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New Norcia Historial Town Tour

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    What to Expect
    Established in 1847 by Spanish Monks, this Iconic Western Australian Town is rich with History and Culture. Regardless of your religious beliefs, this town will capture your spirit with its relaxed atmosphere and peaceful outlook.
    The Tour Departs from the Tourist Coach Stand on Wellington Street near the Perth Train Station at 8am and will travel through the Swan Valley to New Norcia. 
    We will stop at Bindoon for a morning tea break where you have a chance to visit the famous Bindoon Bakehaus then onto the New Norcia Townsite. 
    Once at New Norcia, you will be guided by a Local Tour Guide for 2 Hours through the community which includes exclusive access inside some of the historic buildings. 
    After the Town Tour we will head to the New Norcia Hotel where we will enjoy a delicious light Lunch.
    Your day isn't complete until you have a walk through the Museum and Art Gallery before the relaxing drive back to Perth arriving at approx 5pm.
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    Reviewed 28 March 2019

    Very good tour with great personal service. Lunch was excellent with the tour of the buildings great. Price and value excellent highly recommended will do tour again if possible.

    Date of experience: March 2019
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    Suzan N, Owner at Tours with a Twist, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2019

    Thank you so much for the great review. I'll let your guide Jill know what you said. She loves New Norcia and loves taking people there. Glad you enjoyed your day.

    Reviewed 19 August 2018

    Very unique place full of history and a very peaceful atmosphere. Tours with a Twist were very professional and my tour guide , Jill was very helpful and informative. The High Tea lunch was delicious. I had never heard of New Norcia before going to...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
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    Suzan N, Owner at Tours with a Twist, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2018

    It was our absolute pleasure to have you on our tour. We are so glad that you found New Norcia as interesting and unique as we do. Thanks again and hopefully we'll see you next time you're in WA. Thanks Jill

    Reviewed 18 May 2018

    What a treat we were in for when we met our Tour guide/bus in Perth Central;we (12 tourists) were going on The NEW NORCIA High Tea Lunch tour. Suzan(Owner,Operator) and Jill gave us a wonderful narrative ,along the way,of places and buildings of interest.We enjoyed...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    1  Thank gkmarshall2018
    Suzan N, Owner at Tours with a Twist, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2018

    Wow what a wonderful review, thank you. We are so glad you had such a great day out. Yes it was just like an outing with friends, we like it like that. Small intimate groups makes the day more personable. And thank you for recommending...More

    Reviewed 24 March 2018

    We travelled through the beautiful Swan Valley to visit this historical little town. On the way there, the tour guide - Jill, gave us a good background on the establishment of the monastery in 1847 and it's operation up until the present day. The New...More

    Date of experience: March 2018
    1  Thank TCtravellor
    Reviewed 18 March 2018

    I had never heard of new Norcia before booking this trip and eventhough i am no way religious I found it to be very interesting. The early history of the site and the way the place is being run today was very impressive. The trip...More

    Date of experience: March 2018
    Thank Mwalker47
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