Route & dates
15 days in Western Australia Itinerary
Perth— 6 nights
Albany— 4 nights
Fly: 5h 15min
Broome— 2 nights
City of Light
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fremantle Prison and Tyler's Vineyard. Visiting Caversham Wildlife Park and Bells Rapids Park will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Herne Hill (Talijancich Wines, The House of Honey, & more), Fremantle Markets (in Fremantle) and Maalinup Aboriginal Gallery (in Henley Brook). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Matthew's Anglican Church, admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, and make a trip to St Patrick's Basilica.
For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Perth day trip website .
Lagos, Nigeria to Perth is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Lagos to Perth due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Lagos in October: highs in Perth hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Albany.
Things to do in Perth
Fremantle, Herne Hill, The Sacred India Gallery, Caversham Wildlife Park, Bells Rapids Park
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Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.Museum-lovers will get to explore National Anzac Centre and Albany's Historic Whaling Station. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Greens Pool and Middleton Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Albany side-trips: Anvil Beach (in Denmark) and South Coast WoodWorks Gallery (in Youngs Siding). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, take a stroll around Albany Town Hall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Emu Point, and explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge.
To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Albany trip maker site .
You can fly from Perth to Albany in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Perth in October, plan for little chillier days in Albany, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Broome.
Things to do in Albany
Denmark, South Coast WoodWorks Gallery
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A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): kick back and relax at Cable Beach. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Broome Town Beach, then get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Roebuck Bay.
For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Broome travel route planner .
Getting from Albany to Broome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Albany in October: high temperatures in Broome hover around 39°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Broome
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