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Ultimate Australia Explorer

From €3029pp including flights
Depart From
Fly from Dublin
Departure Date
Travel 1st Feb- 20th April 2020
10 Nights
From €3029pp including flights
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Experience the amazing sights of Australia, from Sydney to Alice Springs, on The Ghan Train to Darwin and then on to Perth on this ten day Australian holiday

Fly from Dublin to Sydney, where you'll stay three nights at the Parkroyal Darling Harbour. This hotel is less than a kilometre from the National Maritime Museum, and less tha 2 kilometres from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Royal Botanic Gardens. Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge are both about two kilometres from the hotel.

Next, you'll travel to Alice Springs where you'll stay one night at the Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters. The Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime Gallery and Museum of Central Australia are both about two kilometres from the hotel. Guests may make use of the hotel's mountain bikes to explore the Alice Springs Desert Park region.

The next day you'll board the iconic train, The Ghan, for an overnight journey from Alice Springs to Darwin. Enjoy all-inclusive meals and fine wines while aboard. You'll also get to experience fantastic excursions as you journey through the Northern Territory. Learn about the striking natural landscpaes and ancient indigenous history.

On arrival in Darwin, you'll stay two nights at the Mantra Pandanas Hotel. Enjoy Darwin's green areas like Bicentennial Park, several beaches and waterfront area. 

The final part of your Ultimate Australia Explorer tour will bring you to Perth, where you'll spend 3 nights at the Pan Pacific Perth. Visit the Art Gallery of Western Australia, or take in the sweeping views of the city from the Botanic Garden on Mount Eliza. 

Parkroyal Darling Harbour, Sydney

This hotel is conveniently located in the centre of the action, just minutes away from the city's top sights and attractions. Chinatown, the IMAX Theatre, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney Aquarium, The Sydney Entertainment Centre and the central business district of Sydney are close by. Explore the neighbourhood and feel the buzz of energy in the bustling Sydney Central Business District and surrounding areas.

Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters, Alice Springs

This superb city hotel enjoys a strategic setting just 1.5 kms from the centre of Alice Springs. The hotel enjoys a prime setting next to the convention centre, just 2 kms from the train station and 15 kms from Alice Springs Airport. This luxurious oasis offers guests a hideaway from the bustle of daily life, combined with warm hospitality, great service and exemplary facilities.

The spacious guest rooms offer comfortable, relaxing surroundings with modern conveniences. Guests are invited to enjoy a game of tennis or an energetic workout, followed by a refreshing swim in the pool. The hotel also provides exquisite dining options to tempt every palate.

Mantra Pandanas Hotel, Darwin

Located in the heart of Darwin, Mantra Pandanas combines sophisticated city chic with Darwins famous laid back, tropical culture, making this property an ideal base for your Darwin business trip or accommodation choice for the perfect holiday escape. Offering Studio, Hotel, One and Two Bedroom Apartment style rooms, Mantra Pandanas is supremely appointed with modern contemporary decor and luxury amenities.

Selected rooms include a private balcony offering panoramic views across Darwin Harbour and Darwin city skyline, and serves as the perfect vantage point to enjoy the setting sun. Apartments include kitchenette and laundry facilities and can also act as an office with selected apartments providing guests with a dedicated workspace with WiFi internet access. It is a perfect base for travellers looking to explore the Northern Territory's stunning natural beauty and abundant local tourist attractions.

Pan Pacific Hotel, Perth 

This is a great high-rise hotel which enjoys a superb location approximately a 10-minute walk from the central business, shopping, and entertainment districts. It is also within a short drive from the best beaches.

Guests will find several sites of cultural and touristic attractions, including, Perth Concert Hall, the Bell Tower, the Western Australian Museum and the Perth Convention Exhibition Centre. The hotel boasts great rooms with fantastic views to the Swan River and features excellent facilities and high-class amenities; a perfect place for business travellers.

Price is per adult sharing and includes:

  • All flights and airport taxes (from Dublin)
  • 3 nights at the PARKROYAL Darling Harbour, Sydney
  • 1 night at the Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters
  • 1 night train journey on board The Ghan from Alice Springs to Darwin
  • All meals, fine wines and excursions included on board
  • 2 nights at the Mantra Pandanas, Darwin
  • 3 nights at the Pan Pacific Perth

Please ask us about adding great value:

  • Travel insurance
Subject to availability. Terms & conditions apply. Price based on travel Feb 1st to April 20th 2020. Book by 31st August 2019.

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