Outback Adventure (Start Darwin)(Multi Share,Start Darwin, End Uluru)
For 18 - 35 Young Professionals, Singles and Students

Vacation Overview

The Australian outback has to be experienced to be believed. This is home to the world's oldest living culture, to skyscraper-sized boulders, scores of crocodiles & kangaroos, ancient rainforest, and the giant red monolith that is Uluru. You'll see it all from Darwin to Uluru in 8 incredible days, with time for sunset hikes, natural wonders, and lunar landscapes along the way.

Outback Adventure (Start Darwin)(Multi Share,Start Darwin, End Uluru) Vacation Itinerary
Vacation Day 1 - Arrive Darwin

After arriving in Darwin, we'll waste no time getting into it as we head out for an optional visit to Crocosaurus Cove. This unique visit lets you get up-close and personal with these primitive predators at the world's largest display of Australian reptiles.

Vacation Day 2 - Darwin to Kakadu National Park

We'll make the most of the day by heading to Litchfield National Park where we'll check out the enormous termite mounds and famous Florence Falls.Here we'll hit Florence Falls - two waterfalls pouring over a wide plateau into into deep, picture-perfect water holes. Grab your swimmers to take a heavenly dip in the crystal clear waters.More adventure awaits us this afternoon as we head to Kakadu National Park. Here, we'll explore the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding National Park. Fully immersed in these timeless lands, we'll settle into our unique special stay for tonight, the Bush Bungalows (seasonal Apr-Oct.)

Vacation Day 3 - Kakadu National Park

Cameras at the ready! We have all day today to explore the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding National Park. You'll have the option to see the unique terrain of the Northern Territory from the sky, gliding over the strikingly different landscapes on a scenic flight. We'll also get to enjoy an included Sunset Yellow Waters cruise this evening, while learning why this region is so important to the local Aboriginal people.

Vacation Day 4 - Kakadu National Park to Darwin

We'll depart Kakadu this morning and head to Pudakul for our included Contiki Cares cultural tour, 100% owned and operated by a local indigenous couple. Here we'll get to experience a guided walk, didgeridoo demonstrations, spear-throwing, bush medicine & crafts, then refresh ourselves with tea and damper.We'll make a stop at Berry Springs (seasonal - dry season) for a dip on the way back to Darwin. Humbled by all the natural splendour,this afternoon we'll arrive back into Darwin for the night. What better way to say farewell to the top end of our trip than with an optional Sunset Cruise on Darwin Harbour?

Vacation Day 5 - Darwin to Uluru

Today we board a flight from Darwin toUluru. With authentic Australian experiences high on our agenda this is the place to be!Today we reach the most iconic rock of all, and a bonafide trip highlight: Uluru. Here we'll settle into our lodge, ready for a few days of exploring this jaw-dropping destination. Before your head hits the pillow, we'll have a BBQ dinner and settle into our lodge, ready for a few days of exploring.

Vacation Day 6 - Uluru

After a comfy night's sleep it's time to get out and about and explore the majesty of Uluru. And what better way to start the day than witnessing the rock bathed in the golden glow of an Australian sunrise? A sacred site for the local aboriginal tribe, this imposing rock is actually a staggering 700 million years old. We'll then get right into the heart of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with a hike to the Walpa Gorge and Valley of the Winds, where boulders bigger than skyscrapers dominate the landscape then marvel at the lesser known but no less impressive rock formation of the Olgas, or Kata Tjuta as it's known to the locals. This afternoon you'll have a chance to try out your skills by taking an optional Segway tour.You could also take part in a dot painting workshop or maybe kick it with camels.

Vacation Day 7 - Uluru via Kings Canyon

Grab your sneakers, camera and your sense of adventure - it's time for a day trip! Our first stop is an included Big BBQ Brekkie at Kings Creek Station, then we're ready to go.Your guided hike around the imposing King's Canyon awaits. Wonder at the lunar-like landscape as you hike through the canyon and take respite from the sun in the shady space at the bottom of the climb, The Garden of Eden. It's as idyllic and mythical as it sounds and is home to its own unique ecosystem in this barren landscape.Finish the day off with a glass of bubbles in hand and the sunset casting a glow over the Outback's most picturesque backdrop, there's no better way to spend your final evening in Uluru.

Vacation Day 8 - Uluru

This morning we'll have the chance to check out the landscape from the clouds with a Skydive over the outback before it's time to say our sad farewells to our Contiki family. Australia, it's been real. We may shed a tear, but we'll never forget what we've experienced together in this spectacular land. And just remember, it's not goodbye, just see you soon.

Vacation Prices
13 Dec,2020
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13 Dec,2020 13:00 20 Dec,2020 12:00 2050 USD twin available
13 Dec,2020 13:00 20 Dec,2020 12:00 2320 USD single available
20 Dec,2020
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20 Dec,2020 13:00 27 Dec,2020 12:00 2050 USD twin available
20 Dec,2020 13:00 27 Dec,2020 12:00 2320 USD single available
29 Dec,2020
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29 Dec,2020 13:00 05 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
29 Dec,2020 13:00 05 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
03 Jan,2021
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03 Jan,2021 13:00 10 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
03 Jan,2021 13:00 10 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
10 Jan,2021
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10 Jan,2021 13:00 17 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
10 Jan,2021 13:00 17 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
17 Jan,2021
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17 Jan,2021 13:00 24 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
17 Jan,2021 13:00 24 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
19 Jan,2021
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19 Jan,2021 13:00 26 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
19 Jan,2021 13:00 26 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
24 Jan,2021
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24 Jan,2021 13:00 31 Jan,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
24 Jan,2021 13:00 31 Jan,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
31 Jan,2021
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31 Jan,2021 13:00 07 Feb,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
31 Jan,2021 13:00 07 Feb,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
07 Feb,2021
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07 Feb,2021 13:00 14 Feb,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
07 Feb,2021 13:00 14 Feb,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
09 Feb,2021
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09 Feb,2021 13:00 16 Feb,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
09 Feb,2021 13:00 16 Feb,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
14 Feb,2021
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14 Feb,2021 13:00 21 Feb,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
14 Feb,2021 13:00 21 Feb,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
21 Feb,2021
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21 Feb,2021 13:00 28 Feb,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
21 Feb,2021 13:00 28 Feb,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
28 Feb,2021
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28 Feb,2021 13:00 07 Mar,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
28 Feb,2021 13:00 07 Mar,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
07 Mar,2021
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07 Mar,2021 13:00 14 Mar,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
07 Mar,2021 13:00 14 Mar,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
14 Mar,2021
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14 Mar,2021 13:00 21 Mar,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin closed
14 Mar,2021 13:00 21 Mar,2021 12:00 2320 USD single closed
28 Mar,2021
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28 Mar,2021 13:00 04 Apr,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
28 Mar,2021 13:00 04 Apr,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available
11 Apr,2021
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11 Apr,2021 13:00 18 Apr,2021 12:00 2050 USD twin available
11 Apr,2021 13:00 18 Apr,2021 12:00 2320 USD single available

 *Prices are not guaranteed until time of booking

All of This & More is Included as standard on your Trip.

Accommodation
  • 7 nights in multi-share: a lodge, a hostel and a Special Stay, wilderness Bush Bungalows in Kakadu National Park.
Food
  • We'll provide 7 breakfasts, plus two group dinners. The rest of your meals we'll leave up to you to explore modern Australian cuisine and local eats. Our TM's will always be on hand with their must-try meal recommendations.
Staff
  • A highly trained Trip Manager who brings your adventure to life. Local Guides who show you a different side to Australia. This is your team. Smart, friendly, fun, and integral to everything we do.

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