The Ghan and Murray Expedition

11 days from $5,999pp*
Sale ends 30 Apr 2018

Save up to $1,180 per person

Your expedition begins in Darwin as you board The Ghan for your three night rail journey through the centre of Australia. On your journey you'll enjoy off train excursions in Katherine, Alice Springs and Coober Pedy. From Adelaide embark on a wonderful four night cruise on the Murray River aboard the paddlewheeler Murray Princess.

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From 1 September 2018, NRMA travel is changing to better meet the needs of our Members. You’ll be able to book directly with local and international tour specialist partners that will provide you with a greater range of travel offers and deals along with expert advice, service, and exclusive savings for NRMA Members. It’s all thanks to NRMA Blue, the bigger, better Member benefits program, giving you ease and access to a range of special offers that help you make the most out of every journey.

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What's included in your package


Package highlights

  • Economy class flights from Sydney to Darwin and Adelaide to Sydney
  • Overnight stay at Darwin Central Hotel including breakfast
  • 3 nights Gold Service aboard The Ghan from Darwin to Adelaide
  • All meals and beverages onboard The Ghan
  • Off Train Excursions at Katherine, Alice Springs and Coober Pedy
  • 2 nights stay at Mercure Grosvenor Hotel, Adelaide
  • Half day Adelaide City Highlights tour
  • 4 night Murray Princess Outback Heritage Cruise
  • All meals and most sightseeing aboard Murray Princess
  • Airport and rail transfers in Darwin and Adelaide


Download The Ghan and Murray Princess Expedition itinerary

Prices and tour dates

Valid for sale until 30 Apr 2018, unless sold out prior

Valid for travel:

2018: 15 May; 12 Jun; 10 Jul; 21 Aug; 25 Sep; 16 Oct. 

Departure date             Murray Princess
Inside cabin
Murray Princess
Outside cabin
Murray Princess
15 May 2018 $6,239* $6,619* $7,199*
12 Jun - 21 Aug 2018 $6,179* $6,539* $6,889*
25 Sep 2018 $5,999* $6,389* $6,969*
16 Oct 2018 $6,099* $6,555* $6,969*

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*Terms and conditions
All fares are Australian dollars inclusive of GST, per person twin share, subject to change and availability. Valid for sale to 30 Apr 2018, or until sold out. Valid for travel selected dates 15 May - 16 Oct 2018. A non-refundable deposit of $1,750 per person is required at time of booking. Airfares are payable in full at time of booking. Final payment is due 50 days prior to departure. Surcharges may apply for special events, public and school holidays and selected weekends. Cabins are strictly limited and once sold prices will revert to higher fare. Credit card fees apply. Valid for new bookings only, not combinable with any other discount or offer. Airfares are included where stated. Fares are based on T class Saver fare with Virgin Australia. When these fares are sold out, surcharges will apply. Government fees and taxes. Cancellation fees apply. Fares correct as at  29 Jan 2018 and may fluctuate due to changes in charges, taxes, fuel surcharges and currency. NRMA Travel Pty Ltd. ABN 48 001 233 567.