17 days in Greater Perth, Margaret River & Monkey Mia Itinerary

17 days in Greater Perth, Margaret River & Monkey Mia Itinerary

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17 days in Greater Perth, Margaret River & Monkey Mia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  12​h 45​min
Rottnest Island
— 2 nights
ferry + Drive:  4​h 15​min
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
West Swan
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
Middle Swan
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
Herne Hill
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Monkey Mia
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Perth
— 6 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island ©
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the gorgeous colors at Cathedral Rocks and then enjoy the sand and surf at Salmon Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Rottnest Island Museum.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rottnest Island vacation builder app .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Rottnest Island is an approximately 13-hour flight. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in May: high temperatures in Rottnest Island hover around 25°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Margaret River.

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Salmon Bay ©
Salmon Bay
Cathedral Rocks ©
Cathedral Rocks
Rottnest Island Museum ©
Rottnest Island Museum

2
nights
Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave. On your second day here, explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Margaret River visit planner .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Rottnest Island to Margaret River in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to West Swan.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Tours, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Mammoth Cave
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Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

1
night
West Swan

West Swan ©
West Swan is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located in the City of Swan local government area. On the 14th (Mon), explore the galleries of Darlington Gallery, learn about winemaking at Ugly Duckling Wines, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. On the next day, take in the exciting artwork at Yonga Boodjah Aboriginal Art Gallery, then experience rural life at Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm, then admire the engineering at Mundaring Weir, and finally do a tasting at Sandalford Winery - Swan Valley.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the West Swan tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to West Swan takes 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in West Swan can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Middle Swan.

Things to do in West Swan

#Parks, #Wineries, #Museums

Side Trips

Sandalford Wines Swan Valley, Mundaring Weir, Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm, Darlington Gallery
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Mundaring Weir ©
Mundaring Weir
Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm ©
Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm
Ugly Duckling Wines ©
Ugly Duckling Wines

1
night
Middle Swan

Middle Swan ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the exciting artwork at Zig Zag Cultural Centre, see the interesting displays at Kalamunda History Village, then sample the fine beverages at Great Northern Distillery, and finally look for gifts at Whistlers Chocolate Co.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Middle Swan trip itinerary maker website .

Middle Swan is just a short distance from West Swan. In May, daytime highs in Middle Swan are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Herne Hill.

Things to do in Middle Swan

#Museums, #Breweries, #Shopping

Side Trip

Kalamunda
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Zig Zag Cultural Centre ©
Zig Zag Cultural Centre
Great Northern Distillery ©
Great Northern Distillery
Kalamunda History Village ©
Kalamunda History Village

3
nights
Herne Hill

Herne Hill ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): sample the fine beverages at Old Young's, try for a hole-in-one at Oasis Supa Golf and Adventure Putt Miniature Golf, then indulge your taste buds at Morish Nuts Fremantle, and finally learn about winemaking at Windy Creek Estate. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at The House of Honey, then do a tasting at Olive Farm Wines, then learn about winemaking at Upper Reach Winery, and finally do a tasting at Sittella Fine Wines.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Herne Hill trip maker app .

Herne Hill is just a stone's throw from Middle Swan. May in Herne Hill sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Herne Hill

#Wineries, #Fun & Games, #Shopping

Side Trips

Henley Brook, Olive Farm Wines, Upper Reach Winery, Morish Nuts Fremantle
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Upper Reach Winery ©
Upper Reach Winery
Olive Farm Wines ©
Olive Farm Wines
The House of Honey ©
The House of Honey

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Monkey Mia

Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia is a popular tourist destination located about 900 km north of Perth, Western Australia. On the 19th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey Mia and then take in the waterfront activity at Shark Bay.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Monkey Mia holiday planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Herne Hill to Monkey Mia. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Monkey Mia

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Shark Bay, Monkey Mia
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Shark Bay ©
Shark Bay
Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia

6
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
You've now added Travel Western Australia to your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Markets & Fremantle Prison). There's more to do: meet the residents at Perth Zoo.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Monkey Mia to Perth. In May, daytime highs in Perth are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Perth

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trips

Fremantle, Perth Zoo
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
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Travel Western Australia
Perth Zoo ©
Perth Zoo
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