Highlights Western Australia (Outback Coast & Margaret River) Tour – 7 Days

Perth – Fremantle – Swan River – Perth – Margaret River –  Kalbarri – Monkey Mia –  Geraldton – Perth

Our coastal scenic drive is characterized by rough cliffs, gentle bays, white beaches and cozy fishing villages. How do dolphin encounters, ocean paradise and Shell Beach sound in your ears? Combine that with one of Australia’s finest wine region – Margaret River –  you will experience Extraordinary!

Tour Overview

  • Tour dates:

    Every Monday, Tuesday, Saturday

  • Guaranteed departure:

    Min. 3 passengers

  • Private tours:

    Can be booked as a private tour (July – October) – surcharge apply

  • Combine this tour with:

    • 1 Day Quokkas Delight Rottnest Island Tour
  • Remarks:

    The sequence of the tour legs varies depending on departure day

  • Block out dates:

    17.12.2021 – 01.01.2022

    09.04.2022 – 25.04.2022

    19.12.2022 – 01.01.2023

  • PRICES:

    Price per person incl. GST in double room (4 nights): AU$3,590.00
    Price per person incl. GST in single room (4 nights): AU$3,990.00
    Price per person incl. GST in double room (6 nights): AU$3,910.00
    (2 additional nights incl. breakfast Hotel DoubleTree by Hilton Perth)
    Price per person incl. GST in single room (6 nights): AU$4,540.00
    (2 additional nights incl. breakfast Hotel DoubleTree by Hilton Perth)

Services Included

Transport & Accommodation

Transfer in Perth from airport to hotel/from hotel to airport if arrival/departure is between 6am and 11pm up to 3 days directly prior or after the tour

Transport in an air-conditioned bus or 4WD with a maximum of 12 passengers per vehicle

Accommodation during the tour 5x in Hotel/Motel

Entry Fees

Entry fees National Parks, Busselton Jetty, Cape Leeuwin, Ngligli Cave, 1x wine tasting, World Heritage Area Shark Bay, catamaran cruise Monkey Mia, Interpretive Centre Denham, Lobster Shack Cervantes, Swan River Cruise

Meals

Meals (4x B – Breakfast / 2x L – Lunch)

Daily extensive coffee/tea break with also juices, biscuits, muesli-bars, nuts, salty snacks, seasonal fruit and/or vegetable, dried fruit and lots more (including gluten free products) to choose from, except on City Tour Perth & Fremantle & Swan River touring day

Free cold non-alcoholic drinks during driving (except Day 1: Free drinking water only)

Extras

Comprehensive information kit in vehicles

Personal bag with a comprehensive information package and useful bits and pieces for your Australian holiday

Languages

English speaking guiding

German speaking guiding

French speaking guiding and other languages on request only

24/7 English/German/French emergency assistance

ITINERARY

Day 1 City Tour Perth & Fremantle & Swan River

After pick up from your hotel, you will discover Perth, situated on the Swan River, the sunniest city “Down Under”. Although it is one of the most isolated cities in the world, Perth offers many spectacular attractions. We begin our tour at Kings Park to take in a magnificent view of the city, Swan River and the Darling Ranges. There is also time for a pleasant stroll through this beautiful native park. A tour into downtown Perth shows you the shopping and business areas, as well as St. George‘s Terrace the financial centre, where you can find a contrast of old and new architecture. Our drive will continue through some of the best residential areas of Perth along the Swan River to the Indian Ocean. Fremantle, with its old colonial buildings, is our final destination. This City is known for its harmonious combination of culture, maritime history and entertainment. Here you have time to discover this friendly historical harbour town with its famous market. Captain Cook cruise will then take you on a comfortable and safe trip back up the Swan River to Perth City. Enjoy glorious views along the River by a complimentary cup of tea/coffee or a wine tasting. Return transfer back to hotel not included).

