28 days in Western Australia Itinerary

28 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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28 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Yallingup
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Albany
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Esperance
— 6 nights
+3
Fly + taxi + bus + taxi:  8​h 45​min
5
Kalbarri
— 4 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Perth

4
nights
Perth

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Mullaloo Beach. Scitech and The Artisan Store Fremantle will appeal to museum buffs. Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Rockingham Beach (in Rockingham) and Fremantle (The Fremantle Round House & South Beach Recreation Reserve). On the 2nd (Sat), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at City Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mettam's Pool, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of Western Australia, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Perth trip planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Perth. In February in Perth, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Yallingup.

Things to do in Perth

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Fremantle, Rockingham Beach, Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Mullaloo Beach, Mettam's Pool
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Mullaloo Beach ©
Mullaloo Beach
City Beach ©
City Beach

6
nights
Yallingup

Yallingup ©
Situated right at the southwestern tip of Australia, the town of Yallingup lies on the shore of the Indian Ocean.
Head to Sensei Pots Art Gallery Yallingup and Treeton Fine Wood Studiofor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Surfers Point and Sugarloaf Rock. Venture out of the city with trips to Redgate Wines (in Redgate), Margaret River (Sunflowers Animal Farm, Caves Road, & more) and Brown Hill Estate (in Rosa Brook). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Meelup Beach, learn about winemaking at Wise Wine, enjoy the sand and surf at Yallingup Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Bunker Bay.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Yallingup travel planner.

Traveling by car from Perth to Yallingup takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Yallingup

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Margaret River, Dunsborough, Sensei Pots Art Gallery Yallingup, Wise Wine
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Sugarloaf Rock ©
Sugarloaf Rock
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

6
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lowlands Beach and Ocean Beach. Get outdoors at Goode Beach and Shelley Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Denmark (Lights Beach, Greens Pool, & more). The adventure continues: pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, stroll through Middleton Beach, and take some stellar pictures from Sharp Point.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Albany trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yallingup to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. February in Albany sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Esperance.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Lowlands Beach
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Lights Beach ©
Lights Beach
Little Beach ©
Little Beach
Middleton Beach ©
Middleton Beach

6
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. Step out of the city life by going to Ten Mile Lagoon and Hellfire Bay. Explore hidden gems such as Salmon Beach and West Beach. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Twilight Bay, look for gifts at Mermaid Leather, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fourth Beach, and take in the exciting artwork at Cindy Poole Glass Gallery.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Esperance trip builder website .

You can drive from Albany to Esperance in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Esperance can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Esperance Museum ©
Esperance Museum

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Kayaking & Canoeing and Murchison River. Relax by the water at Chinaman's Beach and Pot Alley Beach. Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Rainbow Jungle, get great views at Red Bluff, look for all kinds of wild species at Kalbarri Pelican Feeding, and explore the striking landscape of Ross Graham Lookout.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kalbarri itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and taxi from Esperance to Kalbarri takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, bus, and taxi; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
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Blue Holes ©
Blue Holes
Kayaking & Canoeing
Nature’s Window ©
Nature’s Window

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