15 days in Western Australia Itinerary

15 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  22​h 15​min
1
Exmouth
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
2
Broome
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Esperance
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Albany
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Margaret River
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Perth
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. On the 11th (Sat), explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area, then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, and then appreciate the history behind Potshot Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Reef, enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay, and then take in the exciting artwork at The Ningaloo Gallery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Exmouth day trip planning app .

Bengaluru, India to Exmouth is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Exmouth. Traveling from Bengaluru in May, expect Exmouth to be a bit cooler, temps between 33°C and 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area

1
day
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 13th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral, see the interesting displays at SSJG Heritage Centre, then stroll through Cable Beach, and finally stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Broome trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Exmouth to Broome takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Exmouth in May, things will get a bit warmer in Broome: highs are around 38°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum
SSJG Heritage Centre ©
SSJG Heritage Centre

1
night
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. On the 14th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cape Le Grand National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Twilight Bay, examine the collection at Esperance Museum, and then stroll through Rotary Lookout.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Esperance online trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Broome to Esperance takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. While traveling from Broome, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Esperance, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Rotary Lookout ©
Rotary Lookout

2
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.
On the 16th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, then enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Church of Saint John the Evangelist. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Waychinicup National Park.

For reviews and more tourist information, read Albany online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. May in Albany sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Waychinicup National Park
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Waychinicup National Park ©
Waychinicup National Park
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

3
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Meelup Beach and Hamelin Bay. Get a sense of the local culture at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Redgate Wines. And it doesn't end there: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, Head underground at Lake Cave, and look for all kinds of wild species at Sunflowers Animal Farm.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Margaret River visit planning website .

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Meelup Beach, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, Redgate Wines, Lake Cave
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Food Tours
Wine Tours & Tastings
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Cottesloe Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Fremantle Prison and The Perth Mint are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Perth with an excursion to Caversham Wildlife Park in Whiteman--about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, appreciate the history behind Elizabeth Quay, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth driving holiday planning website .

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Cottesloe Beach, Fremantle Prison, Caversham Wildlife Park
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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