A 5 night vacation in Perth starting with a cruise along the Swan River to Freemantle, then a full day at Rottnest Island to explore bike and get up close with Quokkas. Finally collecting a rental car and drive to the premier wine region of Margaret River and enjoy amazing vineyards and stunning coastlines.
- Seat in coach airport transfer to Perth accommodation
- 3 Nights accommodation at the 4* Crown Promenade
- Captain Cook Freemantle Lunch Cruise
- Rottnest Express full day Experience Rottnest with Bike
- 3 Days Rental Car
- 2 Nights accommodation at the 4* Pullman Bunker Bay
Day 1 - Depart
Qantas is the number one way to travel to Australia and your vacation begins the second you step onboard a Qantas flight with Australia just a movie, meal, sleep away. With over 95 years of experience in long haul travel, Qantas strives to ensure every passenger in every cabin has the most comfortable and authentic experience. Qantas offers direct service from Los Angeles, San Francisco Dallas Fort Worth & New York JFK (add $200) - add on fares with American Airlines available from other cities.
The Qantas onboard experience has a class for every passenger from First suites, Business, Premium Economy and Economy cabins and offers the best in comfort, Australian food and wine, amenities and exceptional service. All cabins experience the latest in inflight entertainment and technology including premium content from HBO, new movie releases, TV programs and an extensive music library with over 1500 entertainment choices.
Day 2 - Cross International Date Line
Day 3 - Arrive
On arrival you will be transferred by seat in coach to accommodation.
ACCOMMODATION - Crown Promenade, experience one of the city's newest hotels offering exceptional central accommodation in Perth, situated on the picturesque banks of Swan River. Spanning eight floors with 291 contemporary guest rooms, the hotel boasts stylishly appointed interiors in a variety of configurations including spa rooms and suites.
Day 4 - Perth - Freemantle
Enjoy wonderful views as you cruise the calm waters between Perth and Fremantle. Your Captain will point out the sights, including Perth's impressive Bell Tower, Kings Park, the restored Swan Brewery, Royal Perth Yacht Club and the magnificent homes overlooking the river and Fremantle's busy inner harbour. Disembark at Freemantle and enjoy this historic port town and numerous outdoor cafes & restaurants.
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Day 5 - Rottnest Island by
Depart Perth by ferry to commence a full day Experience Rottnest tour. Explore Rottnest Island by bike at your own pace and discover secluded beaches, snorkel among the reefs and meet the local wildlife including the quokka – unique to Rottnest Island – a friendly marsupial similar to a wallaby but the size of a domestic cat. The island is 11 kilometers long by 4 kilometers wide, and takes approximately 3.5 hours to ride around. Board the ferry by 3.55pm to depart the island.
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Days 6 & 7 - Perth to
Pullman Bunker Bay, Margaret
This morning collect you rental vehicle and self drive the coast to Margaret River where you will be staying at Pullman Bunker Bay.
ACCOMMODATION - Nestled on the white sands of Bunker Bay, 4-star Pullman Resort Bunker Bay resort boasts an absolute beachfront location with 150 luxuriously appointed bungalow-style villas in contemporary Australian architectural style. Villas offer beach access via boardwalks through immaculately landscaped grounds and are complemented by award-winning world class dining and recreation facilities.
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Day 8 - Margaret River, depart
Relax or Let us customize this day for you. Late afternoon drive to Perth airport and return rental vehicle in time for late evening departing flight. Depart Perth for your return flight home or to your next destination within Australia.
On Board Qantas
Your Seat - An ergonomically designed, slimline seats with built-in lumbar support for your comfort. The adjustable headrest and seat recline are sure to keep you comfortable for the duration of your journey. Onboard the A380s and refurbished B747s the seats offer softer cushioning, a netted footrest and more legroom for additional comfort on longer journeys
On Board Dining - On selected international flights, you’ll be treated to a continuous refreshment service every 60-90 minutes and, to add variety, a third main meal option for long haul flights. On the A380s and refurbished B747s you’ll find a self-serve snack bar.
Entertainment - personal on-demand, in-flight entertainment system* throughout your journey. Access over 1500 options using your in-seat control or touch screen monitor. Options include a variety of movies, TV programs, CD playlists, moving maps, interactive games and radio channels.
Amenities - Complimentary comfort kit to help you stay refreshed. Your handy zip lock pouch contains eyeshades, toothbrush and toothpaste. Socks are available on request. Enjoy a soft blanket and cotton pillow to keep you cozy throughout your flight
Consider adding one of these Australian experiences to your package
Package from pricing is based on double occupancy (2 people sharing a room) for travel Monday - Thursday 26 July – 15 September 2018 from Los Angeles, San Francisco or Dallas on Qantas (add $200 for Qantas JFK flight) for purchase by 30 June 2018; $60 supplement applies each way for travel on Friday to Sunday. Ask an Aspire consultant for pricing for other travel dates. Add-on fares are available from other cities. Certain blackout dates apply on the accommodation and tour value add offers - check with your Aspire consultant. Seats are limited and may not be available on every flight. Hotels are subject to availability. All prices reflect a discount for purchases made by cash/wire transfer/check, please see terms and conditions for credit card payments. There are no discounts for payment made by credit cards. Cancellation penalties and other restrictions apply.
A passport with extended validity past your travel dates and an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) is required to enter Australia; Aspire Down Under can issue your ETA for a processing fee of $25 per person. A copy of the picture page of your passport and payment for your ETA is required at the time of booking.