AUSTRALIA

Ultimate Bush, Rock & Rainforest Experience

Luxury tented resort, Northern Territory
from £7528 9 nights | Year round Exc. flights See price details
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Overview

This classic three-centre holiday showcases some of Australia's finest accommodation in contrasting regions of the country - tropical Queensland, the iconic Red Centre and the tranquil Blue Mountains. Providing high-end lodging, each property is truly individual in style and perfectly located to allow guests to fully appreciate the spectacular surroundings.

Highlights

  • Stay in three contrasting luxury lodges
  • Choose from a range of optional activities from camel treks to snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Take a helicopter transfer from Sydney to Wolgan Valley
  • Enjoy Private luxury 4WD sightseeing transfer from Wolgan Valley to Sydney

Experience a quintessential Australian bush experience at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley. Set in the tranquil heart of the Blue Mountains in New South Wales, this conservation-based retreat combines absolute luxury with rural seclusion.

At Longitude 131° stay in luxurious pavilion tents nestled in the outback desert of the Red Centre. Relax in style and watch the majestic changing hues of both Uluru and Kata Tjuta at sunrise and sunset.

And your final stay will be in Tree house accommodation on the Mossman Gorge River at Silky Oaks Lodge, a premier luxury eco lodge surrounded by the tropical rainforest.

Itinerary & Accommodation

Day 1: Sydney - Wolgan Valley
On arrival in Sydney you will be transferred by helicopter to your ultra luxury resort accommodation. Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is a conservation-based retreat that combines absolute luxury and seclusion with a quintessentially Australian bush experience. All resort accommodation and amenities have been designed using cutting-edge technology and innovative conservation measures whilst perfectly echoing the heritage architecture of the original homestead located on the property. The resort's unique blend of native wildlife, breathtaking landscapes and Australian history can be explored through a range of activities.
Overnight: Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley.
Day 2: Wolgan Valley
The next few days are free for you to relax, unwind and discover. With an inspiring combination of imposing escarpments, luscious green valleys and curious native wildlife, the 7,000-acre wildlife reserve at Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley is waiting to be explored. Home to a unique range of native wildlife and flora, with an ancient geological heritage, guests are able to choose from a broad range of guided tours and activities including hiking nature trails, discovering the countryside on horseback, touring by four-wheel drive, mountain biking through forests, or gazing at a canopy of stars in the stillness of the night. With so many experiences to choose from, the resort's knowledgeable and experienced field guides are happy to recommend activities and experiences to inspire love for Australia's great outdoors.
Overnight: Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley.
Day 3: Wolgan Valley
With the property nestled between two of Australia's most prominent national parks, the Wollemi National Park and the Gardens of Stone National Park in the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area, there are many unique experiences and insights into Australia's wildlife, history and cultural heritage. Today you may explore at your leisure or for those after a more tranquil experience why not consider the ultimate in spa luxury and relaxation at the resort's spa – a tranquil retreat that features an extensive range of exquisite treatments designed to revitalise mind, body and soul.
Overnight: Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley.
Day 4: Wolgan Valley - Sydney - Uluru
Today you will return to Sydney via a private luxury 4WD transfer also taking in some sightseeing en route. You will fly from Sydney to Uluru (flight cost not included). Arrive at Longitude 131° to a warm signature welcome. Settle in to your luxurious tented pavilion and savour the magnificent views from your tent as the light shifts and changes over Uluru. Observe the sights and sounds of the desert along one of the circular walking tracks or simply relax by the swimming pool with a refreshing beverage at arm's reach.
Overnight: Longitute 131°.
Day 5: Ayers Rock
Awake to your own private view of the sun rising over Uluru. Located at the gateway to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Longitude is your luxe 'base-camp' from which to explore the region's many wonders. An exceptional touring program designed exclusively for guests is included in your luxury wilderness experience. Your days are free to explore as you wish. As a suggestion, you may like to begin your day with a guided walk through Walpa Gorge and spend this afternoon learning about the history of the Mala people. Ending at Kantju Gorge enjoy evening drinks and canapés as the sun sets and the glorious colours of Uluru are revealed.
Overnight: Longitute 131°.
Day 6: Uluru
Spend today at leisure. You may like to meander through the rich red sand dunes atop a camel, enjoy a thrilling Harley Davidson ride, join a bush tucker tour or take an amazing helicopter or plane flight, the only way to truly appreciate the scale and grandeur of this spectacular region (additional costs apply). This evening consider joining the optional dusk experience offered by the Lodge, presenting unique perspectives of Uluru and Kata Tjuta as the day departs.
Overnight Longitute: 131°.
Day 7: Uluru - Cairns - Mossman (near Port Douglas)
This morning why not join one of the lodges two exceptional Bespoke Experiences to greet the dawn of a new day, The Rock transforms as the first rays of sun light up the horizon (additional costs apply). Otherwise join a guided hike such as The Valley of the Winds walk at Kata Tjuta or take to the skies over Lake Amadeus. Later today fly from Uluru to Cairns and take a private transfer to your accommodation. Your final stay is at one of Australia's premier luxury lodges, Silky Oaks Lodge, offering a unique experience from which to explore Tropical North Queensland. Spectacularly situated on the Mossman Gorge River, this eco luxury lodge is the ideal location to appreciate your tropical surrounds staying in one of the indulgent Tree houses.
Overnight: Silky Oaks Lodge.
Day 8: Mossman
Adjacent to the property is the Daintree National Park, home to an abundance of wildlife that will be greeting the new day. Today is free for you to relax and discover. You may like to head out to Cape Tribulation, in the heart of the Daintree National Park on a safari tour. You'll walk through the Daintree Rainforest which has changed little in the past 110 million years. A barbeque lunch is served beside Myall Creek where you have the opportunity to take a quick dip in the water before heading back to the Daintree River. Cruising in a solar powered boat is not only environmentally responsible, but it's a great way to get up close to the kings of the river, the Estuarine Crocodile (commonly known as a "salty"). You will not only see crocodiles on the Daintree River, but also a myriad of birds, frogs, snakes and other animals that call this area home.
Overnight: Silky Oaks Lodge.
Day 9: Mossman
Today you have another free day to explore. Highly recommended is a trip out on the Great Barrier Reef, most operators offer a wonderful array of activities onboard including snorkelling, swimming and diving! Other options include a lunchtime picnic and dip in the river at Figtree Rapids or visiting the nearby town of Port Douglas. This evening enjoy your last night in tropical paradise, hop in the hammock, grab a book from the library or dine in the Tree house restaurant, showcasing the freshest local produce.
Overnight: Silky Oaks Lodge.
Day 10: Mossman - Cairns
Today you can either wake up with the birds to squeeze in a few more hours beside the pool or, sleep-in and have a leisurely breakfast before taking your private transfer back to Cairns.

