12 Sep 2018 • 8 Day Indian Pacific with WA Adventure • Rail & Tour Package

  • Pricing

    per person twin share  –  $4,750

    single price  –  $5,100

    Inclusions

    • Return Flights
    • Gold Class Service Indian Pacific
    • Off Train Excursions included
    • 4* Accommodation Perth
    • Perth City Sites Tour
    • Swan River Cruise & Buffet Lunch
    • Fremantle Highlights Tour
    • Pinnacles & Benedictine Abbey Tours
    • Busselton, Margaret River, Augusta
    • Mammoth Cave, Boranup Forest, Cape Leeuwin
    • Perth Mint Guided Tour and Gold Pouring
    • Fully Hosted by Friendly Staff

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    DAY 1 – Depart for Sydney Indian Pacific Gold Class

    Departing from your home port this morning, you will arrive in Sydney and then make our way to meet the Indian Pacific and embark on an epic transcontinental journey across Australia to Perth. (B,L,D & all beverages) Overnight Train

    DAY 2 – Broken Hill, Adelaide

    Broken Hill, a classic mining town where the streets are wide and there is a pub on every corner. On your Off Train Excursion we visit the Pro Hart Gallery and many other attractions. Boarding again, we make our way arriving in Adelaide were we explore by coach, boutique wineries or Hanhdorf Village. (B,L,D & all beverages) Overnight Train.

    DAY 3 – Cook, Rawlinna

    Overnight we will have made our way from South Australia into Western Australia. Wake up and marvel at the raw beauty of the Nullarbor. Take some time to reflect on the changing landscapes in your journey and to enjoy the hospitality of the Outback Explorer Lounge .Your sense of wonder will be well and truly ignited when it comes time to set foot at Rawlinna that evening. Under brilliant desert stars, enjoy an evening stop to partake in a traditional Outback dinner under the wide Nullarbor skies while enjoying a chilled beverage and canapés. (B,L,D & all beverages) Overnight Train.

    DAY 4 – Arrive Perthblue mountains thumb

    This morning the Avon Valley comes into view The mild skies and cool green vales of this picturesque part of the world will truly delight. Arriving into Perth after lunch, we will be met by our coach and enjoy an orientation tour of this beautiful city including panoramic views of city’s skyline from Kings Parkbefore make our way to our accommodation. (B,L,D) Overnight Perth Ambassador

    DAY 5 – Swan River Cruise Fremantle Tour

    Today after Breakfast we will depart on our relaxing cruise on the Swan River with interesting commentary of the sights and history en route to Fremantle. We will then enjoy a fascinating tour of the port city learning of it’s colorful history. After building up our appetites we will re board our vessel and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on our journey back to the city. (B,L,D) Overnight Perth Ambassador

    DAY 6 – The Pinnacles Benedictine Abbey

    Travelling through the Swan Valley we arrive at New Norcia, which is renowned for its Benedictine Abbey. We visit the Famous Benedictine Community with a guided tour of the town and main sites. Next we move on to the Abbey Church, followed by a visit to St Gertrude’s College, a grand gothic style building which opened in 1908. Fish and Chips for lunch at the New Norcia Hotel. Following lunch, we head off to the Western Wildflower Farm for a talk about how wildflowers are dried and exported. Continue on for an easy paced walk through the mystical Pinnacles Desert and see the Pinnacles from the look out over the park and if time permits make a visit to the Pinnacles Desert Discovery Centre. Return to Perth down the Indian Ocean Drive. (B, L ,D) Overnight Perth Ambassador

    DAY 7 – Margaret RiverBarossa Thumb

    Today we travel south driving through farmland with grazing cattle and passing by coastal towns. Arriving at Busselton, stop for morning tea (own expense) at the iconic Busselton Jetty, the longest timber jetty in the southern hemisphere. The to Margaret River Brewery for a gourmet platter lunch with complimentary beer and cider tastings. Following lunch, it’s on to Mammoth Cave for a guided tour through this gothic cave with vast chambers . Continuing south, through the Boranup Forest of enormous Karri Trees we reach the most fascinating part of the region, Augusta. Here at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, marvel at the dividing point of the Southern & Indian Oceans, a rare phenomenon to view the meetings of the two Oceans. Then we head North to the township of Margaret River and stroll the main street, taking a break for a light dinner (own expense) then it’s back to Perth arriving in the evening. (B, L ) Overnight Perth Ambassador

    DAY 8 – Perth Mint Depart Perth

    Following breakfast we will depart for the Perth Mint. We will enjoy a guided tour of this grand heritage building learning of the allure of gold that was established as a branch of Britain’s Royal Mint in 1899.We will then depart for our journey home after one of the most fascinating rail journeys in the world. (B)

  • Only one date available for this train & tour package

    12 – 19 September 2018

    Call us on 1300 689 461

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