9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Australia trip itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Exmouth
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
3
Broome
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Melbourne

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Fremantle Prison and The Bell Tower. Get in touch with nature at Cottesloe Beach and Scarborough Beach. When in Perth, make a side trip to see Caversham Wildlife Park in Whiteman, approximately 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, appreciate the history behind Elizabeth Quay, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of Western Australia, and explore the activities along Swan River.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary planning tool .

Melbourne to Perth is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Perth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect nights in Perth to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Caversham Wildlife Park, Fremantle Prison, Cottesloe Beach, Scarborough Beach
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

2
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. On the 17th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Reef, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sea views from Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, then kick back and relax at Turquoise Bay, and then explore the activities along Yardie Creek.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Exmouth day trip website .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Exmouth takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In July, Exmouth is a bit warmer than Perth - with highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse

2
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Broome Historical Museum and Japanese Cemetery. Visiting Cable Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Spend the 21st (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's more to do: explore the striking landscape at Gantheaume Point.

Plan a Broome trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Exmouth to Broome takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Exmouth in July, expect Broome to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point

Similar Plans

10 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 17 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM NEW CALEDONIA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Western Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans