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Traveling by train with your Visa Australia
Indian Pacific - the Legendary Australian train
Indian Pacific: Sydney - Adelaide - Perth
With your visa for Australia you will live the adventure of the rail journey more along the world ( 4352 km), which passes through the entire territory of Australia from Sydney (Pacific Ocean) up to Perth (Indian Ocean) passing to Adelaide. aboard the train you can live a pure romance, together with the people you love and visit Australia differently and spectacular, one train trip unforgettable with the Indian Pacific. Just boarded the train, you will have the wonderful sensation of how it will develop this Australian adventure. Just boarded the train, you will have the wonderful sensation of how it will develop this Australian adventure. The landscapes are conflicting, starting from the majesty of the Blue Mountains, to the arid expanse of the desert of Nullabor, passing for each gold mine, ghost towns, and varied vegetation that it encounters. All this without curves, the desert portion is crossed for 478km in straight line. Along the route it is possible to observe kangaroos and other animals. the complete trip between stops for guided visits, lasts 3 nights. It is possible to take excursions at each stop and that can be booked on the same train. On board the train there are various types of services:
- Platinum Service : compartments spacious, elegantly furnished, with sofa and double bed and double exposure with panoramic windows on both sides. Bathroom in cab, wagon exclusive restaurant, room service.
- Gold Service: compartment has a washbasin with the shower and the toilet
- Red Service:suitable for passengers with luggage at hand, guests have at their disposal comfortable reclining armchairs , showers and toilets.
The catering is exceptional. At every meal we offer a variety of tasty dishes, carefully prepared by the chefs of the edge. The seasonal menu offers delicious dishes as the barramundi (water fish salty and sweet) and fillet of kangaroo grilled. At The station of Rawlinna, customers Platinum and Gold are invited to go and will be the guests for a traditional dinner outside door with roast lamb under the sky of the desert of the Nullarbor. For four days and three nights, the Indian Pacific travels between Perth and Sydney
(and return )
Day 1 - Perth to Kalgoorlie
The Sunny perth, the nearest beach to singapore. After the departure it rises toward Avon Valley that expands in Western Australia, the first stage of the journey, late in the evening will be the city of gold of Kalgoorlie. Here the train will stop during the night, giving the time to tourists in Australia to roam the old and great pubs and absorb the atmosphere of a city Built literally on gold.
Day 2 - From Kalgoorlie to Adelaide
As it restarts Kalgoorlie, the landscape assumes a lighter tone and golden, the train moves through the wilderness , in the plain of Nullabor from barren landscape and unchanged for thousands of years. In the middle of the desert there is the city of Cook, one of the outposts more isolated in the world , where there is a stop for a visit. The train will depart in the evening and travel during the night.
Day 3 - Adelaide
You arrive here early in the morning, passing between the colonial buildings surrounded by parks, beaches and hills. After a tour of the city, you can also stop here for a couple of days (off-train is not included) or continue to Broken Hill, a journey through wonderful landscapes. Broken Hill is the mining town more old of Australia, with buildings fate in 1920. This mining town, also known as the Silver City is located in the midst of typical desert landscapes and an oasis of lakes.
Day 4 - Sydney
Watch the sandstone, wooded valleys, embankments and the waterfalls of the Blue Mountains flowing in the landscapes of New South Wales, while the train arrives at final destination, Sydney.
Travel documents: Reservations must be made in advance. Travel tickets on the train are sent via e-mail and show where and when boarding the train, as well as the modalities for baggage. The document is a travel itinerary that includes both train tickets and all the other agreements for the various stops. An email of pre-departure will be sent 7 days before journey which contains practical information for the trip. It recalls the travellers for enter on the Australian territory it is necessary to have an entry visa for Australia or ETA Visa valid.