9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Perth
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Margaret River
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Albany
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Broome
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
Sydney

1
day
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St John's Anglican Church, Fremantle and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find photos and other tourist information, refer to the Perth visit planner .

Sydney to Perth is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney to Perth, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Perth. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Perth

#Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trip

Fremantle
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
The Fremantle Round House ©
The Fremantle Round House
St Patrick's Basilica ©
St Patrick's Basilica

3
days
Margaret River

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 Surfers Point and Yallingup Beach. Get some cultural insight at Willespie and Howard Park - Margaret River Winery and Cellar Door. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Margaret River: Meelup Beach (in Dunsborough) and Canal Rocks (in Yallingup). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Hamelin Bay and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cowaramup Bay.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Margaret River route app .

Traveling by car from Perth to Margaret River takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Yallingup, Willespie, Howard Park - Margaret River Winery and Cellar Door, Meelup Beach, Cowaramup Bay
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Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Yallingup Beach ©
Yallingup Beach

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, then kick back and relax at Emu Point, then kick back and relax at Little Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at The Church of Saint John the Evangelist.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Albany trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Margaret River to Albany in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Albany are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Broome.

Things to do in Albany

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Desert Mounted Corps Memorial ©
Desert Mounted Corps Memorial

2
days
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.
On the 10th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral and then enjoy the sand and surf at Broome Town Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Broome trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Albany to Broome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Albany in May: highs in Broome hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Broome Town Beach ©
Broome Town Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral ©
Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral

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