Discover Extraordinary WA

Adelaide to Perth

8 Days7 Nights

PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • 3 days / 2 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Adelaide to Perth (or v.v.), in Gold Service including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Cook and Rawlinna
  • Transfer from East Perth Rail Terminal to Hotel (or v.v.)
  • 4 nights accommodation in Perth including breakfast daily
  • 1 day Discover Rottnest including 90 minute Island coach tour and Karma Rottnest lunch
  • 2 day / 1 night Margaret River Getaway – Top Drop Experience including accommodation at 4 star Quality Inn Margaret River, 4 meals, guided tour of Mammoth Cave, visits to Busselton Jetty, Boranup Forest, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Margaret River Township, beer, cider and wine tastings with behind the scenes vineyard and winery tastings
  • ½ day Good Food, Wine and Cider tour in the Swan Valley including local produce and wine tastings and touring

Day 1 (Thursday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, ADELAIDE

Begin your journey at a beautiful Adelaide restaurant where you will enjoy a sumptuous dinner featuring modern Australian cuisine before being transferred to the Adelaide Parklands Terminal for a late evening departure aboard the Indian Pacific. Sleep comfortably as you head north-west to the vast expanse and beauty of the Nullarbor Plain. (D)

Day 2 (Friday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, NULLARBOR PLAIN

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and then marvel at the ever-changing landscape passing by your window before settling down to a regionally inspired lunch. Dinner under the stars awaits at Rawlinna; the remote and beautiful outpost that borders a little sheep station of a mere 2.5 million acres (8,000 square kilometres) (weather permitting). (B, L, D)

Day 3 (Saturday)

INDIAN PACIFIC, PERTH

After a restful sleep, you are greeted by daybreak and breakfast in the picturesque rolling hills of the Avon Valley as you head to your destination of Perth in the mid-afternoon after enjoying a delightful lunch. Transfer to your accommodation at Pan Pacific Perth. (B, L)

Day 4 (Sunday)

ROTTNEST ISLAND

Make your way to Barrack Street Jetty and join Rottnest Express. 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 ninety 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 look-out point. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Karma Rottnest Lodge before exploring the Island at your own leisure. (B, L)

Day 5 (Monday)

MARGARET RIVER

Departing Perth, you will travel south towards the iconic Busselton Jetty, before continuing further south to the Margaret River region. Stop at the famous Bootleg Brewery to indulge in a gourmet platter lunch full of local produce and enjoy award winning beer and cider tastings. Sandalford Winery is the next stop for a chance to enjoy premium wine tastings. Travel further south to Mammoth Cave and Boranup Forest. Be awestruck by the size of the massive Karri Trees as the journey continues to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. From here you will be transferred to your overnight accommodation. (B, L, D)

Day 6 (Tuesday)

MARGARET RIVER

Appreciate some down time this morning before embarking on a busy day of gastronomic delights. Stroll along the main street of Margaret River, there’s plenty of time to unwind as you sip on a cappuccino in a local café and then stroll back to your accommodation. Today discover why one bottle of wine costs $15 while another costs $100 and ask, is there really any difference? Enjoy five guided tastings and introduction to the classic wines of Margaret River featuring exclusive wine pairings with locally produced cheese, chocolate and a range of other flavours. Take time to enjoy a delicious winery platter for lunch and take part in an exclusive blind tasting. Return to Perth later this evening. (B, L)

Day 7 (Wednesday)

SWAN VALLEY

Join this unique small group tour visiting the region’s most delicious locations and enjoying 25+ tasting experiences packed into an exciting and fun-filled half day. Throughout your travels, you will enjoy a brief insight into the history of the Swan Valley and settlement of Perth with informative commentary and a viewing of the historic buildings dating back to the beginning of the Swan River Colony. Tantalise your tastebuds with an extensive range of great tastes including coffee, freshly roasted Australian nuts, nougat, cheeses, explore genuine Australian bush tucker jams, sauces, chutneys made from Australian native food plants at Maalinup Aboriginal Gallery plus fresh macarons. The tour will also feature fresh local honey as well as ice cream, chocolate and award winning wines and port. This afternoon is yours at leisure to further explore the wonderful city of Perth. (B)

Day 8 (Thursday)

PERTH

This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)

Alternative

Alternative Departure:

Perth to Adelaide (DEEPTAPT), Sydney to Perth (DESYDEPT), Perth to Sydney (DEEPTSYD)

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 $4,369 pp $4,979 pp $5,039 pp
Gold Service Everyday $3,269 pp $3,639 pp $3,699 pp
Gold Service Advance Purchase $2,929 pp $3,219 pp $3,479 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: DEAPTEPT

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