Alice Springs to Darwin Express

2-days, 1-night, Devils Marbles, Mataranka, Edith Falls

DEPARTING FROM: We will pick you up from your accommodation in Alice Springs.
DEPARTING WHEN: This tour departs every Monday, from March until the end of October.
FINISHING WHERE: We will take you to your accommodation in Mitchell Street, Darwin.
TOUR INCLUDES: Shared accommodation and dinner. See the itinerary.

The Darwin Express is the best way to travel from Alice Springs to Darwin! See the country and save money on a flight. The 2-day express trip is a fast, affordable way to travel with great photo opportunities along the way. You will visit the Devils Marbles, Mataranka Thermal Springs and Edith Falls. Stay overnight at the historical Daly Waters pub with dinner included. This tour is suited to people aged 18 - 49 years. Book this tour now.

Mulgas Connections

You can join our 3-Day Uluru camping trip before this tour, see our 3-Day Rock Trip.
For more information about combining these tours, please see our Ultimate Package or contact us.

You can also travel in the opposite direction, see Darwin to Alice Springs.

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Day 1: Devils Marbles & Daly Waters Dinner included

Departing from Alice Springs bright and early at 5am. You will head north along the Stuart Highway to visit Karlu Karlu (Devils Marbles). Here you will have some time to explore, take photos and hear dreamtime stories of the area. You then carry on north to the historic Daly Waters pub for a FREE pub meal, staying in dorm accommodation for the night.

Day 2: Mataranka Thermal Springs, Edith Falls & Darwin

After another early start you continue the journey north. You will enjoy a swim in the warm waters of Mataranka Thermal Springs. You then make a short stop in the town of Katherine for a chance to get some lunch. Following this you continue to Edith Falls where you do a short hike to the top pools and go for a relaxing swim. Later you arrive at your accommodation in Darwin at around 5pm.


  • Experienced Australian guide
  • Free pick up from your accommodation in Darwin
  • Free drop off at your accommodation in Alice Springs
  • Air conditioned bus
  • Dinner, pub meal (vegetarians catered for)
  • Shared dorm accommodation at Daly Waters

What to Bring

  • Bottle of water
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • Towel and toiletries 
  • Swimsuit