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The Ghan

What can I say about the Ghan. It lived up to it's reputation. The staff were amazing and the trip... read more

Reviewed today
Paul M
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Brisbane, Australia
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Outback By Train

This was a fabulous trip. 4days 3nights. Stopping at Kathrine, Alice Springs, Coober Pedy. Our... read more

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Cheryl G
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Mackay, Australia
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The Ghan is one of the world's great train journeys. Travel through the heart of Australia in luxury while enjoying the all-inclusive food and beverages, well-appointed cabins and the Off Train Excursions that allow you to get a feel for the places...more
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Reviewed today via mobile

What can I say about the Ghan. It lived up to it's reputation. The staff were amazing and the trip was fantastic.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed today

This was a fabulous trip. 4days 3nights. Stopping at Kathrine, Alice Springs, Coober Pedy. Our favourite was Coober Pedy, such an interesting place. Would highly recommend this train trip. We went from Darwin to Adelaide.

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed yesterday

This is a special journey and a unique way to see the middle of Australia. We took the Ghan Expedition from Darwin to Sydney. The crew could not be more attentive and the various trips and meals gave everyone the chance to mingle. We have...More

Thank graffhamboy
Reviewed 4 days ago

This journey was on our bucket list and it didn't disappoint. From the welcome at Adelaide train station to the drop off at the hotel in Darwin, nothing was too much trouble for all the staff. We booked Gold class cabin (bunks) and whilst it...More

Thank Andy1pom
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an iconic railway journey, which is well worth it. The meals were lovely and the lounge was spacious compared with other such journeys.

Thank OriginalOldGoat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Ghan from Adelaide to Darwin, with a week in Alice Springs. The trip was a pleasure, and the off-train excursions most enjoyable. The only sour note came in Darwin when the bus from the Ghan, which is included in the fare, refused...More

Thank persimom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This train trip was fantastic! I would recommend it to anyone. The service was second to none. The food was delicious and true restaurant standard. With wine, drinks and food included along with stops to tour the heart of the magnificent country, it was truly...More

1  Thank lyndar867
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled from Darwin to Adelaide fro my 10/10/18 to 13/10/18. Staff were efficient, attentive and just brilliant at organising the off train trips Andy making sure everyone was in the right place at the right time. The food both on and off the train was...More

Thank rdella
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I travelled from Adelaide to Darwin on the Ghan and recommend it highly. The staff were friendly and helpful, the food was very good and the off train excursions were well organised and very interesting. We had booked 10 months in advance...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled on the Ghan Expedition from Darwin to Adelaide in Gold Class in September 2018. We read several of the reviews on Trip Advisor after we had booked and before we actually traveled. The review by Cindy M entitled "OVERrated, OVERcrowded, OVERpriced." concerned us....More

1  Thank Latimers
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brayline
19 September 2018|
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We travelled from Alice Springs to Darwin a couple of weeks ago. Dinner times were 6.30/7.30/8.30pm. When we checked in we were directed to another member of staff who asked our preferred time. For breakfast and lunch you... More
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Shane W
18 September 2018|
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Response from WayneCorp | Reviewed this property |
I am around 6 and I could touch both sides of the coach while sleeping straight like a ramrod.
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