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Indian Pacific - Ultimate Rail Journey (Sydney to Perth)
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Ultimate Rail Journey (Sydney to Perth)

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Indian Pacific
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The price quoted on the departure date for ''more than a day'' tours covers all days of the tour.

Fourteen days

Wednesdays (May - June)

Adelaide (SA), Alice Springs, Darwin, Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk N P), Katherine, Perth (WA), Sydney (NSW)

Departs from
Sydney (NSW)

Departure/Pickup Instructions
Departs from Sydney Rail Terminal

Departure Time
2.55 PM Sydney

Arrival Point

Arrival Time
Tour concludes in Adelaide

Suitable for

Day 1 ( Wed)
Indian Pacific, Sydney - Broken Hill

This afternoon, start your journey aboard the Indian Pacific, in Sydney. Settle in to the comforts of your cabin, as you travel across the Blue Mountains to Broken Hill. (D)

Day 2 (Thur)
Broken Hill and Adelaide

This morning, arrive into the 'Silver City' of Broken Hill. Join your Off Train Excursion and explore the history of this mining town. Continue to Adelaide, arriving in the early afternoon - choose to explore the Barossa, or the city of Adelaide, and enjoy your off train dinner experience. This evening continue the journey to Perth. (B, L, D)

Day 3 (Fri)
Travel across the Nullarbor Plain today, and experience this unique landscape, at the old railway outpost of Rawlinna. Step off the train and survey the bush surroundings, enjoy a glass of wine while taking in the views, and perhaps witness a spectacular Nullarbor sunset.(B, L, D)

Day 4 (Sat)
This afternoon, arrive in Perth, where you will be transferred to your hotel for the next 3 nights, Miss Maud Swedish Hotel. (B, L)

Day 5 (Sun)
Food and Wine Tour, Swan Valley
This morning join your food and wine tour of the Swan Valley. Visit 10 of the region's top food and wine producers, enjoying delicious local produce. (B)

Day 6 (Mon)
Triple Tour
This tour includes three major tourist attractions of WA, a great introduction for any visitor to Perth. Discover Perth city and historic sites aboard an open top double decker bus, then depart Perth and cruise down the Swan River to Fremantle. (B)

Day 7 (Tue)
Perth - Darwin
Make your own way to the airport, and fly from Perth to Darwin. Make your own way to your hotel for the next 4 nights, Darwin Central (B)

Day 8 (Wed)
Today explore Darwin on your hop on/hop off tour. (B)

Day 9 (Thur)
Litchfield National Park and Jumping Crocs
Join your tour of Litchfield National Park and Jumping Crocodiles. There are plenty of opportunities for swimming in a waterhole, so don't forget your swimming costume! (B)

Day 10 (Fri)
Free day to further explore Darwin. (B)

Day 11 (Sat)
The Ghan and Katherine
After being tranferred from your hotel to the Darwin Rail Terminal, your journey on board the legendary Ghan begins. After a light lunch in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, arrive in Katherine. Enjoy an Off Train Excursion to Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, one of the highlights of your journey, before continuing the journey south to Alice Springs. ( B, L, D)

Day 12 (Sun)
The Ghan, Alice Springs
This morning, after breakfast, arrive in Alice Springs. You will then have the opportunity to undertake an included Off Train Excursion, taking in the delights of this famous outback town, surrounded by the beautiful MacDonnell Ranges. This evening, enjoy an Outback Bush Barbeque under the stars, in an unique setting. Enjoy local hospitality, entertainment, and a star talk, where you will marvel at the amazing outback sky. (B, L, D)

Day 13 (Mon)
The Ghan, Coober Pedy
After breakfast this morning, arrive at the siding of Manguri. From here, you will be met by your local tour host, and embark on a full day tour of the unique opal mining town of Coober Pedy. Witness how the locals live underground, learn about the unique history of the area, and enjoy lunch with a local flavour, in an underground mine. This afternoon travel to the Breakways, and marvel at what was once a vast inland sea, now an area of outstanding natural beauty. Enjoy a glass of bubbly and canapes, before returning to The Ghan in the late afternoon. Back on train, sit back and relax while you enjoy dinner in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, and reflect on your experience in Coober Pedy. (B, L, D)

Day 14 (Tue)
This morning after breakfast, The Ghan arrives into Darwin. (B)

3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific, Sydney to Perth
3 nights accommodation, Perth
1/2 Day Swan Valley Food and Wine tour
1 Day Triple tour, Perth
Flight Perth - Darwin
4 nights accommodation, Darwin
24hr Darwin hop on/hop off tour
1 day Litchfield and Jumping Crocs tour
3 nights aboard The Ghan Expedition (4-day), Darwin to Adelaide
transfer from hotel to Darwin Rail Terminal
transfer from East Perth Terminal to hotel


What To Bring
Due to cabin space constraints, it is recommended guests take an ‘overnight bag’ containing all requirements for their journey with them in their cabin and check-in all other luggage. Guests are permitted to check-in a maximum 40kg luggage free of charge (2 items not exceeding 20kg each).
Note: Checked-in luggage cannot be accessed during the journey.

Child Policies
Child fares are available to children 4-15 years of age (inclusive) or where a child occupies a seat or berth. Infants travel free on Great Southern Rail services unless the infant is to occupy a seat or berth. In this case the infant is to be booked as a child and the Child fare applies.

Childrens Rate

Single Supplement (if applicable)

You MUST TELEPHONE THE COMPANY 24 HOURS (or more) before departure to confirm pick up/departure point.

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