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  • The Pinnacles

    The Pinnacles

  • Dolphin Watching at Monkey Mia Dolphins Resort

    Dolphin Watching at Monkey Mia Dolphins Resort

  • Kalbarri National Park

    Kalbarri National Park

  • Perth

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  • Monkey Mia Dolphin

    Monkey Mia Dolphin


Tour code: WBMP

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Between laid-back Broome and bustling Perth, you’ll journey along the remote Outback and through the rugged blue coastline. Enjoy a wondrous Cable Beach sunset and see the rich Pilbara and the startling landscape of Karijini. On to the the rugged West Australian coastline it's blue water as far as the eye can see at Coral Bay and the chance to frolic with dolphins at Monkey Mia. Before arriving in cosmopolitan Perth. travel down the Batavia Coast and visit the mysterious Pinnacles.

Itinerary

1 May 2018 - 30 September 2018 ?
Day 1 - 2
Welcome to Broome
Day 1: Welcome to Broome

This evening get to know your Travel Director and fellow travellers over a Welcome Reception while watching the sunset over the Indian Ocean.

Day 2: Broome

Today you have a full day to explore this tropical hideaway. At some stage, you may enjoy a leisurely stroll along the 22 kilometres of pristine sand and swim in the turquoise water that is Cable Beach. Wander through Chinatown or shop for pearls. Tonight, join your fellow travellers for dinner overlooking Cable Beach.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort, Broome, 2 nights

Included Meals: Day 2: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 3
Broome – Port Hedland

Today get set to head south to Western Australia's famous Pilbara region which is known for its rich cultural landscape, red earth and vast mineral deposits. Port Hedland is a hub for major resource activity and is a powerhouse of the Australian economy. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Hotel: The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland

Included Meals: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 4
Port Hedland – Karijini National Park

Journey into the depths of the Pilbara to Karijini National Park which is in the Hamersley Ranges. The startling landscape of spectacular gorges, waterfalls and rock pools provides a striking contrast to the stark red landscape of the Pilbara. You'll explore Fortescue Falls at Dales Gorge and if you're up to it, you can take a walk to one of the national park's plunge pools. Your stay tonight is in safari-style eco tents. You can sit on your private deck with a good book and relax watching the sun set and fall asleep to the calming sounds of nature.

Hotel: Karijini Eco Retreat

Included Meals: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 5
Karijini – Karratha

This morning travel to Tom Price. Enjoy a guided tour of Rio Tinto's Open Cut Iron Ore Mine site. You will be amazed by the massive pit and see the huge machinery and trucks in action as you're lead to the heart of the operation. In the afternoon, journey back through the Hammersley Range and following the mining rail lines to Karratha, one of the largest towns in the region.

Hotel: ibis Styles Karratha

Included Meals: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 6 - 7
Karratha – Exmouth
Day 6: Karratha – Exmouth

Today you journey back to the spectacular waters of the West Coast to North West Cape. Exmouth is situated on the boundary of Cape Range National Park and the Ningaloo Marine Park and was built to house the families of US Navy personnel working at Naval Communication Station Harold E Holt. When you arrive on the coast you'll visit Vlaming Head Lighthouse for stunning view over Lighthouse Bay and enjoy a tour of the township with your Travel Director. Tonight, stay just metres from the water, overlooking Exmouth Gulf.

Day 7: Exmouth Free Time

After a leisurely breakfast, today is yours to do as you choose. Why not marvel at the size, grace and beauty of the Whale Shark as you swim alongside them in the pristine waters of the Ningaloo Marine Park, alternatively you could take a stroll along the beach, or relax by the hotel pool overlooking the water.

Hotel: Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort, Exmouth, 2 nights

Included Meals: Day 6: Breakfast and dinner with wine. Day 7: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 8
Exmouth – Carnarvon

Today, on a shallow draft glass bottom boat, cruise over World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef at Coral Bay to see coral formations found in the lagoon gardens of the inner reef. On a coral cruise, you'll see wonderful fish and bright unspoiled corals without having to get in the water. It's a fantastic experience! We then make the journey south to Carnarvon. On arrival, you’ll visit the Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum.

