Spend three days savouring Western Australia’s most popular attractions before boarding the Indian Pacific for an eye-opening journey across the vast expanse of the Nullarbor. Enjoy Off Train Excursions in Kalgoorlie, Adelaide and Broken Hill before a majestic climb through the Blue Mountains and onto the famous harbour city of Sydney.

INCLUSIONS

● 4 days/3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Sydney to Perth, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Broken Hill, Adelaide, Cook and Rawlinna

● Transfer from East Perth Rail Terminal to hotel

● 4 nights accommodation in Perth including buffet breakfast daily

● Triple Tour Deluxe ticket

● 1 day Discover Rottnest tour

● 7 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 3 dinners

HIGHLIGHTS

● Travel though the super-scenic World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains behind Sydney

● Engage with Broken Hill’s booming arts scene and mining heritage

● Taste the local product in the world-famous wine regions around Adelaide

● Ponder the vastness of the Australian continent as you cross the Nullarbor Plain

● Tour around the energetic, confident city of Perth, Australia’s sunniest capital

● Soak up the maritime atmosphere in the historic port of Fremantle

● Cruise to Rottnest Island and meet a quokka

FARES

PER PERSON


Gold Service Everyday SaverFROM $3,319 PP
 SAVE UP TO $840 PER COUPLE

 

RAIL HOLIDAY PACKAGES AVAILABLE ON SELECTED TRAVEL DATES 1 APRIL 2019 - 31 MARCH 2020.

 

 8 DAYS  7 NIGHTS  14 MEALS

 

* Prices based on twin share. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance purchase fares are subject to availability.

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

DAY ONE – BOARD THE INDIAN PACIFIC IN SYDNEY

Make your way to Sydney Central Station and board the Indian Pacific mid-afternoon. Your journey to Perth begins with a steady climb into the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains. A landscape of ancient forests, sheer cliffs and mesmerising views passes by your window. Settle in, open a book or enjoy a pre-dinner drink with your fellow travellers.

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Indian Pacific (D)

DAY TWO – BROKEN HILL

Wake up with a coffee as you arrive in Broken Hill, a classic Australian mining town. Connect with the town’s world-famous artists and mining heritage with a choice of Off Train Excursions. Your journey continues through the southern Flinders Ranges, with a delicious lunch before you arrive in cosmopolitan Adelaide, the South Australian capital. Embark on an afternoon Off Train Excursion to the Adelaide Hills, or the world-famous Barossa Valley or McLaren Vale wine regions. After dinner, reboard the train and continue your journey west. (B,L,D)

DAY THREE – NULLARBOR PLAIN

Enjoy breakfast as you begin your crossing of the Nullarbor Plain, taking its name from the Latin word meaning ‘no trees’. Part way along the world’s longest stretch of straight railway track (478km), have a wander around Cook, an abandoned railway town that was once home to a bush hospital and more than 50 railway workers. Next stop is tiny Rawlinna, a remote outpost bordering the largest sheep station in the southern hemisphere. Here you’ll enjoy an outback dinner under a glorious spread of stars (seasonal). (B,L,D)

DAY FOUR – ARRIVE IN PERTH

Your breakfast treat this morning is watching the delightful Avon Valley pass by your window, as the final stage of your transcontinental crossing to Perth unfolds. Transfer to your accommodation.

OVERNIGHT: 4 nights Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central (B,L)

DAY FIVE – PERTH AND FREMANTLE

With informative commentary, the Triple Tour Deluxe is a terrific way to get to know Perth and Fremantle. Included is a 48-hour hop-on/hop-off pass on the Perth Explorer, an open-top, double-decker bus. Tour around Perth and Kings Park at your own pace, stopping at the attractions that spark your interest. See the city from the water on a return Swan River Cruise between Perth and Fremantle, and enjoy your day as you please. (B)

DAY SIX – PERTH AND FREMANTLE

Continue with your Triple Tour Deluxe today. Take advantage of the day-pass on the hop-on/hop-off Fremantle Tram Tour, and enjoy a fully escorted visit to the historic Fremantle Prison. Don’t forget lunch at Fishing Boat Harbour, a must for any visitor to Fremantle. (B)

DAY SEVEN – ROTTNEST ISLAND

Make your way to Barrack Street Jetty and board the Rottnest Express to unique, diverse Rottnest Island, 22km offshore. A 90-minute air-conditioned coach tour around ‘Rotto’ takes you to some spectacular locations, including Wadjemup Lighthouse and the boardwalk lookout at the rugged West End. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Karma Rottnest Lodge before exploring the island at your leisure (make sure you see a quokka). Back in Perth, discover some the city’s many laneway bars and restaurants. (B,L)

DAY EIGHT – FAREWELL

Check out of your hotel after breakfast: one last chance to explore Perth before your journey home. (B)

 

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

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