The Wildflower Wanderer KWPKG

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From $2,873 Per Person
Departs Perth
Returns Perth
Difficulty Low
Group Size 49

Perth (WA Aus) to Perth (WA Aus)

Spring sees Western Australia burst into colour, with wildflowers blanketing gardens and parks across the state. You don’t have to leave Perth to see them. But when you head out on this Perth to Kalbarri tour, you’ll discover overwhelming floral displays at Nambung National Park (also home to the Pinnacles) and Geraldton, en route to Kalbarri National Park – endemic spider orchids, banksias, and pink pokers beckon.

Inclusions

  • Specialist team of two highly experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • Local Specialists (Guides)
  • Centrally located premium hotels

Tour Pricing

All prices are per person in AUD, land only

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Prices From$2475$3285$2300

Prices & Dates

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Itinerary

Flight Information & Complimentary airport transfers

Any flights referred to in the itinerary are at the client’s expense and are not included in the land content price.

  • Day 1 – Flights to arrive prior to 4pm into Perth Airport
  • Day 7 – Flights to depart after depart 1.30pm (Domestic) or 2.30pm (International)
  • 1 Welcome to Perth

    Arriving into the Western Australia capital of Perth you will meet up with your Tour Director and fellow guest where you will enjoy a welcome reception with drinks and canapes with the setting sun over the Swan River as your backdrop.

  • 2 Perth – Kalbarri

    The views of the Western Australian coastline will make you jaw drop as you head north towards the beautiful coastal town of Kalbarri. Just near the town of Dongara you get to meet the young family that that own and operate the award winning, Illegal Tender Rum Co. Meeting the family for a behind the scenes tour of the award winning rum distillery with some special tastings throughout. Sitting in the purpose built deck of the distillery with views of their property enjoy a lunch filled with local produce. Arriving into Kalbarri in the afternoon before you can get to further know your fellow travellers over and enjoyable dinner.

  • 3 Kalbarri National Park

    The spectacular landscapes and wildflowers of Kalbarri National Park are what you are going to discover today. The sights of Hawks Head, Natures Window and the panoramic views from the Skywalk jutting out over the Murchison River are what you will appreciate between unearthing of the wildflowers that this National Park is famous for.

  • 4 Kalbarri – Geraldton

    Explore the historical Lynton Station that was established in 1853 as a Convict Depot and Station Homestead before getting your camera ready for the spectacular pink lake of Hutt Lagoon. Continuing the historical tones of the day our local guide and owner of Oakabella Station will give you a tour followed by lunch on the station. Your last stop is the moving HMAS Sydney Memorial that is set high on the hill overlooking Geraldton.

  • 5 Geraldton & Surrounds

    Another exciting day of searching out Wildflowers as you head west to discover small towns like Mullewa. This is a hot spot for the stunning displays of everlastings and flowering shrubs along roadsides and in surrounding nature reserves of the district. We will take you to where the wildflowers are known to be in bloom. This might be Coalseam Conservation Reserve or further west of Mullewa. Your Travel Director will know the wildflowers hot spots.

  • 6 Geraldton – Perth

    Following the coastline towards Perth you will enjoy a visit into Nambung National Park to wander through the famous Pinnacles. The Pinnacles are amazing natural limestone structures, some standing as high as five metres and were formed thousands of years ago after the sea receded and left deposits of seashells. Over time, coastal winds removed the surrounding sand, leaving the pillars exposed to the elements. Arriving into Perth you will join your friends for a farewell dinner.

  • 7 Farewell from Perth

    Exploring one of the most beautiful inner city parks in Australia, Kings Park is home to the spectacular Western Australian Botanic Garden. With over 3,000 species of the State’s unique flora, the stunning collection of the Wildflowers of Western Australia is unique and a fitting end to your Western Australia wildflower experience.

Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.

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Additional Information

Flight Information

  • Day 1 – Flights to arrive prior to 4pm into Perth Airport
  • Day 7 – Flights to depart after depart 1.30pm (Domestic) or 2.30pm (International)

Any flights referred to in the itinerary are additional and not included in the land content price.

Complimentary Airport Transfers
Complimentary arrival and departure transfers are provided between designated airports and selected hotels on the scheduled start and end days of your trip with pre or post accommodation booked through Australian Tours and Cruises in conjunction you’re your tour.

If you book your own pre or post accommodation then transfers are not included.

Bookings within 110 days of departure:
If you would like to book within 110 days of departure, full payment is required before we can send requests for any unconfirmed items such as hotel rooms. If your booking request is unable to be confirmed you will be refunded the full tour cost paid, less any credit card fees charged.

**Please note: Do not book flights until your booking request been confirmed from our office.

Travel Insurance
It is HIGHLY recommended that passengers take out travel insurance. Most claims arise from either personal or close-family illness before departure resulting in cancellation charges. As a valued customer we are pleased to offer you the opportunity to purchase discounted travel insurance.  Travel Insurance Quote with CoverMore.

Travel Documents
Travel documents for guided tours are delivered to the hotel or address you are staying at prior to your tour depending on the tour type chosen. We also provide you with a tour itinerary and arrival instructions by email, once we have all your flight information and personal details.