Accommodation: Hotel in Perth

Day 2 Perth – Margaret River

The leisurely drive south takes you past places like Mandurah and Bunbury. In Busselton we visit the longest longest timber-piled jetty in the southern hemisphere. Afterwards we admire the fascinating coastal section of the Canal Rocks. The region around Margaret River, one of the most famous and best wine growing areas in Australia, welcomes us with its Mediterranean climate and relaxed atmosphere. Here we have the opportunity for a delicious wine tasting followed by lunch at a renowned winery. To get an impression of the sparkling Australian number one water sport, surfing, we visit the popular Prevelly Beach.

Accommodation: Stay, Margaret River (Breakfast)

Day 3 Margaret River – Perth

The scenic “Caves Road” takes us through Boranup Forest’s pale-barked Karri Trees to Cape Leeuwin, Australia’s most south-westerly point. This is the point where the Indian and Southern Ocean meet. The Cape is known for its rough westerly winds – called “roaring forties” by the locals – during the colder winter months. This is the point where the Indian and Southern Ocean meet. From here the nearest landmass is Africa to the west and Antarctica to the south. After a visit to the picturesque Hamelin Bay, drive to Yallingup, the northern end of the Cape to Cape region. We enter the cool but interesting atmosphere of the Ngilgi Cave with its countless limestone formations. Pleasant return journey to Perth.

Accommodation: Hotel in Perth

Day 4 Perth – Kalbarri

We begin today’s journey via Perth’s wine growing region, the picturesque Swan Valley. New Norcia, the only Benedictine Mission in Western Australia and its Spanish atmosphere will invite you to a break. This carefully chosen, beautiful piece of land represents an important era of Australian history. We head north towards Geraldton, the sunniest town in W.A. Cruising along the coastal road we enter the Kalbarri National Park via Port Gregory. You can experience some of the most picturesque grazing land as well as the rough coastline. In the early evening we will arrive in the “laid back village” of Kalbarri.

Accommodation: Kalbarri Palm Resort, Kalbarri (Breakfast)

Day 5 Kalbarri – Monkey Mia

After breakfast we farewell Kalbarri. We continue into the Kalbarri National Park with breathtaking views down to the Murchison Gorge. Depending upon the season, our drive through the Kalbarri National Park to the World Heritage area of Shark Bay will be escorted by the famous wildflowers. Stop at Hamelin Pool where the world best known colony of stromatolites can be admired. In the afternoon we arrive in Monkey Mia, home of the well-known dolphins. Nearly every day of the year they come to the shore to give you a unique experience that will never be forgotten. There is time for relaxing and swimming on this beautiful beach. Before dinner we will take a cruise on a catamaran to experience the silent sensation of sailing and capture the five-star view of the coastline.

Accommodation: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, Shark Bay (Breakfast)

Day 6 Monkey Mia – Geraldton

In the morning you have the opportunity to come face to face with these famous dolphins. Before our next stop at Shell Beach we pay homage to this World Natural Heritage area with a visit to the Shark Bay Interpretive Centre in Denham. Typical „Outback Australian impressions” will accompany you on the drive to Geraldton. A visit to Mount Scott gives you the opportunity of an outlook over the town of Geraldton and Grey’s Bay. Here is also the memorial for the victims of the sunken warship HMAS Sydney II.

Accommodation: Hospitality Motel, Geraldton (Breakfast)

Day 7 Geraldton – Perth

Our sightseeing this morning brings us to the architecturally interesting St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in the town centre. Leaving Geraldton, we head south along the coast via Leeman and Jurien Bay towards Cervantes. Here we visit the “Lobster Shack” and – after a delicious lunch – we get a lot of insights into this multimillion dollars export industry. In the afternoon we will visit Nambung National Park. The Pinnacles are among the most visited natural wonders of the state. Thousands of limestone pillars rise out of a stark landscape of yellow sand. There is ample time to explore the area and to take some colourful photos from these amazing formations. These impressions of lights and colours will stay with you for many years to comeWe arrive back in Perth early evening when you will be transferred back to your chosen hotel where our round trip concludes.

Please note:
Please do not bring any suitcases with you on the tour. Hand luggage for 2 days/ 1 night and 4 days / 3 nights respectively will be sufficient. The remaining luggage can be stored at your hotel in Perth or Fremantle.

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