The subtropical island of Rottnest set in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Explore secluded beaches and isolated sandy bays, land locked lakes - Home to a profusion of waterbirds and learn of early settlement history ... WA's most beautiful island is just 19km off Perth's coastline. Explore the beauty and tranquility of Rottnest as you relax in the comfort of an air conditioned coach.
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This 90 minute circumnavigation of the island takes you out to some of Rottnest's most spectacular locations and provides you with a complete interpretation of the island through passionate and knowledgeable crew. This coach based tour gives you a great introduction to the island, a sit down buffet lunch and then some free time.
This tour will provide you with an insight into Rottnest's cultural and historical heritage, diverse wildlife, fauna and social heritage. You will also have a chance to step outside and have a stroll along the boardwalk at the majestic look-out point at West End.
** Rottnest Island
WA's most beautiful island believed to have been separated from the mainland approximately 7,000 years ago is made up of six major habitats - coastal, salt lakes, brackish swamps, woodlands, heath and settled areas. Visit this iconic destination and be amazed by the breath-taking scenery and attractions.
** Inclusive Island Tour
When visiting Rottnest Island the must do tour is the Grand Island Tour which gives a comprehensive insight into the many wonders and attractions of this beautiful island.
The Rottnest Island Quokkas are world renowned as the happiest animal on Earth, standing at just 12 inches tall these adorable animals are truly an icon of the island and will be sure to put a smile on your dial!
** Coral Reefs
The island is surrounded by stunning limestone coral reefs believed to have grown approximately 100,000 years ago. Whilst on the island be sure to explore these beautiful reefs fed by the warm Leeuwin current and discover the many species of marine life that call this area home.
** Salt Lakes
When on the island, a must do activity is to explore the many salt lakes that occupy approximately 10 per cent of the area. Notable ones include Lake Baghdad, Lake Vincent, Herschel Lake, Garden Lake, Government House Lake and Serpentine Lake. These lakes are permanent and are always accessible all year around, other notable lakes that may dry up throughout the summer period include Pink Lake, Lake Sirius, Lake Negri and the twin Pearse Lakes.
** Bathurst Lighthouse
An iconic landmark of Rottnest Island is the Bathurst Lighthouse located on the coastline in Bathurst. This lighthouse is closed to visitors however, is the perfect place to capture breath-taking sunsets and picturesque views.
** Wadjemup Walking Trail
A stunning 50 kilometre walking trail made up of five unique sections each celebrating a significant landmark or area of the island. This trail is designed to enhance your Rottnest Island experience and show case the best parts and areas of this beautiful destination.
Return coach transfers from central Perth accommodation
Return ferry transfers to Rottnest Island
Grand Island Tour