This 8 day tour includes 2 nights in Busselton and Albany, as well as visits to the beautiful Stirling National Park and the famous gold rush town of Kalgoorlie.
Your eight day South West Mosaic tour begins in Perth before travelling to Busselton where you will visit the Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and learn about its history. You will then travel to Albany and enjoy a ride on the Pemberton Tramway for a breathtaking journey through the towering Karri and Jarrah Forests. Whilst in Albany you will also visit Torndirrup National Park to witness the spectacular coastal rock formations, The Gap and Natural Bridge. From Albany, your journey continues to the beautiful Stirling National Park, before travelling to the gold rush town of Kalgoorlie, where you will have the chance to pan for gold or even go down a mineshaft. Finally you will travel through the town of Hyden, where you will have the chance to see the unusual rock formations Wave Rock and Hippo’s Yawn before travelling through one of Western Australia’s most historic towns, York. Your journey ends in Perth after a visit to the historic Perth Mint where you will watch the amazing spectacle of a traditional gold pour.
Join the group this morning in the lobby of the Pan Pacific Hotel at 8am. Take an Included SCENIC ENRICH tour of the lush botanical gardens of Kings Park with a local wildflower expert. Depart Perth and travel along the beautiful coastline to Busselton.
Two Night Stay: Busselton
Travel past vineyards and Karri Forests to Mammoth Cave. Included is a guided tour of the crystalline formations inside the spectacular cave. Continue to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, situated at the most south westerly tip of Australia. Take an Included tour where your guide will explain the interesting facts and history of the old lighthouse. Make your way to the award winning Watershed winery set on acres of rolling vineyards and enjoy an Included SCENIC ENRICH tasting of their famous Margaret River wines before a delicious gourmet lunch. Visit the quaint town of Margaret River before heading back to Busselton.
Visit the famous Gloucester Tree, standing at 61 metres tall it was pegged in 1946 so that people could climb it and use it as a watchtower for bush fires. Included journey on the Pemberton Tramway for a breathtaking ride through the Karri and Jarrah Forests. Continue to the Valley of the Giants and explore the world famous forest of gigantic tingle trees and take a bird’s eye view of the towering forest from the Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk.
Two Night Stay: Albany
This morning tour Torndirrup National Park to capture the sight of spectacular rocky coastal formations, The Gap and Natural Bridge. Experience Albany’s seafaring history on your Included visit to Whaleworld. Enjoy an Included cruise along Albany’s rugged coastline in search of the migratory whales.
See the beautiful Stirling National Park, a botanic reserve abundant with wildflowers. Continue to Esperance and be amazed by the magnificent coastline with its sparkling blue waters and gleaming sand.
Overnight Stay: Esperance
Kalgoorlie is still an active mining town and it is full of grand old buildings, lively pubs and colourful characters. Experience an Included tour of Australia’s largest gold producing mine, the Super Pit.
Overnight Stay: Kalgoorlie
Tour the wide streets of Coolgardie, then journey to Hyden for an Included visit to the unusual rock formations of Wave Rock, resembling a 15 metre wave frozen in time, and Hippo’s Yawn, named so because of the resemblance to a hippopotamus in its cavernous mouth.
Overnight Stay: Hyden
Your tour concludes at the Pan Pacific Hotel at approximately 5pm. Transfer* to the airport (please book flight to depart after 7pm).
*Check transfer entitlements with your travel agent. For guests who have already received documentation - refer to your booking summary.