4 Western Australia Itineraries for a Fuss-Free Getaway

4 Western Australia Itineraries for a Fuss-Free Getaway

From taking selfies with quokkas to hunting for precious truffles, Western Australia brims with unique experiences for everyone!

The June holidays are coming up and you’re feeling restless, thinking of taking a break from work but don’t really know where to go. Plus, it’s sweltering hot everywhere due to it being the summer season! What are your options?

Well, why not pack your bags for a trip to Western Australia to escape the heat! While the rest of the world faces the searing summer sun in June, the Land Down Under is in the midst of winter! At the same time, it’s not bitterly cold, with the average temperature hovering at around 20℃. And if you’re feeling adventurous, Western Australia is the perfect place with its scenic coastal roads, mesmerising beaches, a host of unique wildlife and all sorts of unconventional activities. It’ll definitely offer lots of fun for the whole family!

In fact, if you don’t know where to start, check out Jetabout Holidays’ Western Australia packages! Be spoilt with detailed itineraries, hotel stays, day tours and more. Take your pick from our top 4 itinerary picks for your next getaway to Western Australia!

1. Broome – 5D4N all-in from S$684 (Free & Easy)

An up-and-coming holiday hub, Broome is a beautiful seaside pearling town that looks out into the pristine Indian Ocean. The Broome itinerary boasts a wide array of family- and couple- friendly activities, and brings you to experience Western Australia’s wilderness too!

Watch an ocean sunset by Camel Train on Cable Beach

Cable Beach, famous for its pristine white sand, ochre cliffs and sparkling turquoise waters, is a must-visit when you’re in Broome. What better way to explore it than on camelback? Admiring the magnificent sunset over Cable Beach from the back of a camel is sure to be an utterly unforgettable experience!

Go on a Pearling Farm Tour

Image credit: Willie Creek Pearl Farm

Ever wanted to learn what makes a perfect pearl? Here’s your chance! At Willie Creek Pearl Farm, you’ll get to see pearl farmers in action as they explain the oyster harvesting and pearl selection process. You’ll definitely be wow-ed as you cruise down Willie Creek’s crystal clear waters whilst admiring the live oysters and native wildlife!

Image credit: Willie Creek Pearl Farm

Take your pick from a coach, self-drive or even a helicopter tour, all of which include a delicious morning or afternoon tea as well.

Heads up! For a limited time only, Jetabout Holidays is currently running a promotion for its Broome Free & Easy Package! From just S$684 nett per pax, enjoy a 4N tour inclusive of return flights, hotel accommodation and airport transfers. It’s a deal you can’t afford to miss!

Alternatively, sit back and relax by joining a Coach Tour Package. Choose from these ALL-IN 3-Nights packages starting from only S$1,235 nett per pax. Have everything – flight arrangements, accommodation, airport transfers, guided day tours – settled for you! You’ll also be able to enjoy various activities, such as a Sunset Camel Ride and Willie Pearl Creek Farm Tour.

Book by 20 April 2018 and quote “TripZilla” to get S$30 FREE Grab credit with a minimum of S$1,000 spent!

EXPLORE SOMEWHERE DIFFERENT TODAY!

Witness the spectacular ‘Staircase to the Moon’ phenomenon

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Isn’t this phenomenon unlike anything you’ve ever seen? Between March and October each year, visitors to Broome will get to marvel at the Staircase to the Moon, a natural spectacle that lights up the night.

This is best seen from Roebuck Bay in Broome, where the rising of the moon during low tide masters up an illusion of a flight stairs going all the way to the moon. A photo of this spectacular sight is bound to make all your Instagram followers jealous!

Don’t just take our word for it and see this rare sight for yourself with Jetabout Holidays’ 5D4N Experience Broome package! The tour departs on 22 and 29 May, and those that depart of 29 May 2018 will have the chance to take a day tour to Roebuck Bay on either 30th May, 31st May or 1st June 2018.

Quote “TripZilla” to get S$30 FREE Grab credit for every S$1,000 spent when you book by 20 April 2018!

BOOK NOW & START EXPLORING BROOME!

Hunt for dinosaur footprints at Gantheaume Point

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A spot that’s especially worth a visit is the intriguing Gantheaume Point located southwest of Broome, where you can see dinosaur footprints!

