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Luxury

Savannah Explorer

12 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GOCK12R
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  •  Experiences in 15 destinations
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 32 meals
  • The services of an expert APT driver-guide
  • Take to the skies on a helicopter flight over the Lost City, made up of incredible sandstone formations
  • Board a scenic flight from Adels Grove and take in the spectacular landscapes over Leichhardt Country
  • Travel along the iconic Savannah Way towards Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park
  • Enjoy a relaxing cruise in Karumba and take in the sunset over the Gulf of Carpentaria
  • Embark on the Archway Explorer tour through the mysterious Undara Lava Tubes

Map & Itinerary

Australia Map 2021 GOCK12R
Darwin to Cairns

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

This evening, get to know your fellow travellers, Driver-Guide and Tour Director during a Welcome Dinner at your hotel. If your flight does not arrive in time for this dinner, please contact Broome Operations on the above number for Dinner arrangements.

Stay: Hilton Darwin

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  • Dinner

Discover Litchfield National Park and visit both Wangi Falls and Florence Falls, set amongst a monsoon forest. Enjoy a swim after lunch before visiting the poignant and beautifully maintained war cemetery at Adelaide River. Tonight enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Katherine, The Mataranka Manor Motel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Head to the natural Mataranka Thermal Pool where you can take a dip in the warm, crystal-clear waters, which are said to have healing properties for aches and pains. Visit the remote town of Roper Bar and enjoy a cruise along the Roper River. Discover the mystery that surrounds the death of explore Ludwig Leichardt, who disappeared with his exploration party in this area in 1848. Later, arrive at Lorella Springs Wilderness Park.

Stay: Two Nights, Borroloola, Lorella Springs Wilderness Park

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a highlight of your trip as you take an included helicopter flight over the Lost City, made up of incredible sandstone formations.


Today, you have a full day to explore the pristine wilderness. Guides from Lorella Springs will lead you along bush tracks, as well as swim in the waterholes and relax in the thermal springs. Optional walk from Nanney’s retreat to see Aboriginal Paintings and Caves, or an afternoon at leisure.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Board a scenic flight from Borroloola to Adels Grove, take in the breathtaking landscapes over Leichhardt Country and Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park.


Experience one of the major highlights of your adventure today. Tonight enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Mount Isa, Adels Grove

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After a guided morning tour around the desert oasis of Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park, take a cruise through the breathtaking Lawn Hill Gorge, awash with emerald waters, lush vegetation and native wildlife. Continue cruising along tranquil Lawn Hill Creek before disembarking and enjoying the remainder of the day at leisure to further immerse yourself in these stunning surrounds.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Travel along the Savannah Way towards Liechardt Falls.


Journey to Normanton, then see the famous Purple Pub and Victorian-era railway station. Stop at Wills Camp 119, before dinner at your hotel tonight.

Stay: Karumba End of the Road Motel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Journey to the historic goldrush town of Croydon, the heritage capital of the Gulf and visit the True Blue Interactive Information Centre. Take yourself on a self-guided walking tour of the Croydon town. Enjoy dinner at your hotel tonight.

Stay: Two Nights, Cobbold Gorge Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Discover Cobbold Gorge, hidden away within a spectacularly rugged sandstone formation. This morning, enjoy a boat cruise and tour through these narrow waterways as a guide points out the geological features of this incredible natural wonder. Remember to keep watch for the freshwater crocodiles. Enjoy an afternoon at own leisure, followed by dinner at your hotel.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast this morning continue to Undara, tour Undara National Park with the two hour Archway Explorer. Discover the site of the 190,000-year-old Undara Lava Tubes, a series of underground tunnels formed during a volcanic eruption in the region. Join a Savannah Guide for an informative tour.

Stay: Undara Experience

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Today, travel from Ravenshoe to Herberton and onwards to Cairns. Enjoy a visit and talk at Woodleigh Station, which is located within the surrounds of the quintessential Australian bush. Journey to the beautiful tiered waterfall, Millstream Falls. Later visit Herberton Historic Village before finishing the day in Cairns with a dinner at your hotel.

Stay: The Marina Cairns, Shangri La Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast the remainder of your day is at leisure.

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  • Breakfast

We know that great service is more than just taking care of you on holiday… it’s the unprecedented warmth, care and consideration you’ll be afforded from your first call until after your return home