Hotel: Best Western Hospitality Inn Carnarvon

Included Meals: Breakfast and dinner with wine

Day 9 - 10
Carnarvon – Monkey Mia
Day 9: Carnarvon – Monkey Mia

Travel to Hamelin Pool to see the world’s best known colony of Stromatolites. Dating back to the beginning of life on earth, while they may not appear alive, these living structures have helped scientists unravel the history of life on earth! Later visit fascinating Shell Beach, one of only two in the world, formed from billions of coquina bivalve shells up to ten metres deep. Continue to the crystal blue waters and the pristine white shell and sandy beaches of Monkey Mia where you’ll stay for the next two nights.

Day 10: Monkey Mia Included Choice

Included ChoiceEvery morning, Monkey Mia's wild dolphins swim to shore to be fed and mingle with the people. After a leisurely breakfast overlooking the calm waters of the bay, watch the famous dolphins swim into shore (Note: As dolphins are wild their appearance cannot be guaranteed.) Today, choose from two Included Choice sightseeing experiences. You may like to join an evening indigenous experience or unwind on a bay cruise.

Hotel: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort, 2 nights

Included Meals: Day 9: Breakfast and dinner with wine. Day 10: Breakfast

Day 11
Monkey Mia – Geraldton

Venture into Kalbarri National Park and visit Hawks Head Lookout to view the spectacular scenery of Murchison River Gorge. Keep an eye out for graceful Peregrine Falcons hunting along the gorges and cliffs. WildflowerDuring wildflower season, the National Park is a bloom with many a variety of wildflower. You'll spot Acacia, Banksia, Caladenia and more! On arrival in Geraldton you'll visit the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial and have the chance to discover the seaside township.

Hotel: Mantra Geraldton

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 12
Geraldton – Perth

Visit the Nambung National Park, home of the marvellous Pinnacles. Afterwards stop at the seaside hamlet of Lancelin at lunchtime. Aboriginal cultureThis afternoon visit Yanchep National Park where you’ll enjoy a fantastic Aboriginal cultural experience in a bush setting. Meet your Aboriginal guide who’ll share with you their way of life and will treat you to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo. Continue to Perth and join your fellow travellers for a few laughs over a Farewell Dinner.

Hotel: Crowne Plaza, Perth

Included Meals: Breakfast and farewell dinner

Day 13
Farewell from Perth

This morning say goodbye to your fellow travellers after breakfast when your trip comes to an end. 

Included Meals: Breakfast

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13 Day Guided Vacation

Tour departs from Broome and returns to Perth

Highlights

  • Visit Perth’s Kings Park & its delightful Botanic Garden on the Swan River
  • Immerse yourself in an Aboriginal Cultural Experience at Yanchep National ParkAboriginal culture
  • Walk among the mystical Pinnacles
  • Visit the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial
  • Discover WA’s famous wildflowers (seasonal)Wildflower
  • Experience a little patch of paradise and see the wild dolphins at Monkey Mia
  • Included Choice Experiences in Monkey MiaIncluded Choice
  • Explore Carnarvon’s unique Space & Technology Museum
  • Relax on a coral viewing cruise on Coral Bay in Ningaloo National Park
  • Enjoy a fully guided tour to the heart of Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore mine in Tom Price
  • See the amazing waterfalls in Karijini National Park
  • Discover the majesty of the Hamersley Ranges
  • Spectacular Cable Beach Sunsets from the comfort of your accommodation

Inclusions

  • Experienced Travel Director & Driver Guide
  • Quality accommodation
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Airport transfers (see flight information below)

Dining

  • 12 Full buffet breakfasts
  • 8 Dinners with wine
  • 1 Farewell Dinner

Flight Information

Any flights referred to in the itinerary are at the client’s expense and are not included in the land content price.

Day 1   Flights to arrive prior to 3.00pm into Broome Airport
Day 13   Flights to depart anytime from Perth Airport

What to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in cooler months
  • Swimwear and beach towel

Ways to Save

Departures from 1 April 2018
Early Payment Discount – 10% saving

when you pay in full by 31 January 2018

Pay by 31 Jan 2018   10% saving
Pay by 27 Apr 2018   7.5% saving
Pay by 29 Jun 2018   5% saving
 
Kings Club   5% saving
 
2nd vacation discount   2.5% saving
 
Groups (5 people or more)   5% saving
 
Triple share   5% saving

* All savings are per person, apply only to the land component. Conditions apply.

