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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland

15 days 14 nights
Perth to Perth
from NZD$7,289pp
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If your ultimate travel itinerary unites fine food, wine and wildlife, this epic Southwest Coast tour has your name on it. Perth is your entrée to Western Australia's dazzling southern sights, whether Monkey Mia's resident dolphins, the Pinnacles' limestone peaks or Margaret River's vines. This corner of the country boasts some of the whitest sands imaginable (hey, Esperance), not to mention history in spades at Kalgoorlie and Albany.

This Tour Also Features

  • An exclusive Aboriginal cultural experience

  • Tour of Boddington Gold Mine

  • Exclusive Farm Tour

  • Tingle Forest Treetop Walk

  • 14 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 10 dinners

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Itinerary
Day One - Welcome to Perth
Tour day 1
15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 1
Welcome to Perth

This afternoon when you meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers at your hotel, set off on a city tour of Perth including a visit to Kings Park where you can see the broad expanse of the Swan River and wander around the Anzac Memorial and wildflower gardens. You'll also see the many public art instillations around the city and get a feel for the different precincts surrounding the CBD. Tonight, get to know your fellow travellers over a welcome drink and delicious meal.

Accommodation: Travelodge Perth
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Dinner
Travelodge Hotel Perth is nestled in an utterly picturesque location, near the beautiful Swan River in the heart of Perth CBD.

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Day Two - Explore the Boddington Rock Gold Mine as you head to Wave Rock
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 2
Perth to Wave Rock

Today, journey through the Golden Outback to Hyden. This morning you'll join a local guide on a tour of Boddington Gold Mine that is now the largest producer of gold in Australia. Continue to Wave Rock and the small town of Hyden. This magnificent rock formation resembling a gigantic wave was formed over three million years ago. Explore the formation then take a short walk to discover Hippo’s Yawn, another fascinating rock formation. Afterwards, you may like to wander through the visitor centre's eclectic collection of lace and the largest collection of toy soldiers in the world, or even take a tour of Hyden Wildlife Park. End your day with a hearty dinner at your hotel.

Accommodation: Wave Rock Motel, Hayden
Accommodation type: Motels
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Relax and unwind after a day of adventure in true comfort inside Hyden’s premium wave rock accommodation, overlooking the picturesque billabong swimming pool and gardens. Sit back and enjoy the open fire or air-conditioning, free WIFI, guest lounge and baby grand piano in the Salmon Gum Lounge.

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Day Three - Immerse yourself in outback culture before heading to Kalgoorlie
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 3
Wave Rock to Kalgoorlie

This morning you'll take an exclusive farm tour to hear about life in the Outback with Wave Rock local, Sheena. Exploring the farm with Sheena you'll have to opportunity to take part in the morning cattle feed then explore a private collection of vintage cars. Continue to Kalgoorlie, after a visit to the lookout for views into the open cut mine, discover the character and stories of this historic town on an orientation tour.

Accommodation: Rydges Kalgoorlie
Accommodation type: Hotel 4 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
The resort style accommodation is the only Kalgoorlie accommodation with couples’ spa baths in all rooms. There are 91 studios, one-bedroom and two-bedroom rooms with all new 42-inch LCD Sony Bravia televisions. The Kalgoorlie accommodation also has an indoor/outdoor swimming pool and heated spa

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Day Four - Visit Cape Le Grand National Park on your way to Esperance
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Kalgoorlie to Esperance

Today visit Cape Le Grand National Park for breathtaking views of the wild coastal scenery, rugged granite peaks and sweeping heathlands. Stop at Thistle Cove and marvel at its jaw-dropping white sand and crystal clear blue water. At Lucky Bay, one of the most unique and stunning bays in Australia, you may see grey kangaroos that like to laze on the pristine beach.

Accommodation: Comfort Inn Bay of Isles
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Located in the heart of Esperance’s CBD, featuring on-site restaurant, outdoor pool, and choice of 60+ accommodation options. Wake up rested, directly opposite the pristine Southern Ocean.

