8 Day Explore Spectecular North & Amazing South
Departs from Perth Daily - Minimum Numbers are needed to run this tour
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- Adult (Twin Share): AUD $2095
- Child: AUD $1570
- Single room: extra AUD $700
- Departs: Perth at 7:00 am
- Returns: Perth at appx. 6:00 pm
An extended 8-day tour of Albany, Wave Rock, and the best WA’s South-West has to offer.
Day 1: Perth to Augusta: Departing Perth early via Mandurah and the Dawesville Cut we travel through the Tuart Forest to the Busselton Jetty, where we take time to marvel at the historic jetty and take in sweeping views of Geographe Bay. Back onto Yallingup for lunch (at on expense) and a tour of Ngilgi Cave. Next stop will be surf break of Margaret River, before going into Margaret River itself for a look around the wineries for tasting and a quick stop at the Margaret River Chocolate company. We then travel to Augusta for a good night’s rest. Night stay at Augusta (Dinner)
Day 2: Augusta to Kerri-Valley/Pemberton: Visit Cape Leeuwin – the most south west point of Australia. See the famous waterwheel and Australia’s tallest mainland lighthouse. We then travel through the Karri Valley forest. Take a light 1-hour bushwalk to Beedelup Waterfalls and see spectacular wildflowers (in season only). Enjoy the natural surrounds of wildlife including kangaroos, emus and various birdlife. Stay overnight at Kerri-Valley/Pemberton. (Breakfast & Dinner) (Upgrade to private facilities on Day 2/Pemberton extra AUD160)
Day 3: Kerri-Valley/Pemberton – Albany: We make our way further south through the Karri forest to Bicentennial Tree. The Bicentennial Tree is the highest treetop lookout in the world. After this depart for the Valley of the Giants and the Tree Top Walk – a canopy boardwalk 40 metres above the forest floor. Here we have the opportunity to take a walk through the canopy of the ancient Tingle forest. We then proceed to view the large granite formations known as Elephant Rocks and view the clear waters of Greens Pool. Night stay at Albany. (Breakfast & Dinner)
Day 4: Albany – Perth: After a hearty breakfast, we drive to the top of Mt Clarence, views of King George Sound, the outer islands and the Albany Township. See the rugged coastline of Natural Bridge & The Gap for great ocean views. Also, visit the Mt Romance Sandalwood Factory and an opportunity to sample wines at a local winery. Travel through sheep & farming countryside and if time permits we may visit a fruit orchard to sample the fresh local produce before we head back to Perth reaching approximately 5.30 pm.
Day 5 (Perth to Kalbarri) Depart Perth at around 7 am. Head north towards Yanchep National Park see koalas, kangaroos, emus and birdlife. Later stop at a honey farm and sample the local produce, before continuing through the farming countryside, where you will see magnificent wildflowers (seasonal ). See leaning wind-effected trees as we pass through the Greenough Flats. Visit the most unique sight of Western Australia and take the outstanding views of Pink Lake. Arrive at the Kalbarri Coastal Gorges for stunning ocean views, visit Red Bluff and the oyster beds. Overnight stay in Kalbarri (D)
Day 6 (Kalbarri to Monkey Mia) Today we visit the marvels of The Murchison Gorge in Kalbarri National Park. – some of the most spectacular red river gorges along the Murchison River. and travel north to Shell Beach – made from billions of tiny shells and later proceed to Monkey Mia for your accommodation. Overnight in Monkey Mia (B, D) (Upgrade to private facilities on Day 6/Monkey Mia extra AUD$160)
Day 7 (Monkey Mia to Kalbarri) This morning meet the famous Monkey Mia Dolphins and get some amazing photos. Then join any of the optional activities or just chill out on the beach or at the resort. Next, we visit Eagle Bluff for spectacular ocean views. See sharks and other marine life feeding off the seagrass. We visit the breathing rock formations ‘Stromatolites’ before we settle into our accommodation in Kalbarri township and watch the sunset overlooking the Murchison River. (B, D)
Day 8 (Kalbarri – Pinnacles – Perth) We start the day with a visit to the amazing coastal cliff situated to the south of Kalbarri, Red Bluff along with the oyster beds before arriving in Geraldton. Next, we proceed towards the impressive HMAS Sydney Memorial Lastly we visit the famous Nambung National Park – impressive Pinnacles Desert, enjoy a fully guided tour through these amazing limestone formations and drop in at the Discovery Centre before we have lunch by the sea. Then kick back and relax on the bus for the last stretch to Perth, arriving at approximately 6:00 pm. (B)
- Includes: All Accommodation, Dinner and Breakfast, as stated, Activities & Entrance Fees
- Single persons travelling alone pay Adult fare only and will share a twin room with another single traveller (of the same gender). If there are no other single travellers they will receive own room at extra charge
- Single Supplement is available if you do wish to guarantee your own room
- Accommodation : Based on Motel Twin Room with shared ensuite on 2nd day (one bathroom between two rooms). Upgrade to Private Ensuite for $160/room available.