 

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Quality accommodation

Your Guided Holiday includes a range of quality accommodation for your comfort.

The accommodation you will enjoy on this tour includes:

  • Cable Beach Club Resort
    1 Cable Beach Rd, Broome, WA 6725

    Broome, 2 nights

    • Cable Beach Club Resort Studio Room
    • Cable Beach Club Resort Studio Room
    • Cable Beach Club Resort Common Area

    Take one idyllic, seaside location – complete with spectacular sunsets, gently swaying palm trees and Kimberley charm – add the finest food, unique experiences and luxury indulgences; and you have the ideal setting for a memorable holiday.

    Welcome to the magnificent Cable Beach, home of the award-winning Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa – a holiday destination like no other. Your stay will be full of surprising wonders and endless ways to reconnect; with nature, your partner, your family and yourself.

    Cable Beach Club offers a place to unwind, with two glistening pools, delicious cuisine at a choice of three restaurants, leisure facilities, the first Australian L'Occitane spa and a personal touch to every experience.

    • Features
    • Private veranda or courtyard
    • Ensuite
    • Shower
    • Air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • TV
    • Foxtel
    • iPod/iPhone docking station
    • Wireless Internet access
    • ISD/STD phone
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Mini Bar
    • Refrigerator
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • In-room safe
  • The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland
    2-4 Anderson Street Port Hedland WA 6721

    • Superior Queen at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland
    • Corner view of The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland
    • Restaurant 1904 at Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland

    The New Esplanade Hotel was completed in 2013 and offers something for everyone – from business to tourists travellers.
    Most of the 108 hotel rooms feature balcony access to the well-manicured hotel grounds. All our modern rooms boast free Foxtel and In-House movies, broadband and wireless Internet access, tea and coffee-making facilities, a well stocked bar fridge and private en-suite bathroom. Interconnecting rooms to suit families and those featuring spas are also available as well as ample onsite parking for the discerning traveller.

    • Features
    • Flat Screen TV
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Foxtel
    • Broadband and wireless internet access available (at additional cost)
    • Refrigerator
    • Ensuite
    • Air Conditioning
  • Karijini Eco Retreat

    • Karijini Eco Retreat - Luxury Tents
    • Karijini Eco Tents
    • Karijini Eco Tents

    An environmentally friendly Retreat and Campground, nestled in the pristine bushland at Joffre Gorge - in the heart of the world class Karijini National Park.

    Alongside the outback bush camping experience, the multi award winning Karijini Eco Retreat is the first and only facility to offer comfortable glamping accommodation in the Park! Offering quality accommodation and facilities, the management and staff look forward to welcoming you to a unique world of environmentally friendly, affordable accommodation and camping options with a touch of luxury and a taste of genuine mateship and hospitality in outback Western Australia!

    • Features
    • Barbecue facilities
    • Linen
    • Ensuite
    • Solar Power
    • Front and rear deck
    • Natural ventilation (No air-conditioner)
    • Rechargeable lantern
    • Minimal power for low wattage applications
  • ibis Styles Karratha
    35/45 Searipple Rd, Karratha WA 6714

    • Standard Room
    • Exterior
    • Restaurant

    Well located in the centre of town, ibis styles Karratha sits within walking distance of the main shopping centre. Featuring 47 rooms, this Karratha hotel is warm and welcoming, with an outdoor pool, BBQ area and a bistro providing pleasant al fresco dining. ibis Styles Karratha also features two bars, a bottle shop and a conference room, making it a great option for leisure and business guests alike. The hotel room rate includes free continental breakfast and includes internet access.

    • Features
    • Air-conditioning
    • Wi-Fi
    • Ensuite
    • TV
    • In-house movies
    • Bathroom Amenities
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Iron
    • Work Desk
    • Manual temperature control
    • Radio
    • Data port in room
    • 220/240 V AC
    • Shower
    • Hair Dryer
    • Security peephole
    • Direct Dial Telephone
  • Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort
    Lot 900 Madaffari Drive, Exmouth WA 6707, Australia

    Exmouth, 2 nights

    • Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort - Beach View from
    • Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort - Front Hotel Exte

    Novotel Ningaloo, the only resort on Sunrise Beach, is your gateway to the world heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef and the Cape Range National Park. Guests can enjoy a relaxing holiday escaping the winter chill or an action packed holiday taking part in the many activities the region has to offer.

