Commencing in Perth, enjoy a week discovering the best of WA’s South West on foot including Albany’s wild coastline and the Bibbulmun Track, Margaret River’s Cape to Cape Walk, and the many wineries, beaches and epic views that line in between.

1Overview
Overview

Commencing in Perth, enjoy a week discovering the best of WA’s South West on foot including Albany’s wild coastline and the Bibbulmun Track, Margaret River’s Cape to Cape Walk, and the many wineries, beaches and epic views that line in between. This walk combines the private 3 day Albany South Coast Experience with our signature Cape to Cape Walk, and includes extra nights in Albany and Margaret River along with car hire from Perth to ensure a balanced journey combining the best of WA’s walks with relaxation, food and wine.

Conspicuous Cliffs beach lookout Walk into Luxury
Conspicuous Cliffs lookout Walk into Luxury
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2Rates & Inclusions
Rates & Inclusions

From $5250 per person (twin share)

  • 8 days car hire pick-up/drop-off from Perth
  • 3 day South Coast Experience
  • 4 day Cape to Cape Walk
  • Bonus night at Beach House at Bayside, Albany
  • Bonus night at Injidup Spa Retreat, Margaret River
  • Dinner provisions for additional night at Injidup
      3Location & Access
      Location & Access

      Commences and ends in Perth

      Car hire is included in this package allowing you to self-drive to Albany (4 hours), Margaret River (3 hours) and back to Perth (3 hours)

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      5Itinerary
      Day-by-Day Itinerary

      Day 1

      Collect your car in Perth by mid-morning for your 4 hour drive to Albany. Arrive into the beautiful coastal town of Albany for an afternoon check-in to the Beach House, and enjoy freshly baked afternoon tea. Tonight is a free evening to dine out in Albany with complimentary transfer to the best venues provided by your hosts, or stay in and pre-order room service.

      Day1 Albany Windfarm Sandpatches Walk into Luxury

      Day 2

      You’ll be collected by your Walk into Luxury guide this morning and transferred to Torndirrup National Park. Today’s walk is the 12.5 km, 5 hour, Bald Head Hike, considered by many to be one of the best day walks in Australia. Take in wild clifftop and Southern Ocean views as you make your way to the tip of the Flinders Peninsula, surrounded by water on all sides. Enjoy lunch on the track before completing your walk. Before returning to the Beach House you’ll enjoy a short walk along the Albany clifftops to a scenic Bibbulmun Track look-out for some local cheese and wine. This evening you have the option of dining out or enjoying a platter in your room. Port and chocolates will warm you up before bed.

      Included: B - L

      Day2 Bald head trail Walk into Luxury copy

      Day 3

      This morning you’ll visit some of the best short sections of the Bibbulmun Track with your guide, taking in must-do sights including Greens Pool, Elephant Rocks and the Treetop Walk. You’ll start out with a challenging walk to the top of Tower Hill for panoramic views over William Bay National Park and the coast, before the chance for a swim at protected Greens Pool. Later witness the wild waves rolling in at Conspicuous Cliffs and walk among the treetops in the karri forest near Walpole. Then its on to lunch at Denmark’s oldest winery, Forest Hill Estate, where you’ll enjoy four courses with wines. After returning to the Beach House enjoy a night in or venture out to another Albany venue tonight with transfer offered by your hosts.

      Included: B - L

      Day3 Elephant Rocks Walk into Luxury South Coast Walk

      Day 4

      After an early breakfast this morning, hit the road to Margaret River and enjoy the scenic 3 hour drive passing rural properties and forest. On arrival at Injidup you’ll be met by a guide and transferred to meet the small group joining you on the Cape to Cape Walk. Enjoy a three hour guided walk from Smiths Beach following the Cape to Cape back to Injidup beach with lunch and a swim on the way. Enjoy a welcome drink at Injidup Spa Retreat in the lounge before freshening up and perhaps enjoying some wine and cheese by your plunge pool. Later, you will be transferred to a Margaret River vineyard for a private tasting with the owner, before dinner at an acclaimed local restaurant.

      Included: B - L - D

      Day4 Walk into Luxury Injidup Spa Retreat pool

      Day 5

      After a gourmet breakfast hamper in your villa, you will make your way to Cape Naturaliste for your 14km walk along the limestone coastline to Yallingup, passing famous surf-breaks on this mostly clifftop walk. Sugarloaf Rock is a highlight today; jutting from the ocean this granite rock formation is visible in the distance on much of the Cape to Cape Walk. This afternoon you have time for a massage at the wonderful Bodhi-J Spa, before a relaxing evening with dinner supplied to enjoy in your room with wine. Enjoy the sunset over the Indian Ocean from your villa terrace.

      Included: B - L - D

      Day5 Sugarloaf rock Walk into Luxury

      Day 6

      Today’s walk is arguably the most stunning, taking in 14 kilometres of the Cape to Cape from Redgate Beach to Boranup karri forest. You will be dwarfed by the karri trees and marvel at the jaw-dropping views from the cliff-top above pristine Contos beach, and we may surprise you with a special ‘pop-up’ lunch in the forest today. After returning to the retreat, you will have some time to relax before a private chef dinner and hosted wine tastings in the lounge. The chef will showcase local produce to the group over a three-course dinner, while you sample wines from a leading Margaret River winery.

      Included: B - L - D

      Day6 V Walk Into Luxury Boranup Hi Res Photo Elements Margaret River 22

      Day 7

      This morning your walk is a gentle 3 hours from Moses Rock to Willyabrup sea cliffs. Witness the powerful Indian Ocean waves crashing into the granite cliffs, and the turquoise hues standing out against the orange rocks. Standing on top of the cliffs you’ll have 180 degree views of the coastline and a wonderful sense of achievement at the distance you’ve covered. After, it’s time for a celebratory lunch at award-winning Wills Domain winery. Enjoy four courses with premium wine matches overlooking the vines and pretty Gunyulgup Valley. You’ll be dropped back to Injidup and supplied with dinner to enjoy in your villa tonight so you don’t have to drive.

      Included: B - L - D

      Day7 Walk Into Luxury Wills Domain

      Day 8

      This morning is yours to enjoy as you please, and we recommend dining out for breakfast at one of the great cafes in Dunsborough serving local produce and coffee. Later checkout and make your way back to Perth returning your car this afternoon.

      Day8 Hero Injidup Spa Retreat villa entry
      6Season & Departure Dates
      Season & Departure Dates

      Available March to June; September to November

      Peak season/holiday rates may apply

      Thank you so much for the most wonderful trip. It was a beautiful holiday. The guides are fantastic, top notch staff
      South West Walk – Nov 2019

      Frequently asked questions

      When is the best time to visit Margaret River?

      The weather in Margaret River is similar to in Perth, which is 3 hours’ north by road, but a few degrees cooler on average. This is good news for those looking to hike the Cape to Cape Track with warm dry days expected from October to April and regularly in September and May.

      When is the best time to visit Albany and WA’s South Coast?

      The weather in Albany is similar to in Perth, which is 4 hours’ north by road, but a few degrees cooler on average. This is good news for hiking the Bibbulmun Track if you enjoy milder walking conditions.

      When is the best time to walk the Cape to Cape Track?

      In recent years we are seeing the warm weather lasting into June, which means our Signature Cape to Cape Walk is timed to give you the best chance of hiking in good conditions avoiding the peak holiday and bush fire season.

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