Indian Pacific to Perth with 6 days luxury coach touring in Perth. Combine the grandeur of crossing the Nullarbor aboard the Indian Pacific with luxury coach touring in Western Australia. Visit Margaret River, famous for its wineries, beaches, breweries, seasonal wildflowers, and local produce. Discover the eerie Pinnacles Desert and enjoy a lunch cruise down the Swan River to Fremantle. Themes include: New South Wales, South Australia, Western Australia, Departs from Sydney, Indian Pacific, Luxury Coach, Returns from Sydney. + Show more
Indian Pacific Sydney to Perth (Gold Service)
All Airfares (e.g. home to Sydney & Perth to home)
5 Nights Accommodation in Perth
3 Nights Gold Cabin Accommodation on Indian Pacific (2 nights ex Adelaide)
Hotel Breakfast Daily, 3 Lunches, including Special Cruise Lunch
All meals onboard Indian Pacific, FREE beverages throughout your journey, FREE toiletries kit, Cabin Steward service , in-cabin music and commentary, use of 'Outback Explorer Lounge'
All Indian Pacific Off-Train Excursions & Activities (eg Broken Hill, Adelaide, Kalgoorlie, Rawlinna, Cook)
3 Luxury Day Tours: Perth & Fremantle Tour, plus choose 2 or more from these options: Pinnacles Desert & Wildflowers; Pinnacles 4WD Adventure; Margaret River and Wineries; Wave Rock, York and Wildflowers; Tree Top Walk & Valley of the Giants
Swan River Cruise with Special Lunch
Transfers from train station to your Hotel
Hotel to airport transfers
FREE DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book ($500 Value)
Indian PacificBroken Hill (Sydney to Adelaide)AdelaideKalgoorlie (Perth to Adelaide)Cook (Perth to Adelaide)Rawlinna (Sydney to Perth)PerthFremantleSwan River CruiseSpecial Cruise LunchPinnacles DesertMargaret RiverSpecial Winery LunchBusseltonWildflowers (in season)New NorciaWinery VisitBusselton JettyCape Leeuwin LighthouseLancelinBenedictine AbbeyCaversham Wildlife ParkMammoth CaveMandurahDawesville ChannelBoranup ForestEagles Heritage Raptor CentreNambung National ParkSouth PerthPerth BeachesKings Park and Botanic GardensTree Top WalkSwan RiverNorthbridgeCrown Casino and Resort PerthThe WACA (cricket ground)The Bell TowerThe Perth MintMuseum of WAArt Gallery of WAPerth Town HallWatertown Discount Shopping ComplexEast PerthRiverside DriveFraser AvenueWest PerthPerth ArenaHeirisson IslandSupreme Court GardensElizabeth Quay Development
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DAYS 1–4 Indian Pacific Sydney to Adelaide to Perth
Your epic journey from Sydney to Perth takes you along the longest stretch of straight railway track in the world, it's a journey of contrast encompassing some of Australia's most beautiful and diverse landscapes including the magnificent Blue Mountains and the vast empty expanse of the Nullarbor Plain.
See below for full details on your Indian Pacific journey.Note: passengers embarking in Adelaide join on Day 2.
As the Indian Pacific arrives into Perth on day 4, you can sense the laid-back pace of this beautiful city fringed between the Indian Ocean and Swan River. You will be transferred from the railway station on arrival in Perth to your hotel. You can relax and use the rest of the day to explore your hotel and its facilities, perhaps take a stroll around the neighbourhood and central Perth.
3 Nights Gold Service Cabin on the Indian Pacific (2 Nights ex Adelaide), 3 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 3 Dinners, Luxury Broken Hill Coach Tour, Luxury Adelaide Coach Tour (Sydney to Perth customers only)
DAY 5 Perth “Welcome” Tour with Fremantle
Perth has it all, modern and cosmopolitan with a big city vibe it still retains a friendly smiling atmosphere, outdoor lifestyle sits easily with urban chic, quality restaurants and eateries abound, golden beaches and the beautiful Swan River offer a wealth of opportunity for playing about in the water and the city's eclectic arts and entertainment scene spoil you for choice.