    Novotel Ningaloo, in the Exmouth Marina, has opened 68 of the planned 150 rooms, servicing the growing popularity of the nature based tourist destination.

    The deluxe development includes a range of hotel rooms and one and two bedroom self contained apartments. Three bedroom apartments are available on request. The complex includes Gold Plate Award winning Mantaray's restaurant, bar, lounge, resort-style swimming pool and gym with stunning beaches right outside your door.

    • Features
    • Air Conditioning
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Swimming Pool
    • Gym facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Internet Access
    • Direct beach access
    • Room service
  • Best Western Hospitality Inn Carnarvon
    6 West Street, Carnarvon WA 6701

    • Best Western Hospitalty Inn Carnarvon Deluxe Room
    • Best Western Hospitalty Inn Carnarvon  Pool Area
    • Best Western Hospitalty Inn Carnarvon Deluxe Room

    We offer comfort and country hospitality. After a delicious breakfast with us, you may care to choose a relaxing day - take a day out  at the Banana Plantation, relax by our swimming pool, have a coffee, or just enjoy a casual meal in our attractive alfresco garden dining area. Or you may wish to explore the local sights of Carnarvon and surrounds.   Reminisce on the day's adventure and dine in with us at 'Sails', our fully licensed, a La carte restaurant, offering high quality food at affordable prices.  There's something for every palate as well as a special children's menu for children 12 years and under.

    • Features
    • Swimming Pool
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator
    • Hair Dryer
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Wi-Fi
    • Flat Screen TV
    • In-house movies
    • Room service
  • Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort
    1 Monkey Mia Road, Denham (Shark Bay), WA 6547

    2 nights

    • Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort - Beach View
    • Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort - Garden Villa Exterior
    • Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort - Garden Villa Room
    • Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort - Boughshed Restaurant

    Located in the heart of Western Australia’s Shark Bay, Monkey Mia is one of the world’s premier natural dolphin sighting areas.

    • Features
    • Air-conditioning
    • Ensuite
    • TV
    • In-house movies
    • Refrigerator
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Balcony or Terrace
    • Linen
  • Mantra Geraldton
    221 Foreshore Drive Geraldton, WA 6530 Australia

    • Mantra Geraldton - Front View
    • Mantra Geraldton - Balcony views
    • Mantra Geraldton - Waterviews
    • Mantra Geraldton - Room

    Looking for somewhere to stay in Geraldton? You want location, you want comfort, you want value. Mantra Geraldton hotel has it all and it's right on the Batavia Coast Marina, Champion Bay.
    Mantra Geraldton's spacious apartments are close to the region's best attractions like the Western Australian Museum, Geraldton CBD and the HMAS Sydney Memorial.

    • Features
    • Swimming Pool
    • Barbecue facilities
    • Room service
    • Internet Access
    • Laundry facilities (Self-Service)
    • Private balcony
    • Air Conditioning
  • Crowne Plaza, Perth
    54 Terrace Rd, Perth

    • Crowne Plaza Perth - Standard Queen Room
    • Crowne Plaza Perth - Standard Queen Room
    • Crowne Plaza Perth - Swimming Pool
    • Crowne Plaza Perth - Standard Room Bathroom

    Crowne Plaza Perth is located in the heartland of beautiful Perth Western Australia with picturesque Langley Park at the hotel doorstep. An upscale riverside hotel with spectacular views of the city’s iconic Swan River and just minutes from the Perth CBD, Crowne Plaza Perth is in the ultimate location.
    Easy reach of the city and its many attractions make this Perth hotel the ideal place to stay whatever the occasion or reason for travel. The natural surrounds are ideal for relaxing and recreation, while onsite parking and free public transport make it simple and convenient to get around town.

    • Features
    • Ensuite
    • Flat Screen TV
    • In-room Movies (fee applies)
    • Air-conditioning
    • Refrigerator
    • Coffee/tea making facilities
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Hair Dryer
    • Bathrobe and slippers
    • Gym facilities
    • Laundry facilities (Self-Service)
    • Swimming Pool