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It’s also home to Anastasia’s Pool, a quaint and pretty natural rock pool, modified with a concrete base by a former lighthouse keeper so that his arthritic wife could find relief in the warm tides of the Indian Ocean.

A 4WD adventure to Cape Leveque

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Stretching from the south of Broome to the northernmost tip of the Dampier Peninsula is the picturesque Cape Leveque Road with plenty of wonderful sights along the way! Hop on a 4WD Drive along rugged terrain and remote coastal wilderness area from the tip of the Dampier Peninsula before immersing yourself in the local aboriginal culture of One Arm Point Aboriginal Community.

When you finally reach Cape Leveque itself, be sure to snap some photos with the lighthouse that stands guard over the cliffs and shore! Kooljaman, a remote wilderness camp owned and run by the indigenous Bardi Jawi communities, offers you the chance to immerse yourself in the natural diversity and pristine landscape of the area too.

Can’t wait to explore somewhere different on your next holiday? Check out Jetabout Holidayslimited-time-offer for Broome Free & Easy packages! From only S$684 nett per pax for 4N packages inclusive of return flights, hotel accommodation and airport transfers.

Alternatively, why not sit back, relax and let the experts take care of you? Jetabout Holidays’ 3-Night ALL-IN Coach Tour packages are going from just S$1,235 nett per pax! Your flight arrangements, accommodation, airport transfers and guided day tours will all be settled for you. What are you waiting for? Quote “TripZilla” to get S$30 FREE Grab credit per S$1,000 spent when you book by 20 April 2018!

SIT BACK, RELAX AND ENJOY BROOME TO THE FULLEST!

2. Perth and its surrounds – 4D3N from S$655

Rest assured you’ll never be bored in the capital of Western Australia! It’s chock-full of culture and nature and has an upbeat modern city centre too. Here are some things you can’t leave the area without doing:

Sand surf at Lancelin’s white sand dunes

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The majestic sand dunes of Lancelin are not only home to a variety of animals like emus and kangaroos (which you can spot if you’re lucky), they’re also the best place to have a super exhilarating time!

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Ride down the steep slopes in a thrilling 4WD akin to a rollercoaster, or grab a custom-made sandboard and have the time of your life slipping and sliding down the dunes.

Explore the secluded beaches and sandy bay of Rottnest Island

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Despite being home to stunning landscapes, Rottnest Island is also where you can score that coveted Quokka selfie!

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The island is home to a large population of Quokkas, also known as the happiest creatures in the world. Grab the chance to get up close and personal with these adorable critters and snap lots of photos. Rottnest Island is just a short ferry ride away from Perth city, making it the perfect day trip destination.

It’s time for some family fun! Book Jetabout Holidays’ Perth Family Fun Package, which encompasses a trip to the Lancelin sand dunes and a day tour to Rottnest Island. From just S$625, it’s the bargain of a lifetime so don’t let it slip away!

P.S. Don’t forget to quote “TripZilla” at checkout to receive S$30 Grab credit per S$1,000 spent! Valid for bookings from now to 20 April 2018.

START PLANNING A PERTH FAMILY GETAWAY NOW!

3. Perth Southern Trails road trip – 6D5N from S$750

If you’re keen on a road trip adventure, this 6N road trip itinerary is perfect for you to explore Perth and its surrounds! Everything will be planned for you, including a detailed itinerary with suggested maps, routes and stopovers.

Explore Margaret River and its township

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Famous for its wineries, craft breweries and mesmerising coastline, Margaret River is great for indulging in natural produce! Have a gourmet local lunch or a wine tasting at a winery, while gazing at the vast expanse of the vineyards.

Image credit: Paul Young

Then, head down to the nearby township for a leisurely stroll through its quaint alleyways and bustling farmer’s market, where you’ll find freshly baked local pastries, organic produce and much more!

Bring your family back to nature with a Farmstay experience

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Don’t miss out on the quintessential Australian Farmstay experience! At the Diamond Forest Farm Stay in Augusta, you’re bound to fall in love with the picturesque grounds. Home to a 3-acre dam and over 100 friendly farm animals, it’s the ideal respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. Start your day by collecting chicken eggs, cuddling a bunny as well as taking a stroll amongst peacocks and turkeys, and end your day by canoeing on the 3-acre dam.