Let us show you the sights of our beautiful city of Perth to get your bearings and benefit from the informative commentary. It's a true welcome to Perth. This three and a half hour tour takes in most of the city's major attractions plus takes you to South Perth across the Swan River and along Perth beaches. Now you have a good orientation and knowledge of the Perth area, you can return to soak up some places at your own pace. Don't forget your DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book for amazing discounts and bonuses.
The bohemian port town of Fremantle has a unique feel and distinctive cafe lifestyle. See the amazing colonial architecture and experience Fremantle. En route to Fremantle take in the views from the "Tree Top Walk" in King's Park and travel along some of Perth's finest beaches. Travel back to the city alongside the Swan River. (Half day luxury coach tour). This amazing Special Holiday Package represents unbeatable value and choice.
Breakfast, Luxury Coach Tour with Hotel Pick Up, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 6 Pinnacles Desert, New Norcia and Wildflowers.
Lying in the Nambung National Park, the Pinnacles are a breathtaking wonder of Mother Nature. These amazing, natural limestone structures hold an exquisite air of mysticism and intrigue, especially as the sun's warm hue illuminates the magical stones. The gorgeous town of New Norcia is renowned for its wonderful Spanish architecture and unique history. Founded by Spanish Benedictine monks in 1847, New Norcia's quaint streets are full of heritage listed buildings, including the beguiling Monastery, where you can still join the monks for prayer. The Western Australian landscape explodes in a kaleidoscope of colour and beauty as thousands of magnificent wildflowers bloom in a spectacular seasonal show of nature at its most breathtaking.
Today we combine the amazing natural wonder of the Pinnacles Desert with the unique living history of the 170 year old Spanish Benedictine enclave of New Norcia. We see Guildford and the fertile Swan Valley en route to New Norcia for a special guided tour of Australia's only monastic town, including the monk's shop for some famous New Norcia nut cake and breads. Visit a Wildflower Farm, the lobster fishing village of Cervantes and enjoy a gentle stroll through the mystical limestone pillars of the Pinnacles Desert.
We tour north through the historic and charming Guildford, onto the Swan Valley (Western Australia's first wine growing region) and stop at New Norcia for a private guided tour (including buildings not accessible to the public documenting the orders history in Australia since 1846). See New Norcia Museum and Art Gallery (a piece of Spain comes alive, find extraordinary artefacts dating back to when New Norcia was an Aboriginal mission, historic wheatbelt farming techniques), New Norcia Abbey Church (home to one of only two large Moser organs, originally crafted in Germany) and St Gertrude's College (a grand gothic style building which was originally built as a girls boarding school and opened in 1908). Enjoy morning tea. Afterwards, perhaps visit the Benedictine Community produce shop for the chance to purchase hand crafted goods including olive oil, fruit, wine, New Norcia nut cake and breads. We visit a wildflower farm for a talk and see how wildflowers are dried and exported worldwide. Stop to view wildflowers throughout the day whilst they are in season (including orange flowering christmas tree, kangaroo paw, banksia, wattle and everlastings). Pass Emu Downs Wind Farm at Badgingarra (48 wind turbines, 68 metres high, gracefully producing clean electricity to power 50,000 homes) and see Ronsard Bay (remarkable colours). Travel to the laid-back lobster fishing village of Cervantes (pristine white sand beach, turquoise waters teeming with marine life) for a stop. Enjoy a delicious picnic style lunch. At the Nambung National Park (array of coastal dunes, rich in flowering plants, beautiful beaches of Kangaroo Point and Hangover Bay, western grey kangaroos) we learn about the remarkable natural environment that houses the Pinnacles Desert. See the Pinnacles from the lookout or take a stroll through part of the Pinnacles Desert (containing thousands of limestone pinnacles, up to 5 meters high, over a massive area of 190 hectares) to get up close to these remarkable and mystical geological features. Visit the Pinnacle Desert Discovery Centre to learn even more about these natural wonders. Head back to Perth with your camera full of remarkable images of today's great adventure.