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Day Five - Journey to Albany
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 5
Esperance to Albany

Travel through Ravensthorpe and the Fitzgerald Biosphere to Bluff Knoll Lookout to witness the rugged beauty of the Stirling Ranges National Park. The National Park is one of the richest areas for flora in the world. Continue to Albany, rich in Anzac history, and settle into your hotel for the night.

Accommodation: The Dog Rock Motel
Accommodation type: Motels
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Located in the heart of Esperance’s CBD, featuring on-site restaurant, outdoor pool, and choice of 60+ accommodation options. Wake up rested, directly opposite the pristine Southern Ocean.

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Day Six - Spend a day at leisure in Albany
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 6
Albany

Today the day is free to explore this historic town on your own terms. You might want to delve into the history of why Albany was so important for those ANZACS bound for WWI with a visit to the National Anzac Centre or choose to explore the region on an optional half-day or full-day tour to discover wine and locally produced food.

Accommodation: The Dog Rock Motel
Accommodation type: Motels
Meals included: Breakfast
Located in the heart of Esperance’s CBD, featuring on-site restaurant, outdoor pool, and choice of 60+ accommodation options. Wake up rested, directly opposite the pristine Southern Ocean.

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Day Seven - Stroll through the treetops in the Valley of the Giants on your way to Margaret River
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Albany to Margaret River

Visit the Valley of the Giants to explore the canopy of the Tingle forest along the beautiful Tree Top Walk. This afternoon visit Cape Leeuwin lighthouse precinct where the Indian and Great Southern Oceans meet. Continue to Margaret River, one of Australia’s premier wine-growing regions. The region's scenery and fresh air will leave you invigorated.

Accommodation: Stay Margaret River (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Stay Margaret River is the perfect destination to relax and explore the famous wineries, caves, forests and beaches of the Margaret River Region

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Day Eight - Tantalise your tastebuds in Margaret River
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Margaret River

Enjoy a sleep-in this morning then get ready for a day that will delight your taste buds! Margaret River is known not only for its fabulous wine but also for its fresh produce and boutique producers. Vasse Virgin is where you'll have the chance to learn about all things olive oil, taste the gourmet produce and sample their range of beauty products made from olive oil. Continue to our hand-picked local winery for wine tastings and lunch prepared using fresh local produce. This afternoon you will have some free time to relax or explore the town of Margaret River. Your evening is free to do as you please.

Accommodation: Stay Margaret River (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
Stay Margaret River is the perfect destination to relax and explore the famous wineries, caves, forests and beaches of the Margaret River Region

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Day Nine - Hug the coastline as you head to Fremantle
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Margaret River to Fremantle

Hugging the coastline, we traverse to the coastal town of Busselton to explore the historic wooden jetty. The jetty is the longest wooden jetty in the southern hemisphere stretching out over a mile into Geographe Bay. Departing Busselton travel further back up the coastline to the port city of Fremantle where you'll have the afternoon to explore. You may like to visit the colourful Fremantle Markets. There are 150 stalls under one roof, and you'll have a chance to purchase local arts and crafts and taste local delights.

Accommodation: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 4 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
The hotel site has been established since 1850 and the hotel pays tribute to the rich history of the building, whilst incorporating references to Fremantle as an iconic port city, creating an environment that is rich, warm and sophisticated for business and leisure travellers alike

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Day Ten - Freetime in Fremantle
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 10
Fremantle Free Time

Today is a day to explore how you want. You might choose to wander along the Fremantle foreshore to discover the impressive fishing fleet and enjoy a refreshing ale at Little Creatures Brewery. You could choose to take a ferry to explore Rottnest Island and enjoy a guided bus tour. The turquoise waters of Rottnest Island are something to behold. If boats are not your thing then why not choose to discover Fremantle by foot with a locally guided walking tour to discover some hidden gems. Whatever it is you choose to do, you're bound to enjoy every second.

