5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
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Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Margaret River
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Fremantle
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
End: Jakarta

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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 31st (Mon), explore the activities along Swan River, then steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Perth online attractions planner .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Perth is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jakarta to Perth due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Perth when traveling from Jakarta in December, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Albany.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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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 1st (Tue), see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, then enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Albany online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Albany takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, Albany is little chillier than Perth - with highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Little Beach ©
Little Beach
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Margaret River day trip 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 up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Fremantle.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours
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Beer Tastings & Tours

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Fremantle

Fremantle ©
Settled by colonists and convicts in 1829, Fremantle has transformed its infamous historical buildings into cultural centers.
On the 3rd (Thu), see the interesting displays at The Shipwreck Galleries and then steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Fremantle trip website .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Fremantle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In January, daytime highs in Fremantle are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Fremantle

Museums Historic Sites
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
The Shipwreck Galleries ©
The Shipwreck Galleries

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