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12 Day Indian Pacific Journey with Berkeley River Lodge

Sydney - Adelaide - Perth - Kununurra

4-days/3-nights onboard the Indian Pacific from Sydney to Perth

All- inclusive meals & drinks included 

A range of amazing off-train experiences

Enjoy an all-inclusive stay at the Berkeley River Lodge

3 nights accommodation in Perth

 

From $7,599 Typically $11,499 pp twin share

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Experience Australia with this epic package, combining the iconic Indian Pacific with Australia's most remote luxury stay; the Berkeley River Lodge.

Embark on a cross-country journey on the famous Indian Pacific, and experience Australia like never before. With epic transcontinental crossings between the Indian and Pacific oceans, step onboard for an all-inclusive rail holiday you'll never forget.

Choose the timeless romance of rail for your next Aussie trip! Travel from Sydney to Perth, visiting the stunning Blue Mountains, Broken Hill, the Flinders Ranges, the Barossa Valley, Adelaide, cross the incredible Nullabor Plain, Perth and more. Enjoy incredible Gold Service, all-inclusive dining and drinks, luxurious comfort and a range of amazing off-train experiences.

If all that isn't enough, finish up with a trip up north to the incredible Berkeley River Lodge. Leave modern life far behind and relax into the rhythms of nature in your luxurious villa floating atop the coastal dunes.  Dedicated and experienced staff are available on-site to guide you on river cruises, 4WD tours, sunset drinks, fishing expeditions, hiking and animal watching, and skilled chefs will cater all of your meals, including a five-course degustation dinner each night.  If that's not enough, your private glass-fronted villa with the occasional seating and daybed on your deck beckons you to laze away an afternoon, then enjoy cheese platters and drinks on your balcony as the sun sets over the Timor Sea.

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Itinerary


Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12

Day 1

Indian Pacific Sydney to Adelaide to Perth

Begin your transcontinental journey aboard the Indian Pacific today!

Depart from Australia's vibrant and cosmopolitan capital city Sydney to the sunny welcoming city of Perth in Western Australia takes you through one of the world's most spectacular yet unforgiving landscapes, a journey that follows in the footsteps of hardy pioneers who forged new lives in the harshest of environments.

Your train departs Sydney in the afternoon, a friendly and helpful staff member escorts you to your comfortable cabin which will be your home for the duration of your epic and romantic 4352 km railway journey, as you approach the spectacular Blue Mountains settle back, relax, in the privacy of your air-conditioned cabin or head to the Outback Explorer Lounge and enjoy a welcome drink in the company of other passengers. 

 

 

Day 2

Indian Pacific

As your train makes its way through these sensational mountain ranges it's time to indulge yourself in the fine dining experience for which the Indian Pacific is renowned, the elegant Queen Adelaide Restaurant serves up mouth-watering fare produced onboard by talented chefs, wash it down with a glass or two of fine wines form the extensive selection available.

This  morning the Indian Pacific arrives at Broken Hill where you make your first off-train excursion, explore this historic outback mining town where BHP Billiton has its origins and visit the Pro Hart Gallery and learn about one of Australia's most iconic artists, back onboard the Indian Pacific breakfast awaits as you then continue your journey deep into South Australia on the southern edge of the mighty Flinders Ranges. The landscape outside your cabin window undergoes a dramatic transformation from the barren remoteness of the outback to the golden fields of South Australia's food-bowl as you near beautiful Adelaide where you have the option to spend time in the city itself enjoying its many attractions, or alternatively, you can choose to visit the picturesque Barossa Valley and its fabulous boutique wineries, your day finishes back on board the Indian Pacific with a welcoming nightcap awaiting you on your bedside table. 

 

 

Day 3

Indian Pacific

The first light of dawn illuminates the vast and remote emptiness of the Nullarbor as your train carries you through the longest single stretch of railway line in the world, the evening offers a chance to alight at remote Rawlinna and enjoy a traditional outback dinner under star spangled Nullarbor skies. 

 

 

Day 4

Indian Pacific

This morning the Indian Pacific rolls into the undulating landscape and emerald vales of the scenic Avon Valley as you approach your final destination, Perth, you've just completed an unforgettable adventure on one of the world's great railway journeys. 

Catch a taxi to your Perth hotel to overnight for your 3 nights stay.

Overnight Perth Accommodation.

Day 5

Explore Perth.  Perth Walking Tour & Hop on Hop off Bus.

The orientation tour walk is a fantastic way to familiarise yourself with the city. This is an excellent way to start to your trip as you can get your bearings and view local landmarks before exploring on your own.  Specialty tours last about 1.5 hours and there’s a variety to choose from: Icons of Influence, Art City, Convicts & Colonials, Town Hall, Boom or Bust. Each of them takes you on a different adventure of Perth, walks you to the top landmarks, and teaches you about their history and significance.   The Perth Hop on Hop Off Bus will allow you to enjoy the best sights of Perth & Kings Park on top of an iconic open-top double-decker bus. No other tour vehicle can offer such a birds-eye view of all the top attractions. Take great photographs from the top deck, no glass window to spoil the view. Enjoy a full commentary as our experienced and professional drivers take you on a tour of our beautiful city and Park.

Perth is Western Australia's smiling capital city, cerulean skies, white sand beaches and turquoise waters make it a paradise for outdoor lovers, the city is vibrant chic and modern, galleries, festivals and performance venues are cultural must-sees, a wealth of bars, cafes, restaurants and clubs cater for those in search of dining and entertainment.

 

Overnight Perth Accommodation.

