No Fly Northern Explorer Cruise & Indian Pacific Train

Discover Australia's northern coastline then back to Perth on this incredible rail and sail adventure.
Crown Princess

Covering a large swathe of Australia, this no fly, rail and sail adventure takes you from the west coast to the east coast and back again, through spectacular natural landscapes. You’ll have opportunities for deeper exploration through a range of day-trip activities and off train experiences. This is a journey of contrasts, with spectacular coastlines, pristine beaches, and the vast expanse of the Nullarbor Plain, demonstrating Australia’s diverse landscapes.


  • 17-day Northern Explorer cruise onboard Crown Princess from Fremantle to Sydney, including select main meals
  • Transfer from Cruise terminal to hotel
  • 1 nights’ accommodation in Sydney, including breakfast
  • Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise
  • Transfer from hotel to Sydney Central Train Station
  • 4 days aboard including all meals, beverages and Off Train Experiences in Broken Hill, Adelaide, Cook and Rawlinna the Indian Pacific, Sydney to Perth.
  • 21 breakfasts, 18 lunches, 21 dinners

A valid passport or government-issued photo identification is required to travel onboard Crown Princess


  • Cruise Itinerary: Perth, Geraldton, Broome, Yampi Sound, Kimberley Coast, Darwin, Cairns, Willis Island, Brisbane, Sydney with optional shore excursions^
  • Choose from a selection of onboard dining options to tempt your taste buds
  • Enjoy a musical production in the Princess Theatre
  • See one of the many guest entertainers
  • Join a cooking demonstration, dance class, trivia contest, and more~
  • Discover the mining heritage of the Silver City, Broken Hill
  • Ponder the vastness of the Australian continent as you cross the Nullarbor Plain
  • Enjoy sightseeing and fine food and wine around cosmopolitan Adelaide


Upgrades available. Talk to our expert team about upgrading your cabin onboard Crown Princess, or upgrading to Platinum cabin on the Indian Pacific!

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Departs 3 May 2025
21 nights
Depart Perth on the Crown Princess to Sydney, return via the Indian Pacific train
Crown Princess & the Indian Pacific train


per person, twin share
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Terms & Conditions

~ Cruise itineraries and onboard offerings are not guaranteed. Charges apply to some activities, venues and menu items.

^ Shore Excursions have fees applied

Pricing is correct as of 17.01.2024. Fares are subject to availability. Pricing and availability is subject to change at the time of booking and may be withdrawn without notice. From price based on an interior cruise cabin and Gold Twin cabin on the Indian Pacific. Cabin upgrades available, ask your Travel Advisor for a quote. The itinerary is subject to change and operation is subject to weather, prevailing conditions and local arrangements may cause variation. Payment by credit card attracts a merchant fee. Travel insurance is recommended, please ask us for a quote. Full terms and conditions provided at the time of booking.

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