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An unforgettable journey across Australia on the Indian Pacific

There has never been a better time to experience the famous Indian Pacific with the exclusive Flash Sale at Discover Australia Holidays and savings up to 33% across their range of popular Indian Pacific packages.

Experience the adventure that spans Australia and epitomises the stylish romance of luxury rail. This iconic 4-day expedition between Sydney and Perth takes you through the kaleidoscope of Australian landscapes, including the dramatic Blue Mountains, historic outback Broken Hill, rugged Flinders Ranges, South Australia's rolling green hills, Adelaide, the expansive Nullarbor Plain, the red goldfields of Kalgoorlie, the golden wheatbelt and fertile Avon Valley. Relax in stylish luxury in the spectacular Queen Adelaide restaurant car and mingle with fellow adventurers in the Outback Explorer lounge car.

The all-inclusive Indian Pacific packages range from a short-break to Perth or Adelaide right up to epic adventures that combine the train with extensive luxury coach touring, a 4-day cruise on the Murray River or ocean cruises. And right now, they are all available at incredible Flash Sale prices at Discover Australia Holidays.

Indian Pacific to Perth Short Break

This 6-day holiday is a really affordable way to experience this remarkable train journey. After a memorable three nights and four days onboard the famous Indian Pacific from Sydney, discover the remarkable transformation of Perth over recent years with a 2-night short break in this beautiful city. You’ll enjoy the comfort of your private cabin with ensuite. Experience the included off-train training and activities, such as Broken Hill, Barossa, Adelaide, Cook and Rawlinna.

Savour the delicious food and wines matching the destinations you pass through. This all-inclusive 6-day holiday includes all meals aboard the train, all off-train experiences, all flights, Perth Hotel and personalised transfers. And right now, you can book the Indian Pacific to Perth Short Break from $2426, a saving of 33%. It’s only available from Discover Australia Holidays, with limited availability on selected travel dates between July 2019 and March 2020.

The Indian Pacific Journey

Your transcontinental adventure begins in Sydney. Prepare for a journey of contrasts, from lush vineyards to vast goldmines, majestic mountains to the vast expanse of the Nullarbor, from cities of four million to ghost towns of four. Relax in the privacy of your air-conditioned private cabin or head to the Outback Explorer Lounge and enjoy a welcome drink in the company of other passengers.

As the train winds through the breathtaking Blue Mountains, explore the comforts of life onboard, get acquainted with your cabin and fellow travellers. After settling in, savour your first meal – a regionally-inspired dinner paired with all-inclusive fine wines and beverages. After dinner, join fellow guests for a late-night drink or head back to your cabin for your first night onboard.

You arrive in the ‘Silver City’ of Broken Hill as the next day begins, where you embark on a morning of Off Train Excursions to discover the mining history and artistic culture of this unique town where the streets are wide and there’s a pub on every corner. Explore this historic outback mining town where BHP Billiton has its origins and visit the Pro Hart Gallery and learn about one of Australia's most iconic artists. Back onboard the Indian Pacific breakfast awaits as you then continue your journey deep into South Australia.

Lunch is served onboard as the Indian Pacific enters the southern tip of the spectacular and ancient Flinders Ranges. Arriving in the city of Adelaide in the afternoon, you have the choice of a tour of the city, a visit to the world-famous Barossa Valley or McLaren Vale wine regions (seasonal), or a trip to the beautiful Adelaide Hills featuring the culinary delights of Hahndorf.

The first light of dawn illuminates the vast and remote emptiness of the Nullarbor as your train carries you through the longest single stretch of railway line in the world. You’ll awake to the seemingly endless expanse of the Nullarbor Plain to enjoy a scrumptious breakfast. This evening, your sense of wonder will be ignited as the train stops for you to enjoy the tranquillity of an unforgettable dinner under the brilliant desert stars in the remote and beautiful Rawlinna.

Breakfast is served as you glide through the mild skies and cool green vales of the Avon Valley on your way to Perth, arriving after an onboard lunch. As you approach your final destination, Perth, you've just completed an unforgettable adventure on one of the world's greatest railway journeys.

Compare Indian Pacific Holiday Options

Whatever Indian Pacific holiday you are looking for, you’ll find the perfect train adventure at Discover Australia Holidays. Specialising in train holidays, they have more than 40 all-inclusive Indian Pacific options to choose from.

Right now, you can save up to 33% with Flash Sale prices across the full range – exclusive to Discover Australia Holidays. But hurry, they’re selling out fast.

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