Treasures of the West Coast

23 Days
Perth to Darwin
From (AUD)
$ 12,495
$ 12,145
Dates & Pricing

2021 Perth > Darwin

Tour Map
Tour Code:
NABK
Duration:
23 days
Departure City:
Perth
Return City:
Darwin

Selected Itinerary

23 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Perth

    Welcome to cosmopolitan Perth for a two night stay.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Perth

    Freechoice

    Journey to Rottnest Island for a chance to spot a quokka or partake in a food and wine trail through Swan Valley. Alternatively, take a walking tour of Perth, cruise to the Port of Fremantle or enjoy an Upper Swan Valley cruise with lunch.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  3. Day 3 - Perth > Kalbarri

    Begin your journey north with a visit to Nambung National Park and the remarkable Pinnacles, a series of limestone formations. Traveling through Geraldton see the HMAS Sydney Memorial before arriving in Kalbarri and your two night stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Kalbarri

    Venture into Kalbarri National Park for a leisurely day of discovery.  Visit the new Kalbarri Skywalk for views over the spectacular scenery of Murchison River Gorge. Stop at Red Bluff for panoramic views over ocean.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Kalbarri> Monkey Mia

    Travel to Hamelin Pool to see the world’s best-known colony of stromatolites. Discover the secrets of Shark Bay with a visit to the Shark Bay Heritage Discovery Centre before arriving in Monkey Mia for a two night stay, home to bottle-nosed dolphins.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  6. Day 6 - Monkey Mia

    This morning cherish the opportunity to see the dolphins under the supervision of a national park ranger.

    Freechoice

    Cruise through Shark Bay searching for dugong or sail into the sunset. Alternatively, dine on damper as you listen to stories of the Dreamtime.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Monkey Mia > Carnarvon

    Visit Shell Beach formed by billions of coquina bivalve shells up to 10 metres deep on your way to Carnarvon. Learn all about the little known history of Carnarvon and the role it played in manned space program at the Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum. Stay overnight in Carnarvon.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Carnarvon > Exmouth

    Explore Coral Bay where the turquoise blue of the ocean meets the sandy bay with Ningaloo Reef underneath before arriving in Exmouth, enjoy a two night stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Exmouth

    Start your day with a Ningaloo Reef coral viewing cruise before visiting historic Vlamingh Head Lighthouse for stunning views over Lighthouse Bay.

    Sundowners

    Enjoy a drink at the resort’s bar and watch the trawlers head out to begin their evening’s work.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Exmouth > Karratha

    Travel along the North West Coastal Highway before stopping in Dampier to learn about the North West Shelf Gas project, one of Australia’s largest resource projects. Stay the night in Karratha.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Karratha > Port Hedland

    Explore the Pilbara and view some of the world’s most ancient landscapes before arriving in Port Hedland. Its natural deep harbour sees the export of iron ore, salt, manganese livestock and natural gas.

    Enrich

    Discover the secrets of Port Hedland from your afternoon Port Hedland Harbour Cruise.

    Your overnight stay tonight is Port Hedland.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Port Hedland > Broome

    Pass through the Great Sandy Desert before arrival in Tropical Broome on the Indian Ocean. Enjoy its sandy beaches and tropical waters. Discover its secrets as part of your orientation tour concluding with sunset on Cable Beach. Enjoy a two night stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Broome

    Freechoice

    Take a tour of Broome on a Harley-Davidson™ Trike or ride camels along the famous Cable Beach. Alternatively, visit Willie Creek Pearl Farm.

    Optional flight - Experience the incredible Horizontal Falls on an exhilarating seaplane flight (at additional cost and replaces Scenic Freechoice activities. Please book prior to departure).

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  14. Day 14 - Broome > Fitzroy Crossing

    Enrich

    Meet a traditional landowner at the remarkable Boab prison tree and hear his stories.

    Visit a local Indigenous gallery upon arrival In Fitzroy Crossing where you will stay overnight.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Fitzroy Crossing > Halls Creek

    Cruise this morning on Geikie Gorge. Look out for sawfish, stingrays and Freshwater crocodiles and you marvel at the sandstone banks of the Gorge. Spend the night at Halls Creek.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Halls Creek> Kununurra

    Travel to the world’s largest single producers of diamonds, the Argyle Diamond Mine. Join your Indigenous guide for a tour and lunch. Admire the striking colours of the massive Carr Boyd Ranges as you head to Kununurra and your overnight stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Kununurra> El Questro

    Optional flight - Take an optional flight over the Bungle Bungles for a bird’s-eye view of these massive sandstone structures (at additional cost, please book prior to departure).

    Explore the largest lake in the Southern Hemisphere, Lake Argyle, before joining your cruise down the spectacular Ord River. Follow the Cockburn Range to the acclaimed El Questro Wilderness Park and your special stay at Emma Gorge.

    Sundowners

    Relax over evening drinks at the airstrip while capturing stunning views of the sunset over the Cockburn Ranges.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - EL Questro> Kununurra

    Freechoice

    Cruise through the Chamberlain Gorge or discover the traditional culture and history of El Questro. Alternatively, join a park ranger on a bird spotting walk.

    Return tonight to the Kimberley Grande for your overnight stay.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Kununurra > Katherine

    Enrich

    Your local guide will take you on a tour of Kununurra. Learn about the local importance of the sandalwood tree and discover the Ord River Irrigation Scheme.

    Travel across the border to the Northern Territory and stay overnight in Katherine.

    Enrich

    Your dinner cruise through Katherine Gorge will transport you into the spiritual world of the Jawoyn people and their remarkable culture.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  20. Day 20 - Katherine> Kakadu

    Discover the World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park. Be amazed by the wildlife and Aboriginal art. Cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong, spotting crocodiles and birdlife. Enjoy an overnight stay in Kakadu.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  21. Day 21 - Kakadu > Darwin

    Optional flight -  Take an optional flight over Kakadu National Park for a bird’s-eye view of the wetlands and rocky terrain (at additional cost, please book prior to departure).

    Welcome to cosmopolitan Darwin where you will enjoy a two night stay. 

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  22. Day 22 - Darwin

    Freechoice

    Cruise on the Adelaide River, home to the ‘jumping crocodiles’ or take a day trip to Litchfield National Park. Alternatively, enjoy a sunset cruise on Darwin Harbour, take the hop-on-hop-off bus around town or the WWII Bombing of Darwin tour.

    Enjoy a farewell dinner.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  23. Day 23 - Darwin

    Our incredible adventure along In Western Australia and Northern Territory ends after breakfast this morning in Darwin.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the tour will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

Handcrafted luxury inclusions
  • Small group touring with no more than 24 guests
  • 4 exclusive Scenic Enrich experiences
  • 2 Scenic Sundowners event
  • 18 Your choice of Scenic Freechoice activities
  • 2 memorable Scenic Special Stays
  • 42 meals – 23 breakfasts (B), 1 lunch (L) and 18 dinners (D)
  • Expert Tour Director and knowledgeable local guides
  • Return airport transfers
  • All tipping and gratuities

Scenic Special Stays
  • El Questro Wilderness Park
  • Pan Pacific Perth

Pricing & Availability