Fri, 04 Nov

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New South Wales, Australia

Vintage Rail + Blue Mountains

Rail travel in Australia is a timeless experience and there truly is no better way to appreciate this vast country than in luxury, at ground level. Travel on board a restored 1960s ‘Aurora Australis’ sleeping train through some of the most spectacular regions of Northern New South Wales. Stroll arou

Vintage Rail + Blue Mountains

Time & Location

04 Nov, 7:00 am – 13 Nov, 5:00 pm

New South Wales, Australia

About the event

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Enjoy a welcome dinner at one of Sydney's top restaurants
  • Take in the highlights and learn about the history of Sydney on a morning tour
  • Cruise on Sydney Harbour as you enjoy a delicious dinner and see the city from the water
  • Travel on board an ex-Southern Aurora Rail Carriage, the darling of Australian Rail Travel between 1962-1986
  • Stay on board the Vintage Rail on an exciting 4 night itinerary through the Golden West region of Northern New South Wales
  • Enjoy a 'Riverboat Postman' cruise on the Hawkesbury River
  • Visit the Hunter Valley region and the Hunter Valley Gardens, featuring 10 amazing themed gardens influenced from countries across the globe
  • Take in some shopping at the Hunter Valley Gardens Shopping Village
  • Visit the Australian Rail Monument and Railway Journeys Museum at Werris Creek
  • Travel to Orange and see the 145 year old beautiful Cook Park
  • Enjoy off train excursions in Bathurst where you can choose to roam the Mayfield Garden or visit Abercrombie House
  • Visit the Bathurst Railway Museum
  • Ride the closed Gwabegar line from Wallerawang, up the Capertee Valley to Kandos
  • Visit the Kandos Museum and learn about the fascinating industrial history
  • Indulge in a true 'Aussie' dinner and bush dance at Kandos Hall
  • Travel through the 10 tunnels that replaces the Lithgow 'Zig-Zag'
  • Sample the finest local produce whilst dining on board the Vintage Rail in the Aurora Australis Restaurant
  • Explore the Blue Mountains with a Hop on Hop off Explorer Pass
  • Stay at the Fairmont Resort & Spa Blue Mountains, set amongst some of the most spectacular scenery
  • Enjoy a free day in the Blue Mountains or take up an optional tour (additional cost)
  • Take in a night tour of the Blue Mountains to see this beautiful region through a different light
  • Explore the Jenolan Caves on a day tour with lunch
  • Enjoy a special farewell dinner at Embers Restaurant at the Fairmont Resort & Spa Blue Mountains

INCLUDED SERVICES:

  • Return flights from Home Port to Sydney
  • Private transfers throughout the itinerary
  • 2 nights accommodation in Sydney
  • 4 nights rail carriage accommodation on board Vintage Rail
  • 3 nights accommodation in the Blue Mountains
  • Services of an experienced Helloworld Travel Tour Host

INCLUDED MEALS:

9 Breakfasts (B) | 4 Lunches (L) | 8 Dinners (D)

Tickets

Price

Quantity

Total

  • Depart Mackay - From

    $8,495

    Hosted Journey departing Mackay - Twinette Rail Cabin + Twin share accommodation

    $8,495

    0

    $0

  • Depart Townsville - From

    $8,695

    Hosted Journey departing Mackay - Twinette Rail Cabin + Twin share accommodation

    $8,695

    0

    $0