9 Day Gulf Savannah Hidden Gems

Gulf Savannah Hidden Gems Gulf Savannah Hidden Gems Gulf Savannah Hidden Gems


  • Spirit of Queensland
  • Guflander
  • Karumba
  • Cobbold Gorge Tour
  • Forsayth

Day 1: Spirit of Queensland – Brisbane to Cairns. Travel overnight on board Spirit of Queensland. (D)

Day 2: Cairns Arrive in Cairns this afternoon and make your own way to your hotel. Overnight stay at Coral Tree Inn, Cairns. (BL)

Day 3: Cairns to Forsayth Make your own way to Cairns Central Railway Station for your coach journey with Trans North to Georgetown. Spend time in Georgetown and visit the Terrestrial Centre where you can view the Ted Elliot Mineral Collection. In the afternoon travel to Forsayth. Stay the next two nights at Finnigan’s Rest, Forsayth. (BD)

Day 4: Cobbold Gorge Spend the day exploring Cobbold Gorge, an outback oasis hidden deep in the heart of the Gulf Savannah. Experience a three hour walking and boat tour of Cobbold Gorge’s beautiful and secluded waterway and explore ancient geological landforms. Transfer back to Forsayth in the afternoon. (BLD)

Day 5: Forsayth to Croydon After breakfast, experience the rugged natural beauty of the Savannah Country as you travel to Croydon. Spend time exploring the main street of Croydon before joining a guided walking tour of the Croydon Historic Precinct. Overnight at Croydon Caravan Park. (B)

Day 6: Croydon to Karumba This morning board the historic Gulflander train. Take a leisurely journey from Croydon to Normanton on one of the last designated tourist trains in Queensland. Enjoy commentary from trained Savannah Guides as you cross vast cattle farming land. Transfer from Normanton train station to Karumba. Stay the next two nights in Karumba.

Day 7: Karumba Spend today discovering Karumba. Visit the Barramundi Discovery Centre and tour around the township of Karumba. Tonight enjoy a Croc & Crab Sand Island Sunset Cruise. (B) 

Day 8: Karumba to Cairns Depart Karumba this morning and travel by coach back to Cairns on the Savannah Way. Arrive at Cairns Central Railway Station late afternoon and make your own way to your hotel. Overnight at Coral Tree Inn, Cairns. (B)

Day 9: Cairns Your holiday concludes after breakfast. (B)

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Departs: Saturdays from Brisbane at 3:45pm
April to October 2018 

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