15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Bunbury
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Margaret River
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Pemberton
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
5
Albany
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Hopetoun
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Esperance
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Perth

1
night
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
On the 11th (Fri), paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): stroll through City Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rockingham Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Perth online holiday maker .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Perth. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in January, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Bunbury.

Things to do in Perth

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City Beach, Rockingham Beach
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City Beach ©
City Beach
Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach

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Bunbury

Bunbury ©
Bunbury is a growing city that attracts young workers, who in turn have fostered a vibrant nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Koombana Bay, then don't miss a visit to Marlston Hill Lookout Tower, then enjoy the sand and surf at Back Beach, and finally explore the striking landscape at Wyalup-Rocky Point.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bunbury trip planner.

Getting from Perth to Bunbury by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Bunbury

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Koombana Bay ©
Koombana Bay
Wyalup-Rocky Point ©
Wyalup-Rocky Point
Marlston Hill Lookout Tower ©
Marlston Hill Lookout Tower

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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.
Get outdoors at Gnarabup Beach and Yallingup Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Caves Road and Sunflowers Animal Farm. When in Margaret River, make a side trip to see Canal Rocks in Yallingup, approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Hamelin Bay, look for gifts at Gabriel Chocolate, take in nature's colorful creations at Swallows Welcome Art Studio, and relax in the rural setting at Margaret River Venison Farm.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Margaret River road trip app .

Traveling by car from Bunbury to Margaret River takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Pemberton.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Swallows Welcome Art Studio
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Sunflowers  Animal Farm ©
Sunflowers Animal Farm
Yallingup Beach ©
Yallingup Beach
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay

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Pemberton

Pemberton ©
Go to Pemberton to enjoy beautiful natural surroundings, nearby national parks, and local wines.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Peter Kovacsy Studio - Wood & Glass Sculpture Gallery, admire the engineering at Big Brook Dam, then don't miss a visit to Gloucester Tree, and finally explore by horseback at Cowboy Up Trail Rides. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of D’Entrecasteaux National Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Pemberton route planner.

You can drive from Margaret River to Pemberton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Pemberton

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Big Brook Dam ©
Big Brook Dam
D’Entrecasteaux National Park ©
D’Entrecasteaux National Park
Cowboy Up Trail Rides ©
Cowboy Up Trail Rides

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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 the less-touristy side of things at Cosy Corner Beach and Middleton Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Shelley Beach and Emu Point. Explore Albany's surroundings by going to Denmark (Rising Star Winery & Elephant Rocks). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Misery Beach, explore and take pictures at Replica of the Brig Amity, pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, and make a trip to Sharp Point.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Albany trip app .

Drive from Pemberton to Albany in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Albany are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Hopetoun.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Cosy Corner Beach
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Middleton Beach ©
Middleton Beach
Shelley Beach ©
Shelley Beach
Elephant Rocks ©
Elephant Rocks

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Hopetoun

Hopetoun ©
Hopetoun is a town on the south coast of Western Australia in the Shire of Ravensthorpe. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Barrens Beach and then hike along East Mount Barren.

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Drive from Albany to Hopetoun in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Hopetoun

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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East Mount Barren ©
East Mount Barren
Barrens Beach ©
Barrens Beach

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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 Thistle Cove and Salmon Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Twilight Bay and Blue Haven Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Ten Mile Lagoon, stop by Mermaid Leather, make a trip to Esperance Whale Tail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at West Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Esperance online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Hopetoun to Esperance in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove
Ten Mile Lagoon ©
Ten Mile Lagoon

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