Explore Darwin at your own pace. Visit magnificent Kakadu National Park to discover the sights of Nourlangie Rock, Yellow Water Billabong, Ubirr, Arnhem Land and beyond. Before taking The Ghan Expedition from Darwin to Adelaide via the wonder and beauty of Katherine, Alice Springs, Manguri and Coober Pedy.
Terms and Conditions: Advertised prices are per person based on Advance Purchase Holiday Package fares, in a Gold Service Twin Cabin, valid for new bookings between 16 July 2018 to 31 October 2018. Era of Opulence – Advertised price is based on travel 01 June 2019 to 31 July 2019. Kakadu Splendour – Advertised price is based on travel 01 September 2019 to 31 October 2019. All discounts and savings have been applied to the price. Not available with any other offer. Black-out dates apply. Deposit required within 14 days of booking. Booking and credit card fees may apply. Cancellation fees apply. The fare is non-transferable and non-refundable. For full terms & conditions contact us Prices correct as at 16 July 2018. E&OE. ATAS Number XXXX
Regarded as one of the world’s greatest rail journeys, The Ghan delivers so much more than an extended train ride. It promises access to parts of Australia no other holiday can come close to – the perfect balance of comfort and adventure culminating in an experience that will move you in every sense of the word.
|Average length of train:||774m|
|Average weight of train:||1400 tonnes (based on locomotives and 30 carriages)|
|Length of track:||2979km|
|Length of journey:||54 hours – 2979km|
|Average speed of train:||85km/hour (max speed 115km/hour)|
|Symbol:||The Ghan’s symbol is a camel and its handler in recognition of the pioneering Afghan cameleers.|
|Average number of carriages:||30 including guest carriages, crew quarters, restaurants, lounges and power vans.|