Breakfast, Luxury Day Tour with Hotel Pick-Up, Morning Tea, Lunch, Entry Fees, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 7 Margaret River, Wineries & Special Lunch
Margaret River combines one of the world's premier wine and food regions with one of the world's best surfing locations. It's Western Australia's popular and high profile holiday playground. Many visual treats are on offer here including the dramatic coastline, calm sandy bays, massive caves, seasonal wildflowers and Busselton Jetty, the Southern Hemisphere's longest jetty. The beautiful Margaret River Wine Region is a taste of paradise for food and wine lovers. Sample world-class wines such as sensational shiraz, exquisite chardonnay and scintillating sauvignon blanc which are produced here in its many picturesque boutique wineries. Culinary gems include irresistible hand-made chocolates and mouth-watering cheeses. Each year Margaret River hosts the world surfing championships.
Today we travel south from Perth deep into the South West of Australia. You will experience the Busselton and Margaret River areas, have a guided tour of Mammoth Cave, see massive Karri trees, explore Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, enjoy a Special Brewery Lunch with craft beer tastings and visit a respected winery for some wine tastings and to learn about local winemaking.
Tour through the southern suburbs of Perth, through the Peel Region and onto Busselton. Stop to see the longest wooden jetty in the Southern Hemisphere (doubles as an artificial reef, stretching 1.8km across the peaceful waters of Geographe Bay). Tour through the Margaret River Wine Region and onto a premium local microbrewery for your indulgent Special Lunch in magnificent surrounds. Enjoy the flavoursome Special Lunch created from fresh local produce accompanied with beer tastings from this craft brewery. Take a guided tour through the gothic like Mammoth Cave with vast chambers full of amazing formations (revealing fascinating facts about the flora and fauna of this region). Be awestruck at the size of the massive Karri trees at stunning Boranup Forest (over 100 years old, stretching for kilometres, pale barked Karri trees up to 60 metres tall). Visit Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse (meeting point of the mighty Southern Ocean and the massive Indian Ocean, most south westerly tip of Australia, 39 metres high). Visit one of the many respected wineries to taste some of the very best wines and to gain an insight into the local winemaking industry. Stop at the quaint and bohemian Margaret River Township (unique specialty shops featuring craftwork created by locals, chic cafes). Head back to Perth with a deep appreciation of this world-class wine region and understand why it's such a popular destination.
Breakfast, Luxury Day Tour with Hotel Pick-Up, Special Lunch, Entry Fees, Busselton Jetty, Wine and Beer Tasting, Guided Cave Tour, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 8 Swan River Cruise with Special Lunch
The stunning Swan River meanders its way through the beautiful city of Perth, this scenic and vibrant waterway is the city's beating heart. Perth's residents make the most of this wonderful waterway, families picnic on its banks, joggers and cyclists follow its course and boats bob gently on its shimmering waters under endless blue skies. The Swan River is the perfect spot from which to view the wonderful cityscape of Perth, its northern waters lead to the stunning Swan Valley, Western Australia's world-renowned wine producing region and westward the river leads to the historic and charming city of Fremantle and the azure Indian Ocean.
Today experience a scenic cruise to Fremantle and the Indian Ocean whilst enjoying your Special Buffet Lunch. See the city skyline, Kings Park, millionaire's row, giant sand spit and the bustling historic port of Fremantle. Choose from a selection of wines or beer to accompany your delicious Special Lunch and enjoy morning tea.
You are transferred to beautiful Barrack Street Jetty in the heart of the city, see the building work of the massive new riverfront Elizabeth Quay, named in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Set sail on your large stable vessel for today's river cruise. Enjoy spectacular views as you cruise the calm waters between Perth and Fremantle. Your Captain will point out the many sights, including Perth's impressive Bell Tower, Kings Park, the restored old Swan Brewery, Royal Perth Yacht Club, many magnificent homes overlooking the river and Fremantle's busy inner harbour. You will learn about Perth's rich history (and about some of its more notorious individuals). Tea and coffee is served in the morning. Your delicious Special Buffet Lunch is taken onboard looking out over million dollar river views. It includes hot dishes, continental meats, fresh local prawns and mixed variety of gourmet salads all followed by cake and dessert. You have a choice of wines, beer or soft drinks. This afternoon you can wander through the streets, shops, galleries and museums of Perth or simply relax at your hotel.
