18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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18 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Geraldton
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Kalbarri
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Karijini National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
5
Coral Bay
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  6​h
End: Perth

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah) and Fremantle (Fremantle Markets, Fremantle Prison, & more). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and appreciate the history behind State War Memorial.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary maker site .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Perth. In April, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Perth Zoo
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 14:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

3
nights
Geraldton

Geraldton ©
Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located 424km north of Perth.At June 2015 Geraldton had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Geraldton is known for museums, historic sites, beaches, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of HMAS Sydney II Memorial, walk around Coalseam Conservation Park, see the interesting displays at The Tin Heads, and take a leisurely stroll along The Esplanade.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Geraldton tour itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Geraldton takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Geraldton, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Geraldton

Parks Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 17:
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Back Beach ©
Back Beach
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Museum of Geraldton ©
Museum of Geraldton

5
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.
Kalbarri is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, wildlife, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, take in the dramatic natural features at Nature’s Window, meet the residents at Rainbow Jungle, and get great views at The Loop and Z Bend Gorge.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kalbarri vacation planner.

Getting from Geraldton to Kalbarri by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Jungle ©
Rainbow Jungle
Kayaking & Canoeing
The Loop and Z Bend Gorge ©
The Loop and Z Bend Gorge

2
nights
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park is known for nature, trails, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Karijini National Park, get great views at Oxer Lookout, take in breathtaking views at Hamersley Gorge, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Bruce.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Karijini National Park route planner .

Drive from Kalbarri to Karijini National Park in 12.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in April, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Hancock Gorge ©
Hancock Gorge
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge

2
nights
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. On the 26th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery and then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park.

Plan trip to Coral Bay with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Karijini National Park to Coral Bay in 7 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park

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