Stage Lights and City Sights

Departures per week

The Indian Pacific Stage Lights and CIty Sights departs Perth on March 31st, April 7th, and April 14th, 2024.

Day of departure

The Indian Pacific departs Perth on Sundays at 10.00am


days / nights

Depart Perth, Sunday at 10.00am, arrive In Sydney on Wednesday at 3.15pm

Stage Lights and City Sights


  • 3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Perth to Sydney, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Kalgoorlie, Rawlinna, Cook, Adelaide and the BlueMountains
  • Transfer from Sydney Central Station to hotel
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in Sydney, including breakfast daily
  • Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise
  • Premium Reserve seat at Handa Opera on SydneyHarbour
  • Transfer from Opera Australia performance to Hotel
  • Sydney Opera House Guided Tour
  • 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners


Day 1

Board the Indian Pacific in Perth

This morning, board the Indian Pacific and before long,you’ll be heading through the delightful Avon Valley. Taketime out and relax into the rhythm of this iconic train andits creature comforts. Enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the Outback Explorer Lounge with fellow travellers inanticipation of your late-night arrival into the gold-mining township of Kalgoorlie, where you’ll participate in your first Off Train Experience. (L,D)

Day 2

Nullarbor Plain

Wake to a spectacular Nullarbor morning. Relax throughout the day, taking in the outback vistas before visiting the extraordinary and slightly eerie ghost town ofCook, home to a thriving population of four. (B,L,D)

Day 3


As the landscape changes in the morning and rich ochres ands make way for forests and farmlands, you will arrive into Adelaide, where a range of Off Train Experiences are on offer. You can take a behind-the-scenes tour of AdelaideOval or see the highlights of the city on foot or by coach.After taking in some of the highlights of the SouthAustralian capital, return to the Indian Pacific to continue your journey toward Sydney. (B,L,D)

Day 4

Blue Mountains and Sydney

Wake this morning to take in the full spectacle of the Blue Mountains on Sydney’s doorstep. After your arrival into Katoomba, select from numerous mountain experiences to explore the World-Heritage listed area. See the majesticThree Sisters at Echo Point and take in the views at Jamison Valley before the culmination of your epic transcontinental crossing. Pulling into Sydney Central Station, you will be transferred to your hotel to check in and make the most of this beautiful harbour side city. (B,L)

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Intercontinental Sydney

Day 5

Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise and Opera

Experience one of the world’s most iconic cities on an all inclusive 2.5-hour lunch cruise on our exclusive 78ft luxury vessel. Enjoy a premium two-course menu featuring regionally sourced ingredients. Departing Darling Harbour, we cruise towards Sydney Harbour Bridge and pass the iconic Sydney cityscape and Sydney Opera House. We believe lunch should be a long, lavish affair, so we serve generous al la carte meals inspired by local and regional produce, paired with a selection of beers, wines from some of the finest wine-producing regions in NSW, soft drinks and tea or coffee.Tonight may very well be the highlight of your stay in Sydney. With an outdoor stage set on Sydney Harbour forming part of the incredible vista that includes the city skyline, Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, the setting for this evening is one to remember. Whether you are a first timer or an opera buff, this unique Sydney experience will captivate the senses. The open-air floating stage comes to life when the sun goes down and the spectacular performance begins. The Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour 2024 will be West Side story.

Day 6

Sydney Opera House Leisure Day

Today is yours to explore the Harbour City from the CBD to Chinatown, Manly to Newtown, or Barangaroo to Darling Harbour. There are plenty of diverse sights, flavours and experiences to enjoy, including museums, galleries, aquariums, gardens and more.Make your way to the Sydney Opera House for a midday tour*of this oft-photographed venue, giving you insight into the history and architecture of the site. Discover the magic beneath the sails via an immersive digital experience and visit to selected venues and theatres within the centre.(B)

Bed and Breakfast at Radisson Blu Plaza

Day 7


After breakfast, check out of your accommodation. This signals the end of your epic journey across Australia. (B)

Stage Lights and City Sights
Stage Lights and City Sights

Pricing (per person)

March- April 2023


March 31, April 7, 14 2024

Shoulder Season

MARCH 7, APRIL 7, 14 2024,

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.
NOTE - for packages Holiday fares TCs apply ie. Everyday Fare = Everyday Holiday Fare Terms and Conditions
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.

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