Top Deck - Outback Adventure - Melbourne to Darwin

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Top Deck - Outback Adventure - Melbourne to Darwin

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Duration: 21 days 20 night all inclusive

Time: Darwin pick up at 6:30 am

Location: Melbourne to Darwin

Meet Location: Melbourne

Vibe: BackPacker, Group, Adventure

Fees on Arrival: $0

From $3570

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21 Days, Melbourne to Darwin. A brilliant outback trip from Melbourne to Darwin via Australia's heart.

See the best of South Australia and the Northern Territory with Top Deck, visit a Clare Valley winery, camp under the stars near Uluru, visit a kangaroo orphanage and sleep underground at Coober Pedy. Travel to Adelaide, Flinders Ranges, Parachilna, Kings Canyon, Alice Springs, Katherine Gorge, Kakadu and more on Topdeck's Outback Adventure.


Day 1: Melbourne to Port Campbell
Day 2: Port Campbell to Halls Gap
Day 3: Halls Gap to Mt Gambier
Day 4: Mt Gambier to Adelaide
Day 5: Adelaide
Day 6: Adelaide to Parachilna
Day 7: Parachilna to Quorn
Day 8: Quorn to Coober Pedy
Day 9: Coober Pedy to Alice Springs
Day 10: Alice Springs to Uluru
Day 11: Uluru
Day 12: Uluru to Kings Canyon
Day 13: Kings Canyon to Alice Springs
Day 14: Alice Springs
Day 15: Alice Springs to Darwin
Day 16: Darwin
Day 17: Darwin to Kakadu National Park
Day 18: Kakadu National Park
Day 19: Kakadu National Park to Katherine
Day 20: Katherine to Litchfield National Park
Day 21: Litchfield National Park to Darwin

Bucket List Inclusions:

- Sunset and sunrise over Uluru
- 'Valley of the Winds' walk at Kata Tjuta
- Guided hike of Kings Canyon
- Visit Aboriginal rock art sites in Kakadu National Park
- View the magic of the Flinders Ranges
- West MacDonnell Ranges
- Opal Mine & Town tour
- Wine school and Make Your Own
- Great Ocean Road
- Paint your own souvenir boomerang
- Grampians walks and MacKenzie Falls
- Kakadu River Cruise
- Arnhemland (seasonal)
- Katherine Gorge canoeing (boat cruise in wet season)
- Litchfield National Park Waterfalls

More Inclusions:

- 20 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 9 dinners
- 18 nights in hotels, lodges & hostels, 1night underground, 1night in a swag
- Entrance fees to national parks
- Internal flight/s as marked on trip map
- Modern air-conditioned coach
- Awesome Driver/Guide

Worth Noting:

This trip is a combination of the 5 Day Top End Discovery and the 14 Day Down South & Outback. This package includes internal flights – price may vary when booked inside 42 days before departure.

- Group Size: Maximum 24
- Transport: Modern air-conditioned vehicles
- Start time: Meet at 6.30am in Melbourne
- Finish time: Approximately 5pm in Darwin
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Joe Stead, UK
31 October 2017

Sam was recommended to us by a friend after we needed some advice about renting a campervan and turned out to be the most helpful guy we've met so far. He wrote out a whole calendar guideline for us, gave us ideas for trips (some with his discounts!!) and told us about all the things ..
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Marijn van Nistelrooij, Holland
31 March 2018

I booked my east coast trips with Rat Pack travel and I am happy I did! They gave me some great discounts on my trips and because of that I could see and do all the things I wanted for my budget. Also they have great support, when I had any questions about my trips I could always call them or ..
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Talia Linde, US
26 February 2018

Rented a camper van through Sam and we had the BEST time cruisin the Great Ocean Road! He was super helpful and responsive, answered alllllll my dumb questions, happily made a few changes and everything worked or smoothly. Also got to meet him when I was down in Byron recently and he’..
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Josiah Brown, USA
24 July 2017

Sam from RatPack is awesome! Really friendly, really helpful - he helped us organize our whole road trip, giving us suggestions about where to stop, where not to stop, where to camp for free, which tour companies to use - everything. He laid it all out on a calendar for us while we su..
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Hannah Pow, UK
7 April 2018

Sam at RatPack have been so helpful and provided us with some great deals such as Fraser Island. We booked a lot of things last minute and Sam was still able to get us on sociable tours at a really good rate. Our Whitsundays tour got cancelled and Sam was really quick with ensuring that we rec..
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