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Journeys : Apr May 2011
Like to know more? Call RACT Travelworld on 1300 368 111 or visit your local branch. Oprah’s been there – now it’s your time to make the fantastic Norther n Terr itor y your next holiday destination! In a busy world it’s easy to forget how vital it is to recharge our batteries, enjoy some pamper ing and exper ience new horizons. Rediscover what it’s like to feel well-rested in the Northern Territory’s natural environment – and revive w ith an Outback spa treatment in the Red Centre with the Uluru Spa Getaway. As well as pure relaxation, you’ll see sunset and sunrise over the great monolith of the Red Centre, Uluru/Ayers Rock. These are the best times for photography, as the sun casts a rainbow of reds and purples across the rock ’s craggy face. You’ ll also experience visits to four Aboriginal communities, where your Aboriginal hosts will share their local knowledge of Dreamtime stories, indigenous ar t, w ildlife, bush tucker and medicine, as well as artifacts, hunting utensils and weaponr y. Before you head out, e xplore the Outback tow n of Alice Springs and enjoy a dinner with a difference under the stars. In a magnificent bush setting, dinner is cooked in a bush oven or BBQ with the beautiful Treasures of the Top End aroma of mulga wood enhancing the unique flavours of bush foods. The five-day Litchfield and Kakadu Getaway takes in the spectacular cascading falls of Litchfield National Park and the untamed wilder ness of Kakadu National Park, as well as two nights spent in the city hub of Darwin before and after the tour. Begin by exploring the depths of Litchfield National Park, and four-wheeling through to Wildman Wilderness Lodge on the edge of Kakadu National Park. Then you’ll spend time in remote areas such as Jim Jim and Twin Falls (subject to seasonal access), before heading back to your hotel in the heart of Kakadu. Finally, after a full day of indigenous rock art sites and culture, return to Darwin. The last package takes you to Aboriginal- owned Arnhem Land with its soaring escarpments, where you’ll witness a unique blend of traditional and living culture. Far from the hustle and bustle, you’ll explore stunning Outback landscapes and uncover ancient rock art sites, glide along Kakadu’s spectacular East Alligator River and cr uise between the towering gorge walls of the imposing K atherine Gorge – it’s a Top End Outback adventure to treasure. April / May 2011 53 Explore the Northern Territory! Katherine Uluru / Ayers Rock Kakadu Browse our range of holiday ideas, a tasting platter of adventures through Australia’s Northern Territory designed to reawaken your inner adventurer, where you can travel to your own itinerary and soak up the rich flavours of the Northern Territory’s nature, culture and outback experiences. Litchfield and Kakadu Getaway 5 days from $1600* This 5 day holiday takes in the spectacular cascading falls of Litchfield National Park and the untamed wilderness of Kakadu National Park, as well as two nights spent in the city hub of Darwin. INCLUDES: 2 nights 4 star accommodation Darwin, 3 Day Litchfield and Kakadu 4WD Tour including hotel transfers, touring in air-conditioned vehicle, some meals plus accommodation with 1 night at Wildman Wilderness Lodge BOOKING CODE: TDT1AAT4 Visit the Outback 8 days from $1040* Travel into Aboriginal-owned Arnhem Land with its soaring escarpments and witness a unique blend of traditional and living culture, in the one area of Australia where indigenous culture is still dominant. Far away from the hustle and bustle, explore the stunning outback landscapes and uncover ancient rock art sites. INCLUDES: 3 nights 4 star accommodation Darwin, 5 days motorhome rental including unlimited kilometres, 1 Day Arnhem Land Safari, Yellow Waters Cruise, Katherine Gorge Nit Nit Dreaming Cruise BOOKING CODE: TDT11OB2 Conditions Apply * Price per person twin share, inclusive of GST, in Australian Dollars and is Land Only. Prices are subject to change without notice and limited availability. TDC1RL3 - Valid for sale until 20Mar12. Valid for travel 1Apr11-31Mar12. Discounted rates available for travel Jul-Nov11. Uluru Kata Tjuta Park Fee of $25 per person has been included in the advertised package price, however this is payable direct. TDC1RT2 - Valid for sale until 20Mar12. Valid for travel 01Apr11-31Mar12. TDT1AAT4 - Valid for sale until 25Oct11. Valid for travel 01May11-31Oct11* excluding special event dates 14-22Jun11 & 27Jul11-03Aug1. Selected departure dates apply - 3 Day Tour departs on Wednesday & Saturdays. TDT11OB2 - Valid for sale until 25Jun11. Valid for travel 01May11-30Jun11. TDT1AAT4 & TDT11OB2 - Kakadu National Park entry fee of $25 per person has been included in advertised package price, however this is payable direct. A business division of Tourism NT. ABN 43 978 766 299. CR1768 Uluru Spa Getaway 4 days from $1265* The Red Centre is place of peace and spirituality for many travellers. Embrace the time for yourself and treat youself to some soul restoring spa treatments before visiting and becoming immersed in the spritual nature of Uluru. INCLUDES: 3 nights 5 star accommodation at Ayers Rock, Voyages Ayers Rock Resort Red Ochre Spa Package, SEIT ALL Tour Pass includes 2 Half Day tours - SEIT Kata Tjuta & SEIT Uluru ADD ON: Sounds of Silence Dinner for an extra $164 pp BOOKING CODE: TDC1RL3 Sunsets, Starlight & Red Centre Experiences 6 days from $1911* Explore Uluru and Kata Tjuta with this Eco Certified operator who’s guides will impart their extensive knowledge of the geology and unique botanical adaptations present in the Red Centre. Listen to stories highlighting the cultural significance of Uluru & Kata Tjuta. INCLUDES: 3 nights 4.5 star accommodation in Alice Springs, 2 day Uluru & Kata Tjuta 4WD Eco Experience, Mbantua Sunset & Starlight Bush Dinner BOOKING CODE: TDC1RT2 per person twin share per person twin share per person twin share per person twin share RACT Travelworld Call 1300 368 111 Lic.no TAS025. The price shown is for a cash payment. Credit card fees of up to 2% will apply. For any additional travel arrangements outside this offer service fees may apply. Please ask at the time of the booking.
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