Best of the West

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.

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Perth to Adelaide

6 Days5 Nights

Package includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation Perth
  • 1 day Perth Triple tour
  • 1 day Discover Rottnest Island tour
  • Transfer from hotel to East Perth Terminal (or v.v)
  • 2 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Perth to Adelaide (or v.v)

Day 1 (Thur)

Perth

This afternoon, check in to your hotel for the next three nights, Travelodge Perth. Spend a leisurely afternoon discovering the sights of Perth. Stroll through the grounds of Kings Park or make your way down to Barrack Street Jetty. Watch the bell tower lights glisten in the night or grab a bite to eat at one of the many nearby restaurants.

Day 2 (Fri)

Perth

Discover Perth onboard the hop-on, hop-off bus tour. The route has eleven stops, allowing you to come and go as you please. Head towards Barrack Street Jetty and board a sleek sightseeing vessel. Journey down the length of the Swan River, towards the shores of Fremantle. Once you arrive in Fremantle you’ll be shown aboard an awaiting tram. Like the bus tour, this quirky service allows passengers to hop-on and off at various points along a scenic route. You’ll have plenty of time to discover Fremantle before the cruise boat arrives for your return to Perth. (B)

Day 3 (Sat)

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 tranquility 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. (B,L)

Day 4 (Sun)

Indian Pacific, Perth and Kalgoorlie

This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel and join the coach transfer to East Perth Terminal. Step on board the Indian Pacific embarking on this transcontinental rail journey. The afternoon is yours to relax, socialise and familiarise yourself with the idea of rail travel. Lunch in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant awaits with many culinary delights prepared onboard by our talented chefs. Late this evening join your Off Train Excursion and learn all about the town of Kalgoorlie. (B,L,D)

Day 5 (Mon)

Indian Pacific, Nullarbor

Wake up this morning to the vast and mesmerising landscape of the Nullarbor Plain. After crossing the border into South Australia, enjoy a brief chance to disembark and stretch your legs in the town of Cook. Once a thriving railway community, it is now said to have a resident population of just four people. Wander through the town and ponder the intriguing history of its abandoned buildings. Back onboard, the beverages are cold and the welcoming atmosphere of the Outback Explorer Lounge inspires conversation and laughter. Sit back and relax as the train continues its trek across the longest single straight stretch of railway in Australia. (B,L,D)

Day 6 (Tue)

Indian Pacific, Adelaide

Overnight desert views have made way for the rolling South Australian countryside. This morning your adventure comes to an end as the train pulls into Adelaide.

Alternative Departure:

Sydney – Perth (I60SP), Adelaide - Perth (I60AP) and Perth - Adelaide (I60PA)

Fares

Total Package Per Person Twin Share

Prices valid from 01 April 2016 - 31 March 2017

From $372* per person per day

Package Price*
Gold Service Everyday Adult from $2634 pp
Gold Service Advanced Purchase Adult from $2234 pp
Gold Service Pension Saver Pensioner from $2229 pp
Platinum Service Everyday Adult from $3874 pp

* From prices based on Gold Service Advance Purchase twin share, 01 Apr - 31 Mar. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance Purchase and Pension Saver fares are subject to availability.

Fitness Level: Low level of fitness required - ability to walk short distances.

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