Cruise through Walpole’s Wilderness Zone

The Walpole wilderness is a vast landscape that embraces marvellous granite peaks, tranquil rivers and impressive forests. The ‘Wild over Walpole’ cruise takes you on a breathtaking journey through this lush area!

Image credit: Robert Young

A short drive away is the Valley of the Giants, which houses 40 metre-tall tingle trees. See them in their full glory on the Tree Top Walk, an elevated walkway constructed through the forest canopy. Next, descend to the Ancient Empire boardwalk below to be awed by their enormous gnarled trunks, which can reach a full 10-metre in diameter!

Finally, bask in the windswept elegance of William Bay, a coastal national park with spectacular green waters framed by granite cliffs.

You can do all this and more on Jetabout Holidays’ 5-Night Perth and Southern Trails Drive, which even includes a night in a beautiful red cedar cottage on Diamond Forest Farm! You’ll definitely want to check it out if you love all things wild and whimsical. Save yourself the research as everything will be planned for you, right down to a detailed itinerary with suggested maps, routes and stopovers.

And exclusively for our readers, simply quote “TripZilla” upon checkout to receive S$30 Grab credit per S$1000 spent! This is applicable for bookings made from now to 20 April 2018.

ROAD TRIP? YES, PLEASE!

4. Perth and Southwest Gourmet touring – 7D6N from S$1,020

From sampling Denmark’s culinary delights and visiting award-winning wineries to hunting the rare Black Winter Truffle, your itinerary will be packed with gastronomic experiences of every kind!

Go on a truffle hunt dog tour

Did you know that only a selected number of people are able to go on a truffle hunt each year? Revel in the rare privilege of a Truffle Hunting Experience as you walk through the mystique of the truffle trees together with highly trained truffle dogs. With these dogs as your guide, you’ll be able to enjoy the novel experience of locating the rare and delicious Black Winter Truffle (Tuber Melanosporum).

The exclusive Truffles Hunt Tour is only held during the winter months on the Manjimup Farm from early June – late August. It’s a definite must-do experience for foodies who love farm-to-plate experiences! Besides the truffle hunt, you’ll get to savour culinary delights and wines from across the region, and stop to see the main attractions of the region along the way.

If this is exactly your cup of tea, why not go for Jetabout Holidays’ 6-Night Southwest Gourmet Route from just S$1,020 per person? Book now and your stomach will thank you later. Don’t forget to quote “TripZilla” when you book from now to 20 April 2018 to enjoy receive S$30 Grab credit per S$1,000 spent!

GEAR UP FOR A GASTRONOMIC EXPERIENCE LIKE NO OTHER!

If you’re panicking over how little time you have to plan and book a trip for this June, not to worry! Whether it’s a short trip to Broome, a food trail across the Southwest, a family getaway or a relaxing road trip and farmstay, Jetabout Holidays has got you covered! So put Western Australia on your bucket list right now, and get ready for the perfect winter reprieve from the June heatwave!

To get started, take your pick from these packages with Jetabout Holidays:

Departure date: 22 May 2018

Inclusive of: Return flights on SilkAir, 4N Hotel Stay, Return airport transfers

Departure date: 26 May 2018
Inclusive of: Return flights on SilkAir, 3N Hotel Stay, Cable Beach Sunset Camel Ride, Cape Adventure 4WD Tour with Lunch

Departure date: 22 and 29 May 2018
Inclusive of: Return flights on SilkAir, 4N Hotel Stay, Cable Beach Sunset Camel Ride, Willie Creek Farm Tour, Cape Adventure 4WD Tour PLUS the chance to visit the Staircase of the Moon phenomenon for departures on 29 May 2019

However, if none of the above takes your fancy, check out any of Jetabout Holidays’ other Perth packages:

In fact, book ANY of the above packages by 20 April 2018 to get an exclusive S$100 off per couple and an additional FREE S$30 Grab credit per couple. Simply quote “TripZilla” upon checkout to enjoy these exclusive deals. What are you waiting for? 

A THRILLING GETAWAY IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA AWAITS!


Brought to you by Jetabout Holidays & Tourism Western Australia

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