This is a journey of significance combining the wonders of the Kimberley with one of the world’s most renowned rail journeys – The Ghan Expedition from Darwin to Adelaide. Your adventure into the heart of the pristine Kimberley from amazing Broome will leave you speechless and it only gets better from there.
Price based on Gold service twin share advance purchase on shoulder season departures April, May, August, Nov 2019 & Feb, March 2020. The prices, dates and information supplied are valid at the time of the web page going live, however prices and itinerary are subject to change or may be withdrawn at any time. Advertised prices are per person based on Advance Purchase Holiday Package fares, valid for new bookings between 16 July 2018 to 31 October 2018. 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. Prices correct as at 16 July 2018. Please confirm all details and final cost with your consultant at the time of booking. Product is supplied by Journey Beyond. For full terms and conditions please contact us.
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.|