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Rottnest Island Tour from Perth or Fremantle

Highlights
  • Day trip to Rottnest Island by high-speed ferry and a narrated bus tour
  • Visit landmarks such as West End and Wadjemup Lighthouse
  • Enjoy informative commentary from your guide as you tour the island
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Rottnest Island Tour from Perth or Fremantle
From US$ 79.08
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Rottnest Island Tour from Perth. Departs Barrack Street Jetty, Perth at 8:30am. Concludes in Perth at 5:45pm. Lunch is not included
From US$ 107.25
Tour with Lunch from Perth
Rottnest Island tour including lunch at Karma Rottnest. Departs Barrack Street Jetty, Perth at 8:30am. Concludes in Perth at 5:45pm
From US$ 132.53
Tour Only from Fremantle
Rottnest Island tour. Departs B Shed, Victoria Quay, Fremantle at 9:15am. Concludes in Fremantle at 5pm. Lunch is not included
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Overview
Explore the best of Rottnest Island on this tour from Perth or Fremantle, which eliminates the need to plan transportation. Visit the tiny island that’s home to the quokka, often called the world’s happiest animal, as well as landmarks such as West End and Wadjemup Lighthouse. This bus portion of the tour includes commentary on the island’s history that you won’t get if touring independently.
What to Expect

Begin your tour at the dock from either from Fremantle or Perth to take your high-speed ferry to Rottnest Island. After the 25-minute journey across the Indian Ocean, hop on the coach to circumnavigate the island on a bus tour.

Learn the history of the island, stopping at landmarks such as West End and Wadjemup Lighthouse. Listen to commentary about the various wildlife that inhabits the island, including the quokka, known as the world’s happiest animal.

Admire the coastal views as you tour the island and keep your eye out for fur seals at Cathedral Rocks. End the tour at Thompson Bay, where you can stroll around the island at your own pace before catching the ferry back to the mainland.

Your tour ends where you began, in Fremantle or Perth.

Reviews (97)
1 - 5 of 39 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent day out at Rottnest Island

We had a great day out recently in February on Rottnest Island. We opted for the tour from Perth which included Rottnest Express ferry from Perth to the island and a bus tour on arrival. We were lucky that it was a calm day on...More

Thank jollys99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Overbooked

I found this trip quite chaotic. Firstly the hotel pick up coach was so over booked people had to stand, people had to stand on the ferry and when we did the coach tour on the island, they were struggling to get people on the...More

Thank wozza69
Reviewed 11 February 2019
Great Island Overview

Being lazier than a lot of people, we decided to take the Discovery Tour from Fremantle to Rottnest and return. It was the right choice. The ferry ride over was fast and furious with views of lots of water and two lighthouses in Fremantle. We...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank plantotravelmore
Reviewed 31 January 2019
Well Run

A well run ferry service with a cheerful staff and excellent commentary, particularly on the bus tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PeteLucy434
Reviewed 20 January 2019
Great tour of Rotto

We really enjoyed this tour. It was a good balance of organised time - the bus trip - and being allowed to do our own thing. The tour guide on the bus was excellent. Also, although biking would be good, it was way to hot...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiona M
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