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8 Day Indian Pacific from Perth to Sydney with Wildflower Discovery & Flights

Perth - Broken Hill - Adelaide - Nullarbor - Blue Mountains - Kalgoorlie

4-day Indian Pacific Gold Service experience from Perth to Sydney

Experience the transcontinental train with all meals & drinks included

Luxury Wildflower Tour, Swan River Cruise, and much more!

From $3,399 Typically $4,290 Include flight pp twin share

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Description


There’s no better way to experience mountain ranges, deserts, goldfields, rocky valleys and subtropical savannas of Australia than by this romantic rail. Named after the two oceans on its journey, Indian Pacific travels between Perth, Adelaide and Sydney on a spectacular 4352km transcontinental crossing.

Hop on this luxury journey and begin your adventure with a Perth & Fremantle tour. Enjoy the beautiful sights of Perth before embarking on a short scenic cruise along the magnificent Swan River. Discover the remarkable wildflower phenomenon whilst visiting the Darling Escarpment and Wireless Pak before heading towards the Kings Park Botanic Garden, perched high on Mt Eliza.

As you approach the second half of your adventure, hop on your luxurious Indian Pacific journey and prepare to be amazed at the impeccable Gold Service experience you'll encounter onboard as you travel towards Kalgoorlie, Cook and The Nullarbor Plain. With a few last stops in Adelaide and Broken Hill, wake up on your last day in the picturesque Blue Mountains as you continue to Sydney for disembarking! 

 

Itinerary


Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8

Day 1

Fly to Perth

Your luxurious Aussie adventure begins today with your flight to Perth, where you will be met by your driver for your private transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Accommodation: Travelodge Hotel or similar

Meals included: none

Day 2

Perth & Fremantle Welcome Tour with Swan River Cruise

Perth has it all, modern and cosmopolitan with a big city vibe it still retains a friendly smiling atmosphere, outdoor lifestyle sits easily with urban chic, quality restaurants and eateries abound, golden beaches and the beautiful Swan River offer a wealth of opportunity for playing about in the water and the city's eclectic arts and entertainment scene spoil you for choice.

Let us show you the sights of our beautiful city of Perth to get your bearings and benefit from the informative commentary. It's a true welcome to Perth. This three and a half hour tour takes in most of the city's major attractions, takes you to South Perth across the Swan River, along Perth beaches and through Kings Park full of magnificent seasonal wildflowers. Now you have a good orientation and knowledge of the Perth area, you can return to soak up some places at your own pace. Don't forget your Bonus Voucher Book for amazing discounts and bonuses.

The bohemian port town of Fremantle has a unique feel and distinctive cafe lifestyle. See the amazing colonial architecture and experience Fremantle. En route to Fremantle take in the views from the "Tree Top Walk" in King's Park and travel along some of Perth's finest beaches.

After your coach tour, enjoy a scenic cruise with informative commentary back to Perth along the magnificent Swan River as well as a complimentary tea or coffee.

Accommodation: Travelodge Hotel or similar, Perth

Meals included: none

Day 3

Wildflower Discovery Tour

This morning, get picked up from your hotel and enjoy a full day exploring the magnificent wildflowers of Perth and the surrounding regional areas on your specialised wildflower tour.

You will travel to the best areas surrounding Perth to experience the remarkable wildflower phenomenon, visiting places such as the Darling Escarpment, Wireless Pak, Gingin and Toodyay.  The itinerary varies and is designed to help ensure you visit the areas with the most prolific wildflowers on the day. Profusion varies daily and is dependent on mother nature. 

Your experienced botanical guide will identify rare flowers and show you popular favourites such as everlastings, orchids, red & green kangaroo paw, banksia, bottle brush and of course Western Australia’s famous orange flowering Christmas trees. Stop for lunch close to the wildflowers and enjoy ample time to identify and photograph the flowers.

You will also be guided through Kings Park Botanic Garden. Perched high on the Mt Eliza scarp in the heart of Kings Park, this world-famous botanic facility is a sweeping 17 hectares of stunning garden displays, featuring 3,000 striking species from around the state.  Plantings are grouped by regions of the state or notable taxonomic groups, and some are purely for a spectacular display. 

Use your complimentary wildflower booklet to help you identify and the many various varieties of flowers during this exciting day.

Accommodation: Travelodge Hotel or similar, Perth

Meals included: lunch

 

Day 4

Perth sightseeing

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.

Enjoy a free day to explore the sights and surrounds of Perth. Maybe visit Rottnest Island and see the famous quokkas or visit the many shops and restaurants in the city. The choice is yours.