Breakfast, Swan River Cruise, Special Buffet Lunch, Local Wines and Local Beers, Live Entertainment, Overnight Accommodation.
DAY 9 Say Goodbye to Perth
Time to say goodbye to beautiful Perth, your fellow travellers and friendly hotel hosts. Your transfer will take you back to Perth Airport to meet your flight home.
Breakfast, Airport Transfer.
Inclusions onboard the Indian Pacific
Relax in your private Gold Service Cabin and watch the passing landscapes of Australia pass by through your large window. Enjoy all meals onboard the Indian Pacific in the stylish Queen Adelaide Restaurant Car (flexible times, hearty breakfasts, two course lunches, three course dinners). Your package includes FREE soft drinks, beers, high-quality standard wines, base spirits, tea and coffee throughout your journey on board. You will also receive a FREE toiletries kit. You have Cabin Steward service, in-cabin music and detailed journey commentary (available from your cabin sound system) and you will love the cosy but exclusive atmosphere of the Outback Explorer Lounge. Your package includes Gold Service but can be upgrade to Platinum Service.
Upgrade to Platinum Service: Experience the luxury of larger cabin space (twice the size of a Gold Service Twin Cabin) along with private Platinum Transfers, in-cabin breakfasts and access to the exclusive new Platinum Lounge and Restaurant. See Upgrade Options below for details.
Flights Home Included
This package includes all flights as detailed below in the price section (including all fees, levies and taxes). However, we can tailor this package to include our special discounted 'package only' airfares from anywhere. Simply let us know.
Perth Hotel Included
You have 3 choices of accommodation in Perth. Our "Good Standard" central Perth hotel has great facilities, a comfortable room and friendly service (typically 3.5 stars). Alternatively, why not treat yourself? The "Deluxe" hotel has superior facilities, stylish room and first class service (typically 4 stars). The “Luxury” hotel is upscale with a more luxurious feel for the discerning traveller and great for celebrating an anniversary (typically 5 stars).
The package is priced on the "Good Standard" option. See Optional Upgrades below for more details, or simply ask.
Rail and Airport Transfers Included
You will be transferred from the Indian Pacific railway station on arrival in Perth to your Perth hotel. You will also be transferred from your hotel to Perth airport for your journey home.
Off-Train Excursions & Stops Included:
This package includes FREE Off-Train Excursions, many with various touring options and activities:
• Kalgoorlie (Perth to Sydney): Stop and discover unique Kalgoorlie. Historic Kalgoorlie is the birthplace of Western Australia's mineral wealth, sparked by the massive gold rush following Paddy Hannan's initial discovery in 1893. Today, Kalgoorlie produces 10% of the world's gold and is a vibrant, prosperous modern town with its rich history clearly visible through its amazing colonial architecture.
• Adelaide (Perth to Sydney): Adelaide is famous for stylish architecture, beautiful parklands, boutique shopping, cafe strips, sandy swimming beaches, fabulous arts events, festivals, nightlife, and sandstone cottages with sweeping gardens. Your Adelaide Off-Train Excursion gives you access to some of the most talked about attractions in Adelaide.
• Cook (Perth to Sydney): You will also stop at Cook (South Australia) the almost deserted ghost town 826km from Augusta, with a current resident population of 4 people and named after the sixth Prime Minister of Australia, Joseph Cook. Explore the amazing deserted streets to see the now unused historic buildings and the crossing loop on the standard gauge Trans-Australian Railway. Cook is a railway station on the standard gauge rail line from Port Augusta to Kalgoorlie with no inhabited places around. The town was established in 1917 when the railway was built and was named after the sixth Prime Minister of Australia, Joseph Cook. The town in on the longest stretch of straight railway in the world, at 478 kilometres from Ooldea to beyond Loongana. The bush hospital is closed, the swimming pool is empty but Cook still has the ability to spark your curiosity. Ask your Hospitality Attendant for your self-guided walking map of Cook.
