Rottnest Island – Bike and Ferry Combo
Unlock your adventurous side and experience Rottnest Island at its best! Use pedal power to get yourself around to see the beautiful sights of Rottnest Island – a car free unspoiled paradise just off the Western Australian coast.
Tour Code: REX-ER1F, RFF-BF, REX-ER1P (depending on departure point)
Time is dependant on departure point
Ferry & Bike
- Tour Highlights
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!
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.
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.
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.
Unlock your adventurous side and experience Rottnest Island at its best! Use pedal power to get yourself around to see the beautiful sights of Rottnest Island – a car-free unspoilt paradise just off the Western Australian coast. With cars excluded from the island, bike riding would have to be the most popular and fun way to explore the island.
Don’t waste valuable island time hiring a bike when you arrive! Book your bike with your ferry ticket before you leave to avoid the queues and then leave the arrival jetty behind to explore beautiful, unique wildlife and spectacular views! Why not add on snorkel hire (extra charge) to ensure you fully immerse yourself in what Rottnest has to offer.
Rottnest is WA’s most beautiful island just 19 kilometres off Perth’s coastline. The island, 11 kilometres long and 4.5 kilometres at its widest point, is an A-Class reserve with stunning coral reefs, crystal clear waters and unique wildlife.
There is no better way to experience the freedom of this island than under your own steam. With bikes available from all departure points and a choice of departure times, you can really maximise your time on the island. Don’t forget to pack a picnic, plenty of water and a towel and head off to find some of the most beautiful, unspoilt and empty beaches in Western Australia.
Warning: Rottnest may look flat, but be prepared for some deceptive hills!
Complimentary courtesy coach transfers from selected Perth CBD accommodation to Barrack Street Jetty (Perth departure) or Hillarys Boat Harbour (Hillarys departure) available on request. Please enquire on booking.
There is no accommodation on this tour.
Below prices are valid until 31 March 2020:
Depart ex Fremantle (REX-ER1F)
- Adult $99
- Concession $94
- Child $47.25
Depart ex Hillarys (RFF-BF)
- Adult $109
- Concession $109
- Child $63
Depart ex Perth (REX-ER1P)
- Adult $133
- Concession $128
- Child $64.25
PLEASE NOTE: All bookings will be pending confirmation as this is a Third Party Product. Reconfirmation of availability will be provided within 24hrs of booking.
Hillarys Boat Harbour departure operated by Rottnest Fast Ferries; Perth and Fremantle departures operated by Rottnest Express. Prices subject to change due to government landing fee and operator price increases. PLEASE NOTE: All bookings will be pending confirmation as this is a Third Party Product. Reconfirmation of availability will be provided within 24hrs of booking.