7 days in Western Australia Itinerary

7 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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7 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Albany
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Singapore

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, and finally pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Albany tour itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Albany is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Singapore in August; daily highs in Albany reach 19°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Wildlife Outdoors Museums
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

2
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.
On the 12th (Mon), take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting. On the next day, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, then Head underground at Lake Cave, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Margaret River trip planner.

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 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Busselton Jetty, Lake Cave, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Food Tours

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, WA Maritime Museum, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, snap pictures at Elizabeth Quay, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Perth itinerary maker .

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Perth are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fremantle
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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