9 Day Perth to Karijini Cruiser | Return

Day Trip to Rockingham

Product code: 9DPK

Price:  1445 AUD

Age restriction: 18-60

Departures: Every Saturday (from December 15th 2018 until February 23rd 2019)

Pick-Ups:

Fremantle YHA, Fremantle Prison, 6A The Terrace, Fremantle (entrance parking area) 7.00am

Rendezvous Hotel Perth City, 24 Mount St, Perth, 7.30am

Central Perth – Perth YHA, 300 Wellington St 7:40am

Northbridge/Train Station – Old Swan Barracks, 2 Francis Street, Perth, 7:45am

Billabong Backpackers, 381 Beaufort Street, Highgate, 7:50am

Duration: 9 days/8 nights

Intro text: Experience 9 days of adventure, hiking, wildlife interaction, Australian culture, cool hostels, amazing scenery and a lot more! Visit the Monkey Mia Dolphins, Snorkel the Ningaloo Reef, and explore the depths of Karijini!

9 Day Perth to Karijin Itinerary

Day 1 – Perth to Kalbarri

Our first stop today will be the impressivePinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park. You will enjoy a fully guided tour through these amazing limestone formations and drop in at the Discovery Centre before we have lunch by the sea. After a quick stop in the town of Geraldton, it’s on to Kalbarri to see the coastal cliffs and check in to our accommodation for the night. (L, D)

Day 2 – Kalbarri to Shark Bay

Today we will visit the marvels of The Murchison Gorge, Natures Window and Z-Bend in Kalbarri National Park. Here you will have the option to try abseiling into the gorge (extra cost)! If conditions allow us, we will coolvoff with a swim in the Murchison River before we’re back on the bus traveling north to Shell Beach and the town of Denham for our accommodation. (B, L, D)

Day 3 – Shark Bay to Coral Bay

This morning meet the famous Monkey MiaDolphins and get some amazing photos. Then join any of the optional activities or just chill out on the beach or at the resort. We visit the breathing rock formations ‘Stromatolites’ before we settle in to our accommodation in Coral Bay, located right on the famous Ningaloo Reef! (B, L, D)

Day 4 – Coral Bay

Today is yours to enjoy the many great tours and activities Coral Bay has to offer, with special discounts available as an West Coast Cruiser passenger! Go for a stroll on the beach and check out the shark nursery, swim with the manta rays, go for a scuba dive or snorkel on the Ningaloo Reef only meters from shore (all activities at own expense). This evening we take the short drive up the peninsular to Exmouth and check in to our accommodation. (B, D)

Day 5 – Exmouth

Today we spend exploring Cape Range Nationalpark, a spectacular place of rugged limestone ranges, breathtaking deep canyons and 50km of pristine beaches. Relax on the beach or choose to go snorkelling at the stunning Turquoise Bay (snorkel hire $10), visit Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, relax at Milyearing Visitors Center and more before we return to our accommodation late afternoon. (B, L, D)

Day 6 – Exmouth to Karijini National Park

Up early we travel east through stationcountry and stop at Tom Price, the highest town in Western Australia. Here we get our supplies before we head to the amazing Karijini National Park. We stay at the multi award winning Karijini Eco Retreat in Eco Safari Tents with your own veranda, quality beds, linen and hot showers! (B, L, D)

Day 7 – Karijini National Park

The next day give us plenty of time to explore Karijini National Park and to enjoy 2.5 billion years of evolution and 40.000 years of culture. We visit and hike the gorges, swim in amazing rock pools, stand under waterfalls and explore intriguing rock formations including Hancock Gorge, Weano Gorge and its adventurous Handrail Pool, Dales Gorge, Circular Pool, Fortescue Falls, Fern Pool and more. (Day 7:B, L, D)

Day 8 & 9 Karijini to Perth via Nallan Station