Accommodation Options

Emirates One&Only, Wolgan Valley

  • Grade: Deluxe Full Board
  • Type: Luxury Lodge

This conservation-based retreat combines absolute luxury…

Longitude 131°, Uluru

  • Grade: Deluxe Full Board
  • Type: Luxury Lodge

Facing majestic Uluru, Longitude 131° commands spectacu…

Silky Oaks Lodge, Daintree

  • Grade: Deluxe B&B
  • Type: Luxury Lodge

This luxury lodge is located in a stunning riverside loc…

Accommodation

A variety of accommodation options are included in this holiday, some of which are listed above. For further details, please contact us.

Prices & Dates

Price from £ per person

 Twin  Single 
 £7,528  £14,285

Price Includes
3 Nights at the Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in a Heritage Suite including all meals ● 3 nights at Longitude 131° in a Luxury Tent including all meals and touring ● 3 Nights at Silky Oaks Lodge in a Garden Tree house including full breakfast ● Helicopter transfer from Sydney to Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley ● Private luxury 4WD sightseeing transfer from Wolgan Valley via Katoomba to Sydney ● Return airport transfers from Ayers Rock Airport to Longitude 131° ● Return private transfers between Cairns and Silky Oaks Lodge.

Price Excludes
International and domestic flights and airport taxes ● Fuel ● Travel insurance ● Personal expenses ● Tips and gratuities

 

Departures year round

*Please note Longitude 131 is closed for refurbishment between 01.04.2017 - 31.07.2017
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