• Broken Hill (Perth to Sydney): Stop and discover amazing Broken Hill. This major producer of silver, lead and zinc is known as Silver City. It is the birthplace of global mining powerhouse BHP, that is named after Broken Hill. Nowadays, fine artists base themselves here to gain inspiration from the handsome natural attractions, the bright natural light and spectacular coloured landscapes.
• Rawlinna (Sydney to Perth): Platinum and Gold Service guests will be invited to disembark to partake in a traditional Outback lamb roast dinner under the wide Nullarbor skies. Guests also have the option to dine on board. Squatting on the fringes of Australia’s biggest sheep stations, this little outpost on the Nullarbor Plain is pure jackaroo country. By car, Rawlinna is a five hour trip from the nearest big town, Kalgoorlie. The Rawlinna Station is home to up to 80,000 sheep spread across 2.5 million acres. To put that into perspective, one paddock alone takes 8 hours to muster by plane. Platinum and Gold Service guests will be invited to disembark to partake in a traditional Outback lamb roast dinner under the wide Nullarbor skies. Guests also have the option to dine on board. Recommended Fitness Level: Low
DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book ($500 Value)
You’ll receive the FREE DISCOVER AUSTRALIA Bonus Voucher Book that includes $500 value of discounts and bonuses throughout Perth and WA at shops, restaurants attractions, wineries etc. It’s a great way to save even more on your Western Australia holiday.
The Indian Pacific in Detail
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The adventure that spans Australia... This world famous trans-continental Indian Pacific connects Australia's Pacific and Indian Ocean coasts. Cruise the Nullarbor with stylish luxury. The 4 day journey between Sydney and Perth enables you to experience the kaleidoscope of Australian landscapes, including the dramatic Blue Mountains, historic outback Broken Hill, South Australia's rolling green hills, Adelaide, the expansive Nullarbo Plain, the reg goldfields of Kalgoorlie, the golden wheatbelt and fertile Avon Valley. Enjoy the off-train touring and activities. Savour the food and wines matching the destinations you pass through.
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Platinum Service 1540*$
Upgrade to Platinum Service to join a select group of passengers that will experience the very best in luxury train travel onboard the Indian Pacific including the new and exclusive Platinum Club Car.
Platinum Service includes: Spacious private lounge style cabins, premium ensuite cabin with twin or double bed, panoramic views to each side, personalised cabin steward service, private transfers to and from your journey (up to 50kms), generous luggage limit (3 x 25kg), the new and exclusive Platinum Club Car, Outback Explorer Lounge and Queen Adelaide Restaurant access, Off Train Excursions, all onboard meals including breakfast, lunch and dinner, breakfast served to you in your cabin if you choose (new regional based menu), standard wines, beers, spirits and soft drinks are also included.
The indulgent Platinum Service cabins are nearly twice the size of Gold Service cabins and come with premium fittings. The large panoramic windows give you the best seats onboard the Indian Pacific plus you have an interior window to give you views of both sides of the train at the same time. During the day, your cabin will be configured as a private lounge, with deluxe lounge seating, a table and two ottomans. By night, it is converted to a comfortable bedroom, with either a double bed or twin beds. Platinum Upgrades start at $1540 per person. All packages can be upgraded to include luxurious Platinum Service, simply ask.
"Deluxe" Hotel Upgrade100*$
The "Deluxe" hotel option has superior facilities, stylish room and first class service (typically 4 stars). Upgrade this package to 5 nights in a "Deluxe" Perth hotel, from just $100 per person.
"Luxury" Hotel Upgrade200*$
The “Luxury” hotel option is upscale with a more luxurious feel for the discerning traveller and great for celebrating an anniversary (typically 5 stars). Upgrade this package to 5 nights in a "Luxury" Perth hotel, from just $100 per person.
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