Western Australia All Over

Perth to Sydney

10 Days9 Nights

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • 6 nights accommodation in Perth including breakfast daily
  • 1 day Explore The Pinnacles, National Park, Lobster Shack and Sand Boarding including fresh lobster lunch
  • ½ day Perth and Fremantle City Explorer
  • 1 day Discover Rottnest including 90 minute Island coach tour and Karma Rottnest lunch
  • 1 day Explore Margaret River including chocolate and wine tastings, lunch and touring
  • Transfer from Hotel to East Perth Rail Terminal (or v.v.)
  • 4 days/3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Perth to Sydney (or v.v.), in Gold Service including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Kalgoorlie, Rawlinna, Cook, Adelaide, Broken Hill and Blue Mountains.

Day 1 (Monday)

PERTH

Make your own way to your accommodation in Perth. Settle in and enjoy the comforts of your hotel, or take a stroll through the city streets, visit the Bell Tower or see the city skyline from Kings Park.

Day 2 (Tuesday)

THE PINNACLES

Start the day with a stop at Yanchep National Park where you get to walk along the 240 m Koala Boardwalk and get up close to koalas as they sit in the eucalyptus trees. Travel further north to the small fishing town of Cervantes where a visit to the Lobster Shack is a must. Take a firsthand look at the region’s multi-million dollar lobster industry where you can walk directly above the 20 tonnes of live rock lobsters. Enjoy a delicious fresh lobster lunch before heading to Nambung National Park for a close look at The Pinnacles. View The Pinnacles on a scenic drive before setting off on foot for an easy paced walk through this eerie yet fascinating landscape. Finish the day at Lancelin where you can admire the extensive sand dunes or, for the more adventurous, perhaps try sandboarding using the sandboard provided. (B,L)

Day 3 (Wednesday)

PERTH AND FREMANTLE

Starting in Perth, the tour takes in all the major attractions of the revitalised Perth CBD including the Western Australian Cricket Ground (WACA), newly opened Elizabeth Quay and Perth Mint. Then it’s on to Kings Park Botanical Gardens, where you will have time to experience a walk through the tree canopies on the Tree Top Walkway or take in the stunning views from the War Memorial back over the city skyline. Enjoy a picturesque drive through the affluent western suburbs of Perth, known as Millionaire’s Row, before reaching Cottesloe Beach, one of the more popular West Coast beaches. Travel on to historic Fremantle viewing the impressive facades of this heritage listed city. Long renowned for its eclectic mix of arty and alternative types, Fremantle’s streets buzz with the songs of buskers, the sidewalks fill with a collection of art, and music floats from trendy cafes and bars. Spend some time leisurely exploring historic Fremantle before returning to Perth. This afternoon is free to explore Perth at your own pace. (B)

Day 4 (Thursday)

ROTTNEST ISLAND

Transfer by coach to Barrack Street Jetty and join Rottnest Express for your ferry across to the Island. Rottnest Island offers many unique and diverse experiences. Explore the beauty and tranquillity of the Island as you sit back and relax in the comfort of an air-conditioned coach. A 90 minute tour around the Island takes you to some of Rottnest’s most spectacular locations including the Wadjemup Lighthouse and the rugged West End where you will also have a chance to step outside and stroll along the boardwalk to the majestic lookout point. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Karma Rottnest Lodge before exploring the Island at your own leisure. Return to Perth by ferry this afternoon. (B,L)

Day 5 (Friday)

PERTH - FREE DAY

Today is yours to enjoy the city of Perth at your leisure. You might choose a sleep-in or take a stroll to the new Elizabeth Quay. Visit Kings Park or do a spot of shopping. The choice is yours. (B)

Day 6 (Saturday)

MARGARET RIVER

This small group tour visits some of the must-see places in this famous region, Margaret River. Leaving from Perth, your first stop is Busselton to see the longest jetty in the southern hemisphere, and then enjoy the stunning ocean views from Yallingup. Head to a premium winery where you can tantalise your tastebuds with a spot of wine tasting followed by a delectable chocolate tasting. Plus, you’ll enjoy a relaxed, wonderful winery lunch and stroll over the bridge into the nearby Margaret River town centre for a lovely nature experience. The final stop for the day is the Yahava Koffee Works where you can smell and taste a variety of coffees 
from all over the world. (B,L)

Day 7 (Sunday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, PERTH

This morning you will be transferred to East Perth Rail Terminal to join the Indian Pacific. A leisurely mid-morning departure from Perth is soon followed by a regionally inspired lunch. The soft, green rolling hills slowly give way to the harsher, but every bit as striking, desert plains. Enjoy a pre-dinner drink and socialising with fellow guests in anticipation of your late-night arrival into the landmark township of Kalgoorlie, where you can experience an Off Train Excursion. Relax in the comfort of your cabin and drift off to sleep. (B,L,D)

Day 8 (Monday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, NULLARBOR PLAIN

Arrive refreshed and eager for a superb sunrise on the Nullarbor. Later that day, alight the train and experience the extraordinary and ever so slightly eerie ghost town of Cook. Watch the passing parade of ever-changing landscape over dinner and share stories with old friends and new in the lounge. (B,L,D)

Day 9 (Tuesday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, ADELAIDE

Wake to a dramatic change of scenery as the train approaches the food and wine capital of Adelaide. Here you will enjoy an Off Train Excursion seeing the highlights of the city or behind the scenes of Adelaide Oval. Reboard the Indian Pacific to take in the striking, ever-changing landscape of South Australia as you head east towards Sydney. Over lunch, watch as pastures dissolve into tough Mallee scrub on approach to Broken Hill. Here you will have the opportunity to participate in an Off Train Excursion before re-joining the train for dinner. (B,L,D)

Day 10 (Wednesday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, SYDNEY

Wake this morning in readiness to wind your way through the magnificent Blue Mountains where you will disembark the train to take in the beauty of this World Heritage listed landscape via the scenic walkways and cable car. See the majestic Three Sisters at Echo Point and the views at Jamieson Valley before continuing your journey into Sydney Central Station. (B)

Alternative

Alternative Departure:

Sydney to Perth (WOSYDEPT), Perth to Adelaide (WOEPTAPT) and Adelaide to Perth (WOAPTEPT)

Fares

Total Package Per Person Twin Share

Prices valid from 01 April 2018 - 31 March 2019

Package price*  
 Low Season Shoulder SeasonHigh Season
Platinum Service Everyday $5,159 pp $5,899 pp $6,119 pp
Gold Service Everyday $3,789 pp $4,199 pp $4,399 pp
Gold Service Advance Purchase $3,299 pp $3,629 pp $4,099 pp


*Prices based on twin share. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance Purchase and Pension Saver fares are subject to availability, please see our Terms and Conditions page for booking conditions.

 

 

To book call 1800 703 357

Booking Code: WOEPTSYD

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