60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Esperance
— 8 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
Exmouth
— 7 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
3
Kalbarri
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Denham
— 6 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
5
Broome
— 8 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Albany
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Margaret River
— 8 nights
Drive:  3​h
8
Fremantle
— 8 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Perth

8
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Get outdoors at Cape Le Grand National Park and Twilight Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Blue Haven Beach and Hellfire Bay. There's much more to do: stroll through Salmon Beach, kick back and relax at Lucky Bay, explore the striking landscape of Stokes National Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Thistle Cove.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Esperance trip planner .

Perth to Esperance is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Perth in April: highs in Esperance hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Esperance

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove

7
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Turquoise Bay and Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area. Visiting Shark Diving and Jurabi Point Beach will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Reef, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Range National Park, identify plant and animal life at Navy Pier Exmouth, and kick back and relax at Town Beach.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Exmouth trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Esperance to Exmouth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Esperance in May; daily highs in Exmouth reach 33°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can drive to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Exmouth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Range National Park, Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Turquoise Bay ©
Turquoise Bay
Osprey Bay ©
Osprey Bay

7
nights
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Escape the urban bustle at Kalbarri Pelican Feeding and Back Beach. HMAS Sydney II Memorial and Museum of Geraldton are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Kalbarri with an excursion to Latitude Gallery in Geraldton--about 1h 55 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Rainbow Jungle, trek along Mushroom Rock Walk Trail, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ross Graham Lookout, and explore the striking landscape at Nature’s Window.

To see where to stay and tourist information, refer to the Kalbarri visit planning tool .

Drive from Exmouth to Kalbarri in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Denham.

Things to do in Kalbarri

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Geraldton, Kalbarri National Park
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Rainbow Jungle ©
Rainbow Jungle
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Nature’s Window ©
Nature’s Window

6
nights
Denham

Denham ©
Denham is the administrative town for the Shire of Shark Bay, Western Australia. Relax by the water at Shark Bay and Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort. Get in touch with nature at Shell Beach and Francois Peron National Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Denham: Carnarvon (One Mile Jetty, Carnarvon Heritage Precinct, & more). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ocean Park Aquarium, get great views at Eagle Bluff, explore the striking landscape at Hamelin Pool Marine Nature Reserve, and stop by Blue Lagoon Pearl Shop.

Planning Denham trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kalbarri to Denham in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Broome.

Things to do in Denham

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Carnarvon, Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort
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Shark Bay ©
Shark Bay
Shell Beach ©
Shell Beach
Francois Peron National Park ©
Francois Peron National Park

8
nights
Broome

Broome ©
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Cable Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Relax by the water at Roebuck Bay and Broome Town Beach. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Gantheaume Point, and stop by Yuen Wing General Store.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Broome journey planning website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Denham to Broome takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, bus, and flight; or drive. May in Broome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Albany.

Things to do in Broome

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay
Broome Town Beach ©
Broome Town Beach

7
nights
Albany

Albany ©
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.
You'll explore and learn at National Anzac Centre and Albany's Historic Whaling Station. Relax by the water at Greens Pool and Anvil Beach, Nullaki Peninsula. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Denmark (Singlefile Wines & Wilson Inlet) and Lowlands Beach (in Lowlands). Spend the 6th (Wed) exploring nature at Torndirrup National Park. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, Two Peoples Bay Nature Reserve, stroll through Misery Beach, pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, and get great views at Padre White Lookout.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Albany trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Broome to Albany takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Broome in June, you will find days in Albany are cooler (20°C), and nights are little chillier (8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Lowlands Beach
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National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Albany's Historic Whaling Station ©
Albany's Historic Whaling Station

8
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Busselton Jetty and Yallingup Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Woodlands Wines. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Margaret River: Jewel Cave (in Augusta), Dunsborough (Meelup Beach & Bunker Bay) and Yallingup (Smiths Beach & Injidup Beach). Spend the 15th (Fri) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Gnarabup Beach, look for gifts at Gabriel Chocolate, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and learn about winemaking at Brookwood Estate.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Margaret River trip app .

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Fremantle.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Cowaramup, Wilyabrup, Augusta, Meelup Beach
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

8
nights
Fremantle

Fremantle ©
Settled by colonists and convicts in 1829, Fremantle has transformed its infamous historical buildings into cultural centers.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Illusionary Art and Western Australian Maritime Museum. Visiting Cottesloe Beach and Trigg Beach will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Fremantle: Upper Reach Winery (in Baskerville), Millendon (Tyler's Vineyard, Olive Farm Wines, & more) and All Saints Anglican Church (in Belhus). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison, examine the collection at The Shipwreck Galleries, identify plant and animal life at Bells Rapids Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Fremantle online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Fremantle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Fremantle can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Fremantle

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Perth, Millendon, Herne Hill, Trigg, Bells Rapids Park
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 28:
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

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