Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer - Indian Pacific

Departures per week

The Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer departs weekly.

Day of departure

The Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer departs Adelaide on Thursdays evening



Depart Adelaide Thursday evening, end in Broome the following Saturday morning

Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer - Indian Pacific


  • 3 days/2 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Adelaide to Perth, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Cook and Rawlinna
  • 3 nights accommodation in Perth including breakfast daily
  • 1 day Margaret River Experience
  • Economy class flight from Perth to Broome
  • 4 nights accommodation in Broome including breakfast daily
  • Half day Discover Broome tour
  • 9 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners


Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4

Day 1 


Start your journey with a delicious welcome dinner before joining the Indian Pacific, where you can settle in to your cabin or mingle with fellow travellers in the Outback Explorer Lounge. 

OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Indian Pacific (D)

Day 2 


Travelling Australia’s longest straight stretch of railway is an amazing experience. The outback scenery continues to change as you journey along the famous Nullarbor Plain. In the afternoon, we visit remote Cook for a leg stretch followed by dinner this evening under an outback sky (seasonal). (B,L,D)

Day 3 


Enjoy breakfast as the delightful Avon Valley passes by your window. The final stage of this transcontinental crossing unfolds as you head into Perth just after lunch.

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Pan Pacific Perth (B,L)

Day 4 


It might be the largest State in Australia but its capital city is a wonderfully compact centre packed with things to see and do. Enjoy your day at leisure in Perth visiting Kings Park, Barrack Square or the many museums and galleries. (B)


Arcades and Laneways Walking tour $50 per person.

The Arcades and Laneways guided walk reveals the city’s hidden gems, evolving small bar scene, street art hotspots, and recent developments including The Bell Tower and Elizabeth Quay. 

Day 5 


Today you get to experience one of the most picturesque wine regions in the world that is also one of the great premium wine producers. Your full-day Margaret River experience includes much more than cellar door tastings of acclaimed wines. On the way, you’ll get to walk the longest wooden jetty in the southern hemisphere at Busselton, take a guided tour of the spectacular Mammoth Cave, drive through Boranup Forest with its towering 60 metre tall karri trees, visit Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and the Margaret River township and brewery. (B,L)

Day 6 


This morning your adventure continues with a flight to beautiful Broome. Here you have the afternoon free to enjoy this uniquely multicultural resort town and its famous 22-kilometre long Cable Beach.

OVERNIGHT: 4 nights Cable Beach Club Resort (B)

Day 7 


Your guide reveals the colourful story behind the growth of Broome. Pearling has been influential in shaping modern Broome, and you’ll get a 90-minute masterclass on this fascinating industry along with a Pearling Master’s High Tea. Visit famous Cable Beach, the dinosaur tracks of Gantheaume Point, well-known Matso’s Brewery, the Japanese Cemetery, and more. (B) 

Day 8 


Your day is at leisure to enjoy more of Broome and its surrounds. (B)


Cape Leveque Adventure $279 per person.

Take a walk on the wild side of this north west pocket of Australia on a 4WD adventure to pristine Cape Leveque exploring Indigenous Bardi country. You’ll visit Indigenous communities, swim in crystal clear seas on deserted beaches, tour a remote aquaculture hatchery and Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm, and more. 

Day 9


Today is free for you to explore Broome – visit historic Chinatown overlooking Roebuck Bay, shop for pearls, or take a sunset camel ride along Cable Beach. (B)

Day 10 


This morning reminisce about your adventure from Perth to Broome as it comes to an end. (B)

Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer - Indian Pacific
Indian Ocean Coastal Explorer - Indian Pacific

Pricing (per person)

April 2019 - March 2020

Peak Season

September, October 2019

Shoulder Season

April, May, August, November 2019, February, March 2019

Low Season

June, July, December 2019, January 2020

  • Platinum $ 5,239
  • Gold Twin Everyday Fare $ 4,139
  • Advance Purchase $ 3,779
  • Gold Single Everyday Fare $
  • Advance Purchase $

April 2020 - March 2021

Peak Season

September, October 2020

Advance Purchase Pre Reg

Shoulder Season

April, May, August, November 2020, February, March 2021

Advance Purchase Pre Reg

Low Season

June, July, December 2020, January 2021

Advance Purchase Fares must be booked and paid for in full a minimum of six months in advance. Only limited number of these fares available per departure and are subject to availability. Children aged 4-15 inclusive receive a 20% discount off the accompanying adult fare. Children 0-3 free in existing bedding. All prices in Australian dollars (AUD) and are inclusive of GST. Terms and Conditions apply.