Things To Do Perth, Perth, Western Australia
Untamed Escapes connects travellers from all walks of life with adventure, wildlife, wellness and epicurean experiences in nature. Guided by the region’s most passionate storytellers, their small group and exclusive private tours depart Adelaide, Perth, and Port Lincoln and roam over two-thirds of untamed Australia.
An Advanced Eco-Accredited operator, since 2004, they have been roaming the expansive 4,000 kilometres between Adelaide and Perth, taking travellers on a sensory journey of these untouched regions. Untamed Escapes introduces you to the local characters that make these places unique and feel a great sense of satisfaction as they witness their transformation and reconnect to Country and themselves.
Untamed Escapes diverse range of tours offer experiences in nature to awaken the senses. Food and wine connoisseurs will love the range of Gourmet Getaways and Exclusive Luxury Escapes. While adventure seekers can unleash their inner wildling on an Adventure to Awaken. Those in need of some ‘me time’ will find the freedom to find themselves on a Wellness and Yoga Retreat. And if none of those suits, we will handcraft a tailor-made tour, just for you.
The southwestern reaches of Western Australia are defined by rolling vineyards, lush countryside, rugged coastline and white-sand beaches. Traversing the coast from Margaret River to Esperance, experience the freedom of the open road on a six-day adventure from Perth. En route to each destination, sip some of Australia’s best wine, roam along bush-edged beaches in the company of kangaroos and stop at scores of natural wonders. Tame your inner wildling among vast, wide-open spaces, then fall asleep under star-filled skies. The colossal ancient forests of the Walpole Wilderness Region, white sandy beaches of Cape Le Grand National Park, Australia’s golden outback and the famed wineries of Margaret River are your playground on the ultimate Esperance tour.
Escape to secluded beaches where the white sand squeaks and the sunburnt outback country is dusted with vivid ochre dirt on the ultimate Perth to Adelaide camping tour. The epic crossing from west to the south is lined with ‘why didn’t I get here sooner’, landscapes, from the pristine coastline of Esperance to the expansive plains of the Nullarbor and towering peaks of the Flinders Ranges. As you traverse from coast to coast, fill your days swimming at Australia’s best beaches, surfing epic dunes, hiking ancient mountain ranges and getting to know the local wildlife. Swimming with wild sea lions and dolphins on the Eyre Peninsula and lounging on the sand with the local beach bums – Lucky Bay’s resident kangaroos – are just some of the unforgettable encounters that await on this nature-roaming journey. Come nightfall, gaze up at the clearest night skies in Australia and wake to milky sunrises across the untamed country before you embark on another adventure-filled day.
From $1450 to $1920
Modern-day life is chaotic. Escape to the Margaret River region and seek solace on a regenerating wellness and yoga retreat from Perth. Surrounded by the nurturing forces of nature at your off-grid glamping accommodation, your wellness experience unfolds. Meet inspirational locals and practice yoga and meditation in pristine locations. Unleash your inner adventurer on rewarding hikes and nourish your body with the regions freshest local produce. Take a spice masterclass, and enjoy some cheeky wine and gin tastings because, after all, you deserve it.
Swim at rockpools, sprawl out on white-sand beaches, trek along the coast and tame your soul surrounded by ancient, towering forests. Expand your mind and awaken your senses during transformative experiences. Meet like-minded people and embrace the true essence of this all-inclusive yoga retreat. To connect with mind, body and Country, as you immerse yourself in the region. Namaste.
From $1975 to $2795
Escape to the ultimate coastal paradise on a four-day all inclusive yoga retreat to some of Western Australia’s most pristine coastline. Refresh and reset surrounded by nature’s nurturing embrace and fill your days with yoga, meditation, fresh food and abundant nature. Under the expert guidance of your local yogini, sample the region’s best produce, roam along bush-edged beaches in the company of kangaroos, cruise through untouched islands and tame your soul with daily yoga and meditation. Unleash your inner artist and expand your skill set with photography and art classes, then cosy up at night in your accommodation. This is the rejuvenation your body craves.
From $5695 to $8725
Dreamy coastline, vast outback, iconic wildlife and gourmet food seamlessly blend together on an epic voyage from west to south. Traverse almost 4,000kilometres through some of Australia’s most inspiring country on this 10-day, soul-stirring Perth to Adelaide overland tour. Unearth the southwest of Western Australia as you taste your way around the world-renowned wine region of Margaret River. Walk among ancient forests and sprawl out on deserted beaches without another soul in sight. Then, make the pilgrimage across the vast expanse of the Nullarbor Plain and into South Australia. Here, wind back to the coast and stand at the edge of Australia at the Head of Bight. Descending deeper into the south, wander across vivid pink lakes, swim with abundant marine life and taste world- famous seafood straight from the source on the Eyre Peninsula.
From $7150 to $9850
Take your tastebuds on tour and sample the finest things life has to offer on a food-filled six-day luxury private tour through the gourmet heart of Western Australia. Winding along the untamed coast from Esperance to Margaret River, taste the best food and wine in Western Australia. Savour produce sourced from the surrounding land and sea, pull up a seat at some of the country’s most awarded dining tables and expand your culinary horizons with exclusive masterclasses, paddock-to-plate experiences and private tastings. Along the way, meet the local growers, producers and chefs who know this living pantry best. Artisan produce, world-renowned wine and a gourmet plate of food are never far away in this foodie’s paradise. A gastronomic awakening, this private tour of Margaret River and beyond will satisfy even the most discerning connoisseurs. At the end of each day, relax in your beautiful 5-star accommodation — cheers to that.
From $6870 to $7250
The Margaret River region is renowned for its wines and lauded food scene. Tucked on Australia’s southwest tip, the pristine landscape plays host to the ultimate blend of world-class wineries, dedicated local producers, experimental restaurants and artisan farmers’ markets. Here, gourmet foodie experiences are part of daily life and unfold throughout your four-day luxury private tour of Margaret River. Taste your way around the region with decadent degustations. Catch-and-cook lunches, cooking masterclasses and exclusive wine tasting experiences while taking full advantage of the regional produce. Between meals, take in untamed scenery and get to know the region through the eyes of its artisanal food producers, famed chefs and passionate locals. And after a full day of sightseeing, wine tasting and grazing, you’ll walk into luxury relaxing in your 5-star accommodation.
From $5050 to $6870
Awaken your senses during exquisite epicurean experiences on this gourmet food and wine discovery of Western Australia’s Margaret River region. Stay in one of Australia’s finest boutique hotels – Cape Lodge. A stylish and sophisticated retreat with its own vineyard, here you will dine in its acclaimed restaurant, be pampered at the Spa and cook with one of Australia’s best chefs during a hands-on cooking class. The perfect paradox of untouched wilderness and refined luxury, Margaret River is the ultimate destination to focus on your wellbeing.
Meet the makers during private tastings and meals at signature vineyards such as Vasse Felix, Wills Domain and Cullen Wines. But it’s not just wine the South West is famous for. Beer, gin, olive oil and chocolate lovers are also spoiled for choice.
Go untamed roaming sheltered coves, limestone cliffs and soaring karri forests. Finish the tour with a visit to a sustainable farm for a sourdough cooking workshop and farm to plate produce grazing lunch. Cooking lessons with celebrity chefs, nourishing local produce served at renowned regional restaurants, and exclusive spa treatments make this three-day Margaret River luxury escape truly transformative.