Group Size
There is no set age or type of traveller, you can expect a wide-range of like-minded travellers. Families with children, young couples, baby boomers, solo travellers, small groups and more can be found on guided tours. There is certainly no age limit for touring, with children as young as 6 through to seniors travelling, however, the general demographic tends to be over 40.

Depending on the tour you choose and the time of year you are travelling our group sizes can vary from 20 people up to 49 people

Optional Experiences
The must-see and must-do experiences in all their tours but also offer you the ability to customise your tour with a selection of Optional Experiences. Details of Optional Experiences available will be sent with your final documents.

What to Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket and warm clothing

Fitness Level
Low level of fitness is required. If your tour includes the walk around Dove Lake is considered a Moderate – Easy 6km loop. Not all guests will be able to complete the walk. Alternate short walks are available.

Seat Rotation
To allow everyone the opportunity to enjoy seats at the front of the coach, there is a seat rotation policy. This means that everyone changes seats daily during the course of the tour, and also means that you have the opportunity to meet new people throughout your journey.

Luggage Allowance
Due to limited coach capacity, a single bag is allowed with dimensions not exceeding 30″ x 18″ x 10″ (76 x 46 x 25cm) and weight not exceeding 23kg (50lbs). Carry on hand luggage is restricted to one piece per person, not exceeding 12″ x 11″ x 6″ (30 x 28 x 14cm) to fit under your coach seat or in the small overhead compartment.

Suitcases with wheels are recommended, as there are certain places where assistance is not available (e.g. airports, railway stations and cruise terminals). Please note: that luggage with an adjustable handle and wheels will not fit in the overhead compartments and cannot be accepted as hand luggage.

Alternative arrangements should be made for forwarding excess baggage to the final destination prior to commencing your holiday.

FAQs

  • Are there concession discounts?
    Pensioners (Australia or New Zealand) and Seniors Card holders (Australia) save with our concession discounts on selected tours. Ask our friendly team which tours you can get a discount on.
  • Are your tours suitable for pensioners aged 76 and 84 ?

    Yes, Kimberley Tours have a wide range of passengers from children to adult who are 90 years of age. You need to read the itinerary and review the fitness levels required prior to deciding if the tours is suitable. Each tour is different.

  • Do you have any tours on offer during November, December, January or February?

    The Kimberley region offer tours from May through to September generally, but there are always unique offerings outside of these dates. However you can visit different locations such as Perth, Central Australia or the Wildflowers and Margaret River at different times of the year. As one of our help Travel Advisors to help you find something that suits your interests, budget and the dates you would like to travel.

  • Is accommodation the night after the tour ends included in the price ?

    No, this accommodation will be an cost extra, but we can assist you to book this at great rates and we will ensure you are staying at either the same accommodation of somewhere near by.

  • Is accommodation the night prior to the tour departure included in the price ?
    No, accommodation at the start of end of your tour is an additional costs unless specifically listed in the itinerary.
  • Where is the meeting point for the start of tours ?
    Generally, tours will start at the hotel listed as the pre tour accommodation options. This will be listed in yore final travel documents.
  • Do I need to arrive before Day 1 of my tour ?

    Please refer to your specific tour, in most cases you will need to arrive the night before your tour departs. Please check flight details listed for each individual tour. If this is the case we can arrange pre tour accommodation on your behalf, this will be an extra cost.

    Day tours or Short Breaks may start later in the day on Day 1 so you can arrive that morning which will avoid the extra nights accommodation cost. We can help you plan some extra activities pre or post tour to extend you holiday and make the most of your trip.

  • How do you calculate the number of days for Kimberley tours ?
    If you are doing a 4 day tour commencing on April 8th, the first day of the tour is and includes the 8th, plus 9th, plus 10th plus 11th and the tour ends on April 11. This would be 3 nights and 4 days on tour.
  • Do your tours operate over Christmas and New Year?
    There are generally not as many extended tours in the Top End or Broome Region. There may be day trips or short breaks for the holiday season. Explore Perth or Central Australia.
  • Are airfares from my home town included in the cost of the tours ?
    Airfares to and from Northern Territory or Western Australia at the start and finish of your tours are extra.
  • Payment Options
    Credit Card Customer Payment Link enter this link into your browser: pay.travelpay.com.au/AUSTC

    If paying via the Customer Payment Link, please ensure you complete all fields and ensure you enter the correct Trip Reference Number, so we can identify your payment.

    Credit card surcharges will apply when paying by credit card. We accept all credit cards and relevant credit card fee is applied when processing: Mastercard – 1.30%, Visa – 1.50%, American Express – 2.20%, Diners Card – 2.75%, International Credit Cards – 3.25%

    Direct Deposit payments take up to 3 business days to process. Please notify your consultant of your payment once it has been processed.

    Commonwealth Bank – Australian Tours and Cruises

    Reference: Trip Number

    BSB: 062-504    Account: 1066 1268

    International Direct Deposit: Add $25 for bank fees

    SWIFT or BIC CODE: CTBAAU2S

  • Should I buy travel insurance?
    Travel Insurance

     It is HIGHLY recommended that passengers take out travel insurance. As a valued customer we are pleased to offer you the opportunity to purchase discounted travel insurance.  Travel Insurance Quote with CoverMore.