Discover two regions of serene nature and sacred First Nations culture – the Red Centre and the Top End – on a nine-day Australian adventure. Explore the rugged landscapes of the Outback, admire Uluru by sunrise and sunset, weave through the gigantic boulders and gullies of Kata Tjuta and trek through the Lost City and Garden of Eden in Kings Canyon. Travel north to Darwin to go bird and croc spotting in the lush Mary River, see traditional rock art in Ubirr, climb high to look down on the Nardab Floodplain, float in the stunning waterholes of World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park, learn some of the sacred history of the First Peoples of Australia at Anbangbang and cruise through the towering rock walls of Katherine Gorge. Gain a deeper understanding and a newfound appreciation of what’s beneath the surface in the real Australia.
- Wander through the magnificent domes of Kata Tjuta, gaze in awe at the sacred rock of Uluru and hike through natural amphitheatres, rocky chasms and lush oases in Kings Canyon.
- Learn about ancient cave paintings near Mutitjulu Waterhole as a local Anangu guide explains the culture and stories behind the art and its connection to the land.
- Dine under the stars and camp within privately owned sites on the red earth of the Outback to experience the true magic of the Red Centre.
- The Mary River Wetlands feature myriad wildlife, including the highest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the southern hemisphere. Get up close to the snappy beasts on a river cruise.
- Discover the wonders of Kakadu National Park. See ancient traditional rock art and consider taking an optional flight over the astounding landscapes.