Day 1 - Perth to Kalbarri
Our first stop today will be the impressive Pinnacles 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.
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 for our accommodation.
Day 3 - Shark Bay to Coral Bay
This morning meet the famous Monkey Mia Dolphins 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 - Ningaloo Reef
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 r to Exmouth.
Day 5 – Exmouth
Today we explore Cape Range National park, 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.
Day 6 - Exmouth to Karijini National Park
We travel east through station country and stop at Tom Price, the highest town in Western Australia. Here we get 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!
Day 7 - Karijini National Park
The next day give us plenty of time to explore Karijini 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 many more adventurous sights
Day 8 & 9 Karijini to Perth
Start your journey back to Perth through the rugged expanse of inland WA. Enjoy an overnight stay at Nallan Station, visit Benedictine Community of New Norcia, before arriving back in Perth.