Day 6

Fremantle Cruise and Self - Guided Tour

Travel from Perth to Fremantle on a relaxing and picturesque Swan River Cruise whilst listening to your Captains' detailed and entertaining commentary. You’ll journey along the river, admiring the waterfront scenery of Perth’s downtown skyline, upscale suburbs and yacht clubs - not to mention the beautiful cliff faces of Black Wall Reach, the famous Point Walter "Spit" (as the locals call it) and Perth's iconic "Blue Boat House", the Crawley Edge Boatshed.  Disembark in Fremantle and spend your day freely adventuring around the beautiful historic port city at your own leisure.  The cite of Fremantle has a free Fremantle CAT BUS.  The Fremantle CAT services the Fremantle central business district and tourist precinct. This service runs on weekdays from 7:30 am tile 6:30pm every 10 minutes, on weekends 10:00am tile 6:30pm   Thins is a great way to do a self-guided tour of Fremantle.  At the end of the day make your own way back to your hotel.  Or ask us to book a transfer for you at additional cost.

Overnight Perth Accommodation.

Day 7

Say Goodbye to Perth

Time to say goodbye to beautiful Perth, and hello to Kununurra! 

 

Today you will fly to Kununuura. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your four star hotel. The rest of the day is at your own leisure.

Day 8

 

Relax in Kununurra before being chartered to the Berkeley River Lodge

This morning is at leisure in Kununurra. This afternoon you will be transferred to the airport to board a charter flight to Berkeley River Lodge at 2.00pm.  In one of the last true wilderness areas on earth, between Timor Sea sunrises and Berkeley River sunsets, the ultimate Kimberley adventure and refined indulgence await. Australia's most remote mainland luxury lodge experience, only accessible by air, getting to the Berkeley River Lodge is half the adventure. Leave modern life far behind and relax into the rhythms of nature in your luxurious villa floating atop the coastal dunes.  Dedicated and experienced staff are available on-site to guide you on river cruises, 4WD tours, sunset drinks, fishing expeditions, hiking and animal watching, and skilled chefs will cater all of your meals, including a five-course degustation dinner each night.  If that's not enough, your private glass-fronted villa with the occasional seating and daybed on your deck beckons you to laze away an afternoon, then enjoy cheese platters and drinks on your balcony as the sun sets over the Timor Sea.

Day 9

Berkeley River Lodge

Enjoy the spectacular facilities offered at this luxurious lodge.  Choose to hop on a river cruise, sign up for Bush & Beach 4WD adventures or guided creek walks! 

Accommodation: Berkeley River Lodge in a Villa 

 

Meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 10

Berkeley River Lodge

Enjoy the spectacular facilities offered at this luxurious lodge.  Choose to hop on a river cruise, sign up for Bush & Beach 4WD adventures or guided creek walks! 

Accommodation: Berkeley River Lodge in a Villa 

 

Meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 11

Berkeley River Lodge

Enjoy the spectacular facilities offered at this luxurious lodge.  Choose to hop on a river cruise, sign up for Bush & Beach 4WD adventures or guided creek walks! 

Accommodation: Berkeley River Lodge in a Villa 

 

Meals included: breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 12

 

This morning after breakfast, transfer for your flight from Berkeley River back to Kununurra! This is where the tour ends, and you can fly out after 1pm today. Want to keep the adventure going? Why not extend the trip and head off to the Bungle Bungles? Ask us today!

Inclusions & Exclusions


Inclusions

  • Indian Pacific Train Sydney to Perth (Gold Class)
  • 3 Nights Indian Pacific private Gold Class cabin
  • All meals onboard Indian Pacific, FREE beverages, FREE toiletries kit, Cabin Steward service, in-cabin music and commentary, use of Outback Explorer Lounge
  • 3 Nights Mount Street Hotel, Murray Street Perth, or Pensione Hotel Perth Hotel, standard room, twins share. 
  • Hop on Hop off Bus Tour of Perth
  • Perth 90 minute guided Walking Tour
  • Cruise Tour of Fremantle Cruise from Perth to Fremantle then self-guided in Fremantle on local coach.
  • Flight from Perth to Kununurra
  • One night accommodation at Kimberley Grande (or similar)
  • Charter flight to Berkeley River Lodge
  • 5 nights in a Kimberley Villa at Berkeley River Lodge (All inclusive) 
  • Charter flight back to Kununuura

  

Accommodation

Indian Pacific Gold Class Cabin (3 nights)
3 nights in 3 Star Perth Accommodation
1 night in 4 star Kununurra Accommodation
Kimberley Villa - Berkeley River Lodge

Exclusions

  • Flights
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Travel insurance

Solo Travellers: enquire directly with us for an accurate quote

 

Fitness Level Required

To undertake most Off Train Experiences a good level of fitness is required, including the ability to walk and balance on uneven ground. Sensible walking shoes are required. A Fitness to Travel form will be required of customers requesting an Accessible Cabin and/or Wheelchair Assistance.

Changes & cancellations: Payment must be made in full to guarantee early-bird pricing and is non-refundable. If, due to government imposed border restrictions, cancellation or change is necessary then a credit will be issued for the same trip in future. 

 

Did you know?  The symbol for the Indian Pacific is the Wedge-Tailed Eagle, whose enormous, 2-metre wing span symbolises the epic, cross-continental journey. 

Departure Dates


AUG 2022
17 th
Wednesday 17 Aug 2022  ‐  Sunday 28 Aug 2022
Surcharge
+ $400 p.p
AUG 2022
31 st
Wednesday 31 Aug 2022  ‐  Sunday 11 Sep 2022
Surcharge
+ $400 p.p
SEP 2022
07 th
Wednesday 07 Sep 2022  ‐  Sunday 18 Sep 2022
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