Accommodation: Travelodge Hotel or similar, Perth

Meals included: none

Day 5

 Indian Pacific (boarding and Kalgoorlie)

Your journey from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific Ocean begins as you pull away from the platform in Perth mid-morning. Settle into your comfortable cabin and get to know the creature comforts of life onboard. Enjoy a modern Australian lunch as you glide through the picturesque rolling hills of the Avon Valley. After a relaxing afternoon onboard, enjoy a three-course dinner prior to your late evening arrival in the wild west township of Kalgoorlie.

Accommodation: Gold Service cabin onboard the Indian Pacific

Meals included: Lunch and dinner

Day 6

 Indian Pacific (Cook and The Nullarbor)

Awake to the spectacular expanse of the Nullarbor Plain to watch the sunrise. Be captivated by the big blue skies and ancient stillness of the desert landscape, broken only by a mob of friendly kangaroos. Waiting ahead is the charm of the once-thriving Nullarbor railway community – now a ghost town – of Cook. Sit back and relax as the train continues its trek across the longest single stretch of railway in the world. Another mouth-watering dinner is followed by a relaxed conversation in the lounge before a restful night’s sleep.

Accommodation: Gold Service cabin onboard the Indian Pacific

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 7

 Indian Pacific (Adelaide and Broken Hill)

On arrival in elegant Adelaide, you have the choice of a walking tour (seasonal), a behind-the-scenes tour of the world-famous Adelaide Oval, or a coach tour of the city sights. This evening, you'll enjoy a stop at Broken Hill, Australia’s silver capital and home to a unique artistic community.

Accommodation: Gold Service cabin onboard the Indian Pacific

Meals included: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 8

 Indian Pacific (Blue Mountains and Sydney arrival)

Wake in the picturesque Blue Mountains. See the majestic Three Sisters at Echo Point and the views at Jamison Valley. Continue to Sydney station, where you will disembark and then be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Meals included: breakfast

Inclusions & Exclusions


Inclusions

  • Return Economy Class Airfare from *Melbourne, ^Sydney, *Brisbane, *Hobart or ^Adelaide (*surcharge applies, ^ one-way airfare for Sydney or Adelaide)
  • Domestic flights with Qantas, Virgin Australia or Jetstar including luggage (subject to availability)
  • Private transfers between airport and train station in Sydney (excluding departures from Sydney or Adelaide)
  • 4 Days / 3 Nights on the Indian Pacific in a Gold Service cabin^ (^upgrade to Platinum Class cabins at additional cost, subject to availability)
  • All onboard meals with fine wines and beverages
  • All off-train excursions and activities;
  • Perth to Sydney direction (Broken Hill, Adelaide, Nullarbor, Blue Mountains and Kalgoorlie)
  • Private transfer between Perth Rail Terminal to Perth hotel
  • 4 Nights of 4-star accommodation in Perth on a twin share basis with private bathroom facilities
  • Meals as indicated: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 3 dinners
  • Luxury Wildflower Tour with lunch
  • Perth & Fremantle Coach Tour
  • Swan River Cruise
  • Airfare between Perth and departure city

 

Adelaide Departures - From $2799 pp

  • Customers make their own way to/from Adelaide rail terminal
  • 3 day/2 night Train trip
  • Transfer from Perth Rail Terminal to hotel
  • 4 nights accommodation in Perth
  • Luxury Wildflower Tour with lunch
  • Perth & Fremantle Coach Tour
  • Swan River Cruise
  • Airport transfer in Perth
  • One way flight between  Adelaide and Perth

Departing from Adelaide? Take off the train on Day 7 and save $600!

Call 1300 350 263 or email info@traveldream.com.au to enquire. 

 

Accommodation

Indian Pacific - Gold Service cabin (^upgrade to Platinum Class cabins at additional cost, subject to availability)

Perth - Travelodge Hotel or similar

Exclusions

  • Travel insurance (strongly recommended)
  • Anything not listed in the itinerary.

 

Child Policy

Please enquire with info@traveldream.com.au or 1300 350 263 if you would like to travel with a child or infant. 

 

Single Supplement

Travelling solo? Call us on 1300 350 263 or email at info@traveldream.com.au for a quote on the single supplement.

 

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.

The Traveldream 14 day refund guarantee does NOT apply to this booking. 100% cancellation fees apply. The fare is non-transferable and non-refundable. No amendments allowed.

Departure Dates


SEP 2020
09 th
Wednesday 09 Sep 2020  ‐  Wednesday 16 Sep 2020
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