Accommodation: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle - by Rydges (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 4 star
Meals included: Breakfast
The hotel site has been established since 1850 and the hotel pays tribute to the rich history of the building, whilst incorporating references to Fremantle as an iconic port city, creating an environment that is rich, warm and sophisticated for business and leisure travellers alike

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Day Eleven - Travel West to the port town of Geraldton
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Fremantle to Geraldton

Today you'll travel along the West Australian coastline to the port of Geraldton. Heading north to Yanchep National Park, you'll enjoy a fantastic Aboriginal cultural experience in a bush setting. Meet your Aboriginal guide who'll share with you their way of life and will treat you to the enchanting sounds of the didgeridoo. It's a hands-on experience where you'll have the chance to touch and feel traditional Aboriginal tools and it will have you rolling around with laughter. Continue along the coast to the seaside hamlet of Lancelin at lunchtime and then to Nambung National Park, home of the marvellous Pinnacles, a series of intriguing limestone formations. On arrival in Geraldton you'll visit the evocative HMAS Sydney Memorial.

Accommodation: Mantra Geraldton (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 4 star
Meals included: Breakfast
Mantra Geraldton's spacious apartments are close to the region's best attractions like the Western Australian Museum, Geraldton CBD and the HMAS Sydney Memorial.

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Day Twelve - Travel north via UNESCO World Heritage Shark Bay and onto Monkey Mia
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Geraldton to Monkey Mia

Travel north through Denham and the stunning waters of UNESCO World Heritage Shark Bay. Continue to the crystal blue waters and the pristine white sandy beaches of Monkey Mia. This afternoon is yours to do as you choose. Why not take a scenic flight over Shark Bay Marine Park or choose a wildlife cruise aboard a catamaran to spot sea creatures great and small. In the evening, there's nothing like sitting back with a cocktail or a cool beer watching the world go by as the sun goes down over the water.

Accommodation: Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort is situated midway up the West Australian coastline within the Shark Bay World Heritage Area, home to one of the world’s best-known dolphin encounters. We offer holidaymakers a truly unique experience in unspoiled surrounds. With beachfront accommodation situated on the pristine shores of Shark Bay, you won’t have to go far to feel the sand between your toes.

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Day Thirteen - Explore Shells Beach and Kalbarri National Park
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Monkey Mia to Kalbarri National Park

Rise early to see Monkey Mia's wild dolphins swim close to shore. Wandering along the fascinating Shell Beach, one of only two in the world, formed from billions of coquina bivalve shells up to ten metres deep. We continue to Hamelin Pool to see the world’s best known colony of Stromatolites. Dating back to the beginning of life on earth, while they may not appear alive, these living structures have helped scientists unravel the history of life on earth! Next up venture into Kalbarri National Park to view the spectacular scenery of Murchison River Gorge from the vantage point. During wildflower season, the National Park is abloom with many a variety of wildflower. You might spot Acacia, Banksia, Caladenia and more! Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Accommodation: Kalbarri Edge Resort (or similar)
Accommodation type: Hotel 4 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Kalbarri Edge Resort is a great place to unwind and relax after exploring the local sites. Lounge in your comfortable, smartly-appointed room, laze in the sun by the pool or partake in a giant game of chess.

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Day Fourteen - Head back south to Perth via Hutt Lagoon and one of the famous Pink Lakes
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Kalbarri National Park to Perth

On your way south, travel past Hutt Lagoon, one of the famous Pink Lakes in WA, before continuing to your final destination of Perth. Tonight, join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Farewell Dinner. What a great opportunity to share a few laughs as you recount stories from the last 14 days together!

Accommodation: Travelodge Perth
Accommodation type: Hotel 3 star
Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
Travelodge Hotel Perth is nestled in an utterly picturesque location, near the beautiful Swan River in the heart of Perth CBD.

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Day Fifteen - Farewell from Perth
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15 Day AAT Kings Western Wonderland - Day 15
Farewell from Perth

Bid farewell to your fellow travellers when your trip concludes after breakfast.

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