Taste of South Australia Expedition


If you are a lover of fine food and wine, then South Australia must definitely be on your hit list. This flavour-filled State has the perfect combination of climates, soils and topography that produce some of the world’s most sought-after wines and produce.

Members from: $3,810 P.PNon-members from: $3,889 P.P

  • Type

    Train Journeys

  • Destination

    Australia

  • Supplier

    Great Southern Rail

  • Booking Code

    GSRSA

  • Departs

    Multiple departures available. Enquire for more details.

  • Company

    Great Southern Rail


Includes


  • 4 days / 3 nights aboard The Ghan Expedition, Darwin to Adelaide, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Excursions in Katherine, Alice Springs and Coober Pedy

  • Transfer from Adelaide Parklands Terminal to Hotel

  • 5 nights accommodation in Adelaide at Hilton Adelaide including breakfast daily

  • The Iconic Penfolds Experience tour including a 3 course lunch with matching wines

  • 1 day Northern Barossa Valley Voyager including lunch and touring

  • 8 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners

  • Explore the tropical city of Darwin

  • Visit the original Grange Cottage at Penfolds

  • See Penfolds underground cellars

  • Indulge in an exclusive selection of Penfolds' most coveted wines

  • Discover the history of the Barossa Valley

  • Enjoy cellar door tastings


If you are a lover of fine food and wine, then South Australia must definitely be on your hit list. This flavour-filled State has the perfect combination of climates, soils and topography that produce some of the world’s most sought-after wines and produce. 

Itinerary

Day One – Arrive Adelaide

Check in to your accommodation after exploring the food and wine capital at your leisure.

OVERNIGHT: 5 nights Pullman Adelaide

Day Two – Penfolds Magill Estate

As far as gourmet experiences go, today you are about to indulge in one of Australia’s absolute best. The legendary Penfolds Magill Estate – where some of the world’s great wines are produced – is your venue for an epicurean adventure you’ll never forget. Enjoy tastings, including Grange, in private rooms before heading to the Magill Estate Cellar Door for a sumptuous lunch. (B,L)

Day Three – Leisure Day

Today is yours to explore one of Australia’s most elegant and sophisticated cities. If you’d like to get right to the source of that gourmet experience by visiting another wine-growing region, McLaren Vale is a perfect option. (B)

Day Four – Barossa Valley

Today your boutique wine and food touring continues with a visit to the very special and historic Northern Barossa with its 80 cellar doors. You’ll even visit one of the oldest vineyards in the world where Shiraz vines were planted in 1843. (B,L)

Day Five – Leisure Day

Explore more of Adelaide at your leisure. (B)

Day Six – Board the Ghan in Adelaide

Board The Ghan in Adelaide for an iconic showcase journey of inland Australia. As the train leaves the city heading for the Flinders Ranges and beyond, the dramatic changes in landscape will become a familiar highlight of the next two days. OVERNIGHT: 2 nights The Ghan (B,L,D)

Day Seven – the Ghan, Alice Springs

After your first night enjoying the fine dining and relaxed luxury of this iconic train, you’ll wake to an unforgettable outback sunrise at Marla – a remote outpost 160 kilometres from the Northern Territory border that marks the start of the Oodnadatta Track. Enjoy the magnificent outback scenery pass you by as you make your way to Alice Springs. (B,L,D)

Day Eight – the Ghan, Katherine and Darwin

When the landscape transforms into rocky gorges and fast-flowing canyon streams, prepare to experience one of the Top End’s most impressive natural wonders. Continue to Darwin where your journey concludes. (B,L)


Enquire Now



Related


Uluru and Kings Canyon

Uluru and Kings Canyon

Members from: $2,485 P.P

A Touch of Alice

A Touch of Alice

Members from: $1,795 P.P


Disclaimer


* Prices based on twin share. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance Purchase fares are subject to availability. Prices are subject to change.