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Sail & Rail Around Australia


This epic cruise and rail journey starts in Sydney and spans Australia, from the Pacific to the Indian Ocean. Cruise to the Top End and Broome before reaching Perth. Then enjoy fully-inclusive luxury on the Indian Pacific train from WA to NSW!


Sail & Rail Around Australia from Sydney – 26 days

This spectacular cruise and rail journey starts in Sydney and spans Australia, from the Pacific to the Indian Ocean!

Board a magnificent Holland America Line ship in Sydney and embark on an incredible 3-week voyage to Queensland and the Great Barrier Reef, Darwin, Timor-Leste (East Timor) and Indonesia’s Komodo Island. Continue cruising to Broome and follow the Western Australian coastline to Exmouth, Geraldton and Fremantle.

Enjoy a day to explore Perth before boarding the legendary Indian Pacific train for the next exciting transcontinental leg of this epic Aussie adventure. Travel by rail from WA all the way to NSW. Indulge in the fully-inclusive Gold Class service on board and fascinating off-train experiences in Kalgoorlie, Rawlinna, Cook, Adelaide, Broken Hill and the Blue Mountains.

It doesn’t come much bigger or better than this extraordinary Australian adventure!

Why you’ll love this trip:

  • Fabulous luxury & incredible inclusions, with all meals & drinks on The Ghan!
  • Circumnavigate Australia from Sydney – in the most exciting way.
  • Snorkel on the Reef, explore Timor-Leste, ride a camel on Cable Beach & more!

Your Holiday Includes:

  • Cruise – 21 nights Australia Circumnavigation Holland America cruise
    • Choice of cabin aboard Oosterdam
    • All meals and non-chargeable entertainment on the ship
  • Hotel – 1 night pre-train accommodation at Novotel Perth Hotel or similar
  • Train – 4 days / 3 nights aboard The Indian Pacific, travelling from Perth to Sydney
    • Gold Class Twin Cabin with private ensuite
    • All-inclusive meals, fine wines & beverages on board the train
    • Off-train experiences


2021 – 20 November

Note: Subject to confirmation at time of booking and price may vary depending on availability.


Inside Cabin: from $8,999 per person twin share
Oceanview Cabin: from $11,199 per person twin share
Balcony Cabin: from $11,499 per person twin share
Suite Cabin: from $14,999 per person twin share

Note: Prices are based on choice of cabin class on the ship and Gold Service Twin Cabin on board the train.

Get the Brochure:

View Brochure

Click on the button to view or download a copy of the brochure. The brochure includes more details and the full itinerary (where applicable).

Want to Stay Longer or Upgrade?

You can extend your holiday with a stay in Sydney or possibly add time in Perth (subject to train schedules). See the above prices for cruise cabin upgrades and we can let you know the surcharge if you would like to enjoy Platinum Class on the train.

Ask us today about staying at other properties or adding more services. We are happy to design a holiday that will suit you best.

Travelling Solo?

We can look after you. Please contact us for single traveller rates.

Booking Conditions:

This travel deal is available for a limited time and may end without notice. Please contact us for current rates.

All prices are per person, based on twin share, and listed in Australian dollars (AUD). The package is subject to confirmation at the time of booking and prices may change without notice. Booking conditions and cancellation fees apply.

Please read Australia & New Zealand Travel Company’s Terms & Booking Conditions prior to making a reservation. By booking any travel service with us, you have agreed to be bound by these terms and conditions.

How to Book

To make a booking please call Australia & New Zealand Travel Company on 1300 168 910 or email reservations@anztravelco.com.

You can also select a trip and request it via this website – please make sure you enter the quantity for the number of people travelling. In the ‘Additional Information’ field on the Checkout page, add your preferred departure date plus any other information that will help us process your booking, such as departure city and travel preferences.

No payment is required to submit an online booking request, but your booking is pending and no place is being held. Your booking status will be advised when you hear from our travel consultants. Bookings are normally actioned within 24 hours – Monday to Friday.

Itinerary & Booking Info

Travel Style

Independent, cruise and rail



Date Port Arrival Time Departure Time
Day 1: Nov 20, 2021 Sydney, Australia — 5:00 pm
Day 2: Nov 21, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 3: Nov 22, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 4: Nov 23, 2021 Airlie Beach 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 5: Nov 24, 2021 Townsville, Australia 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 6: Nov 25, 2021 Cairns, Australia 8:00 am 6:00 pm
Day 7: Nov 26, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 8: Nov 27, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 9: Nov 28, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 10: Nov 29, 2021 Darwin, Australia 8:00 am 8:00 pm
Day 11: Nov 30, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 12: Dec 1, 2021 Dili, East Timor 7:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 13: Dec 2, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 14: Dec 3, 2021 Komodo Island, Indonesia 7:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 15: Dec 4, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 16: Dec 5, 2021 Broome, Australia 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 17: Dec 6, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 18: Dec 7, 2021 Exmouth, Australia 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 19: Dec 8, 2021 Cruising — —
Day 20: Dec 9, 2021 Geraldton 8:00 am 5:00 pm
Day 21: Dec 10, 2021 Fremantle, Australia 8:00 am —
Day 22: Dec 11, 2021 Fremantle, Australia 6:00 am —

Day 22 Explore Perth
Arrive in Fremantle, disembark the ship and catch a taxi to your Perth hotel. The remainder of the day is free to explore Perth at leisure. Western Australia's capital city Perth effortlessly combines laid-back outdoor lifestyle with vibrant urban chic, white sand beaches and turquoise ocean make it a paradise for surfies and swimmers, galleries and festivals cater for art lovers whilst those in search of nightlife are spoilt for choice, must-see attractions include Kings Park and the Swan River.
Breakfast, Overnight Perth Accommodation.

Days 23 – 26 Indian Pacific Perth to Sydney
Leaving Perth on your transcontinental adventure across Australia to Sydney you're embarking on one of the world's great train journeys, the view from your cabin window offers up a visual feast, the lush greens of the Avon Valley, the vast treeless plains of the Nullarbor and the rugged beauty of the Blue Mountains are just some of the incredible highlights.
As you arrive into Sydney you can feel the rush and hustle-bustle of this major cosmopolitan global city.

Please note: The day by day descriptions published are intended as an indicative guide only. Travel by nature is unpredictable. Weather patterns, road conditions, public holidays, travel restrictions and a multitude of other factors may necessitate itinerary changes that ultimately are for the client’s benefit. It is essential that clients are flexible and open minded in this regard.

How to Book

Bookings can be made by calling Australia & New Zealand Travel Company on 1300 168 910 or email to reservations@anztravelco.com.

Online booking requests may also be submitted via this website by selecting a trip. Please make sure you include your preferred departure date in the ‘Additional Information’ field on the Checkout page.

Bookings are pending and not confirmed until you receive a status update from an Australia & New Zealand Travel Company consultant.


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