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Travelling the 4,352km (2,698 miles) between Perth and Sydney, a
journey on Indian Pacific is one of the world’s great rail adventures.
Departing Perth, the train climbs through the scenic Avon valley
and into Western Australia’s expansive wheat belt, before arriving
into the city of Kalgoorlie. Continue through the vast treeless plain
of the Nullarbor desert, along the world’s longest straight stretch of
railway track, then on to Adelaide and Sydney.
Board the Indian Pacific late morning and travel out of the city into the outback. In the evening, the train will arrive in Kalgoorlie, providing an opportunity for a tour of Australia’s gold capital including a visit to a gold mine. (L, D)Day 2: Cook
Continue to travel through Western Australia’s outback. En route, a short stop will be made at Cook, built in 1917 and named after the sixth prime minister of Australia, Joseph Cook. (B, L, D)Day 3: Adelaide • Broken Hill
In the morning, arrive into Adelaide where you can take a tour of the city sights or visit the central market, which has over 80 specialist stalls offering local produce, or visit the Adelaide Oval. Continue on to Broken Hill, where a short stop will be made to visit an art gallery, The Big Picture (the world’s largest acrylic painting) and The Main Drag (a live drag queen act). (B, L, D)Day 4: Sydney
This morning, arrive into the Blue Mountains where you will see the spectacular scenery on picturesque walks. There will also be an opportunity to travel on the cable car and the world’s steepest railway before continuing to Sydney by local train, arriving in the afternoon. (B)Meal Basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important Information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Flights
Please note that international flights are not included.Tailor-made travel
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or enquire online.
The Indian Pacific train is named after the two great oceans that it travels between, traversing the width of Australia from Sydney to Perth, via Adelaide (or in reverse). The train offers comfortable overnight accommodation with the Gold Service twin cabins having an en suite bathroom and a three-seat lounger that converts into upper and lower sleeping berths. In the evening, while you dine in the restaurant, your cabin will be converted into a bedroom. In the morning, the bed will be put away during breakfast and the cabin returned to normal. Gold service includes breakfast, lunch and dinner served in the Queen Adelaide restaurant; access to the Outback Explorer lounge car; selected drinks throughout the journey; bedding; towels; complimentary toiletries; and all off-train experiences.
Flexible Prices & Itineraries
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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