Two epic journeys by rail and by sea - this is a dream holiday that takes you across Australia and enables you to enjoy all its highlights along the way. Great food and wine, entertainment, history and culture all combine in an unparalleled two-week adventure. 

INCLUSIONS

● 10 days/9 nights Southern Australia Explorer aboard Sun Princess cruise ship from Fremantle to Adelaide 

● 3 nights accommodation in Adelaide including breakfast daily

● 1 day McLaren Vale Winery Experience including lunch and touring

● 3 days/2 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Adelaide to Perth, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Cook and Rawlinna

● 14 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 11 dinners

HIGHLIGHTS

● Stop in the ports of Port Lincoln, Melbourne, Burnie and Kangaroo Island for optional shore excursions

● Delight in a choice of tantalising cuisine from a variety of onboard ship restaurants

● Enjoy dazzling live entertainment

● Experience the Discovery at SEA program

● Relax in The Sanctuary, a tranquil haven for adults

● Put your feet up at Movies Under the Stars

FARES

PER PERSON

Low season
Gold Service Advance Purchase$3,959
Gold Service Everyday$4,319
Platinum Service Everyday$5,419

 15 DAYS  14 NIGHTS  35 MEALS

 

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

ALTERNATIVE JOURNEYS:

 

Adelaide to Sydney (13D/12N)

 

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

DAY ONE – BOARD THE SUN PRINCESS IN FREMANTLE 

The spectacular Sun Princess provides your passage across Southern Australia. Departing from the Port of Fremantle, your home away from home provides a haven of entertainment and interactive experiences. Departing the portside town at 4pm, you will enjoy a graceful sunset at sea over the Indian Ocean. OVERNIGHT: 9 nights Sun Princess (D) 

DAY TWO & THREE – SUN PRINCESS, AT SEA 

Enjoy the many facilities available to you aboard Sun Princess. (B,L,D) 

DAY FOUR – SUN PRINCESS, PORT LINCOLN 

Today you’ll go ashore in the seafood capital of Australia with time to enjoy its specialty stores, galleries and artisan craft shops or fauna park. Adventurous travellers can even try their hand at shark cage diving or swimming with Australian sea lions. (B,L,D) 

DAY FIVE – SUN PRINCESS, AT SEA 

Relax by the pool, snack in one of the many food venues, or watch a movie under the stars. (B,L,D) 

DAY SIX– SUN PRINCESS, MELBOURNE 

Australia’s shopping and sporting capital, Melbourne is also a super stylish, eclectic and always-exciting metropolis with plenty of sophisticated charm and surprises to enjoy. (B,L,D)

DAY SEVEN – SUN PRINCESS, BURNIE 

Tasmania’s most westerly city, portside Burnie on Emu Bay offers wonderful walks, lookouts and wildlife experiences, as well as heritage charm and character to explore. (B,L,D) 

DAY EIGHT –  SUN PRINCESS, AT SEA 

Take some time out today in the relaxation retreat, The Sanctuary. (B,L,D) 

DAY NINE –  SUN PRINCESS, KANGAROO ISLAND 

The natural beauty of Kangaroo Island is quite remarkable and something that will astound you. Teeming with native wildlife, it is a very special place to explore. Your discovery starts at the seaside town of Penneshaw. (B,L,D) 

DAY TEN –  SUN PRINCESS, ADELAIDE  

At the end of your cruise, it’s time to indulge in Australia’s food and wine capital. Adelaide is renowned for having some of the best restaurants and cafés in the country, stunning architecture, and fantastic markets and shopping. OVERNIGHT: 3 nights ibis Adelaide (B)

DAY ELEVEN –  MCLAREN VALE  

Today you’ll head to where the ‘vines meet the sea’. Beautiful McLaren Vale is a famous and prolific wine growing region set along gorgeous coastline and ridges. McLaren Vale is also known for the warmth and friendliness of the locals who are always willing to share the secrets of the delicious wines produced here. (B,L) 

DAY TWELVE – LEISURE DAY  

Enjoy Adelaide at your leisure today by strolling down the shopping precinct of Rundle Mall, the centrepiece of Adelaide’s city centre. Rundle Mall features a number a number of arcades and plazas containing small boutique shops and eateries for you to explore. (B)

WE RECOMMEND

Adelaide Hills and Hahndorf Hideaway  $180 per person.

Get your tastebuds ready for a visit to Woodsides Cheese Wrights to sample its awardwinning selection, and then it’s onto Melba’s Chocolate Factory for more taste sensations. And of course, in wine country, you’ll visit three Adelaide Hills wineries before stopping in Australia’s oldest German town, Hahndorf.

DAY THIRTEEN – BOARD THE INDIAN PACIFIC  IN ADELAIDE 

Farewell Adelaide as your journey west on the Indian Pacific begins. OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Indian Pacific (B,D)  

DAY FOURTEEN – INDIAN PACIFIC, NULLARBOR PLAIN 

Travelling along Australia's longest straight stretch of railway is an amazing experience. In the afternoon, we visit the remote town of Cook before dinner this evening under an outback sky. (B,L,D) 

DAY FIFTEEN –   INDIAN PACIFIC, PERTH  

Watch the delightful Avon Valley pass by as the final stage of your amazing journey approaches, heading into Perth where your journey concludes. (B)


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CALL 1800 024 518

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