Full Day Valley of the Giants Tree Top Walk
Travelling through spectacular south-west forests and lush farmland, your day is topped off by a walk through the canopy of towering old-growth forest and visit to the culturally significant Kodja Place.
Tour Code: TT
- Tour Highlights
Travel through this unique town known as the ‘Apple Capital’ of the South West and if time permits be sure to buy yourself some delicious local produce.
This 51 metre tall Karri tree has been operating as a fire lookout for over 70 years, following its construction in the 1940s. If you are up for a challenge, have a go at climbing up along the metal spikes of this magnificent tree – the breathtaking view from the top of the lookout is absolutely worth it!
Valley of the Giants
Get up close and personal with these 400 year old giants of the south-west Tingle Forest Region. With a maximum highest point of 40 metres, this 600 metre treetop canopy and gradually elevated walkway is suitable for all ages.
Featuring a grove of tingle trees the Ancient Empire is a picturesque walk, be in awe at the sheer size of these giants, with some of the trees circumferences spanning up to 16 metres.
View the famously stunning coastal scenery and windswept rocky shores of William Bay.
Rich in cultural history the Kodja Place Visitor Centre features an informative display and insight into the traditional Noongar history of the area and their life as a tight knit community.
Travel through spectacular south-west forest and lush farmland to reach the impressive Valley of the Giants and walk through the canopy of towering old growth forest. Travelling south through Donnybrook’s famous apple and stone fruit orchards for morning tea, we continue passing the rolling farmlands of the Blackwood River Valley, then on through Western Australia’s old growth forest to see the 51m tall Diamond Tree bush fire watch tower. Climb it if you dare, or simply enjoy lunch in a tranquil bush setting.
Next it’s the Valley of the Giants ‘Tree Top Walk’, a 600 metre long elevated walkway through the forest canopy reaching up to 40 metres above ground. Next see the Ancient Empire of wide girthed Tingle Trees up to 10 metres in diameter. Visit Denmark before returning to Perth at approximately 10.30pm. Stop en route for dinner (own expense) at Kodja Place Visitor Centre featuring displays about traditional Noongar history of the area.
There is no accommodation on this tour.
Below prices are valid until 31 March 2019:
- Adult $215
- Concession $194
- Child $120
This is a very long day, our longest tour in fact, but the effort is well worth the return for the stunning scenery of the amazing tall tree forests. Strong wind conditions may result in the closure of the Tree Top Walk – alternative touring arrangements will be made. Wear comfortable walking shoes, bring a hat and camera. Upgrade to any short breaks to the southwest and receive a free half fay Perth and Fremantle Tour. Please advise of any dietary requirements.