DAY 1 – BOARD THE INDIAN PACIFIC IN PERTH
This morning join the Indian Pacific and, before long, you’ll be heading through the delightful Avon Valley. Take time out to enjoy this iconic train and its many creature comforts. Enjoy a pre-dinner drink in the Outback Explorer Lounge with fellow travellers in anticipation of your late-night arrival into the gold-mining township of Kalgoorlie where you’ll enjoy your first Off Train Excursion. OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Indian Pacific (L, D)
DAY 2 – INDIAN PACIFIC, NULLARBOR PLAIN
Wake to a spectacular Nullarbor sunrise. Relax throughout the day taking in the outback vistas before visiting the extraordinary and slightly eerie ghost town of Cook, home to a thriving population of four. (B, L, D)
DAY 3 – INDIAN PACIFIC, ADELAIDE AND BROKEN HILL
As the landscape changes again and rich ochre sands make way for forests and farmlands, you will arrive into Adelaide in the morning where a range of Off Train Excursions are on offer. Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Adelaide Oval or see the highlights of the city on foot or by coach. After a rewarding experience in the South Australian capital, return to the Indian Pacific to continue the journey toward Sydney. Your next stop is Broken Hill where you’ll have a choice of excursions that showcase the rich mining, artistic and cinematic legacy of this frontier outback town. Re-join the train for dinner and the continuation of your journey. (B, L, D)
DAY 4 – INDIAN PACIFIC, 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 majestic Three Sisters at Echo Point and the views at Jamison Valley before the culmination of your epic transcontinental crossing as you pull into Sydney Central Station. OVERNIGHT: 4 nights Novotel Darling Square (B, L)
DAY 5 – SYDNEY HARBOUR
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 2-course menu featuring regionally sourced ingredients and a selection of beer and wine. Departing Darling Harbour we begin our cruise towards Sydney Harbour Bridge, then pass the iconic Sydney cityscape and Opera House. We think lunch should be a long, lavish affair, so we serve generous al la carte meals inspired by locally sourced, regionally inspired delights, paired with a selection of beers, wines from some of the finest regions in NSW, soft drinks and tea or coffee. (B, L)
DAY 6 – LEISURE DAY
Today is yours to explore the Harbour City from the CBD to Chinatown, Manly to Newtown, museums, aquariums, Barangaroo or Darling Harbour … there are plenty of diverse sights, flavours and experiences to enjoy. (B)
The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour (Illi Langi) – from $59 per person.
This leisurely walkabout around The Rocks uncovers the authentic history of the Aboriginal people’s saltwater heritage within Sydney Harbour, their land and water use and their spiritual connection to the adjoining waterways and foreshores.
DAY 7 – HUNTER VALLEY
Today you get to savour the best of the region’s wines with a tour to the Hunter Valley. Away from the tourist trails, enjoy this tailored journey taking in three wineries before returning to your Sydney accommodation. (B, L)
DAY 8 – FAREWELL
One last chance to explore Sydney before your onward journey home. (B)
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Adelaide to Sydney (6D/5N)
Sydney to Adelaide (6D/5N)
Sydney to Perth (8D/7N)
dates & pricing
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