13 days in Western Australia Itinerary

13 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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13 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + bus:  9​h
1
Bunbury
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
3
Augusta
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Denmark
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
5
Albany
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Hyden
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
End: Perth

2
nights
Bunbury

Bunbury is a growing city that attracts young workers, who in turn have fostered a vibrant nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then enjoy some diversion at Apple FunPark. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Stirling Cottage, then do a tasting at Barrecas Winery, and then enjoy the sea views from Bunbury Lighthouse Lookout.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bunbury trip maker tool .

Melbourne to Bunbury is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne to Bunbury, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Bunbury

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Donnybrook, Stirling Cottage, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Barrecas Winery ©
Barrecas Winery
Apple Fun Park ©
Apple Fun Park

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 23rd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Point and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. Keep things going the next day: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

For maps and tourist information, use the Margaret River trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bunbury to Margaret River takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Augusta.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Surfers Point
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Food Tours
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point

2
nights
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta is a town on the south-west coast of Western Australia, where the Blackwood River emerges into Flinders Bay. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Jewel Cave, examine the collection at Augusta Historical Museum, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, and finally do a tasting at Glenarty Road. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Hamelin Bay Jetty, identify plant and animal life at Boranup Karri Forest, then learn about winemaking at McLeod Creek Wines, then contemplate the long history of Water wheel, and finally go for a walk through Blackwood River Foreshore.

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Augusta is just a short distance from Margaret River. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Denmark.

Things to do in Augusta

Parks Wildlife Wineries

Side Trips

Karridale, Boranup Karri Forest, Hamelin Bay Jetty
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Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave
Boranup Karri Forest ©
Boranup Karri Forest
Blackwood River Foreshore ©
Blackwood River Foreshore

2
nights
Denmark

Denmark ©
Denmark's population of over 2,700 people grows to several times that number during tourist season because of its natural wonders.
On the 27th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Elephant Rocks, then stroll through Greens Pool, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at The Lake House Winery Denmark, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tree Top Walk, and then head outdoors with Circular Pool.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Denmark holiday planner .

You can drive from Augusta to Denmark in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March in Denmark, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Albany.

Things to do in Denmark

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Walpole, Lowlands Beach
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Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Elephant Rocks ©
Elephant Rocks
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Replica of the Brig Amity, then browse the collection at Albany Public Library, and then make a trip to Mt Melville Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, then take some stellar pictures from Rotary Lookout Albany, then kick back and relax at Goode Beach, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

Make your Albany itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Denmark to Albany in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In March in Albany, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Hyden.

Things to do in Albany

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Replica of the Brig Amity ©
Replica of the Brig Amity
Princess Royal Fortress ©
Princess Royal Fortress

1
night
Hyden

Hyden ©
The town of Hyden is located 292 km east-southeast of Perth, Western Australia in the Shire of Kondinin. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Lake Magic and then look for gifts at Wildflower Shoppe.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Hyden trip builder tool .

Drive from Esperance to Hyden in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Hyden

Shopping
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Lake Magic ©
Lake Magic

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