Perth and Margaret River - Indian Pacific

Departures per week

The Perth and Margaret River package departs weekly.

Day of departure

The Perth and Margaret River Package commences in Sydney on Wednesdays

Duration

8
days
/
7
 nights
Example:

Depart Sydney on Wednesday afternoon and ends in Perth the following Wednesday.

Perth and Margaret River - Indian Pacific

Inclusions

  • 4 days/3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Sydney to Perth, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Broken Hill, Adelaide, Cook and Rawlinna
  • Transfer from East Perth Rail Terminal to hotel
  • 3 nights accommodation in Perth including breakfast daily
  • Half day Perth and Fremantle City Explorer tour with Swan River Cruise
  • 2 days/1 night Margaret River Getaway Top Drop tour including accommodation, some meals and guided touring
  • 7 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners

Details

Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4

DAY 1 

 BOARD THE INDIAN PACIFIC IN SYDNEY

Departing Sydney’s Central Station, the anticipation builds for the trip ahead as you settle into your first evening on the Indian Pacific enjoying the fabulous food, wine, service and social atmosphere of this much-loved rail journey.OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Indian Pacific (D)

DAY 2 

INDIAN PACIFIC, BROKEN HILL AND ADELAIDE

After breakfast, prepare for your first Off Train Excursion in Broken Hill exploring the beauty of this Silver City, and discover the history of mining that makes the town what it is today and the artistic culture that also abounds in the area. As you approach the southern tip of the Flinders Ranges, the train weaves its way into Adelaide, and you’ll have more afternoon Off Train Excursions to choose from before returning to the train. (B,L,D) 

DAY 3 

INDIAN PACIFIC, NULLARBOR PLAIN

Today, wake up and marvel at the raw beauty of the Nullarbor. Taking its name from the Latin meaning ‘no trees’, the ancient Nullarbor conjures the sense of limitless space and time, making this journey all about those amazing outback views as you cross this famous stretch of the Australian interior. Dinner this evening is under an outback sky on the edge of the country’s largest sheep station at Rawlinna (seasonal). (B,L,D)

DAY 4 

INDIAN PACIFIC, PERTH

Your breakfast treat this morning is watching the delightful Avon Valley pass by as the final stage of your transcontinental crossing unfolds, heading into Perth where your connection with the Indian Ocean begins. Check in to your accommodation and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.OVERNIGHT: Two nights. Mercure Perth (B,L)

DAY 5 

PERTH AND FREMANTLE

Starting in Perth in the morning, your City Explorer tour takes in the major attractions including the Western Australian Cricket Ground, Kings Park, picturesque Cottesloe Beach and the historic port town of Fremantle. With an eclectic mix of artists, backpackers, fisherfolk and students, ‘Freo’ buzzes with the songs of buskers as footpaths fill with art collections and music drifts out from cafés and bars. Cruise back to Perth along the Swan River. The remainder of the day is free for you to explore – perhaps take a look around Elizabeth Quay and the Swan Bell Tower, or visit the Art Gallery of Western Australia. (B)

DAY 6

PERTH TO MARGARET RIVER

Bid Perth a temporary goodbye and travel south to the iconic Busselton Jetty, the longest wooden jetty in the world (1841m) and the surf-lined shores of the Margaret River region. Stop at the famous Bootleg Brewery for a gourmet platter lunch and award-winning beers and ciders, followed by premium wine tastings at Sandalford Winery. Further south are impressive Mammoth Cave and the massive karri trees of Boranup Forest. Your tour continues to the 39m-tall Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, overlooking the point where the Southern Ocean and Indian Ocean collide. From here you will be transferred to your overnight accommodation. OVERNIGHT: 1 night Quality Inn Margaret River (B,L,D)

DAY 7

MARGARET RIVER TO PERTH

Enjoy some downtime in the morning: stroll along the main street of Margaret River township, sip a coffee in a café then meander back to your accommodation. Heading into the Margaret River Wine Region, enjoy five guided wine tastings paired with locally produced cheese, chocolate and a range of other flavours. Take part in an exclusive blind tasting and enjoy a delicious winery platter for lunch. Return to Perth later in the evening. OVERNIGHT: 1 night Mercure Perth (B,L)

DAY 8

FAREWELL

Check out of your hotel after breakfast: one last chance to explore Perth before your journey home. (B)

Perth and Margaret River - Indian Pacific
Perth and Margaret River - Indian Pacific

Pricing (per person)

April 2018 - March 2019

Peak Season

September, October, November 2018

  • Platinum NA
  • Gold TwinNA
  • Gold SingleNA

Shoulder Season

April, May, June, July, August 2018, March 2019

  • Platinum NA
  • Gold TwinNA
  • Gold SingleNA

Low Season

December 2018, January, February 2019

  • Platinum NA
  • Gold TwinNA
  • Gold Single
  • NA

April 2019 - March 2020

Peak Season

September, October 2019

$ 4,239 (Everyday Fare)

$ 3,939 (Advance Purchase)

  • Gold Single $ 4,519 (Everyday Fare)
    $ 4,239 (Advance Purchase)

Shoulder Season

April, May, August, November 2019, February, March 2020

  • Platinum
  • $ 5,839
  • Gold Twin $ 4,079 (Everyday Fare)

$ 3,509 (Advance Purchase)

  • Gold Single $ 4,229 (Everyday Fare)
  • $ 3,709 (Advance Purchase)

Low Season

June, July, December 2019, January 2020

  • Platinum $ 5,039
  • Gold Twin $ 3,739 (Everyday Fare)
  • $ 3,219 (Advance Purchase)
  • Gold Single $ 3,919 (Everyday)
  • $ 3,469 Advance Purchase)
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.