9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  22​h 15​min
1
Exmouth
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Albany
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Dunsborough
— 2 nights
Drive + ferry:  3​h 30​min
4
Rottnest Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Reef, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay, then explore the activities along Yardie Creek, and then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Exmouth trip itinerary app .

Bengaluru, India to Exmouth is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Exmouth. Traveling from Bengaluru in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Exmouth, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ningaloo Reef, Ningaloo Marine Park
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef

1
day
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 2nd (Thu), kick back and relax at Little Beach, then kick back and relax at Emu Point, then kick back and relax at Middleton Beach, and finally take some stellar pictures from Padre White Lookout.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Albany trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Exmouth to Albany in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Exmouth in May, things will get little chillier in Albany: highs are around 22°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Little Beach ©
Little Beach

2
nights
Dunsborough

Dunsborough ©
Dunsborough is a coastal town in the South West of Western Australia, 254km south of Perth on the shores of Geographe Bay.Dunsborough is a popular tourist destination for Western Australians; in 1999 it was voted the state's best tourist destination and in 2013 awarded the Top Tourism Award for Population Under 5,000. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Point, then take a memorable drive along Caves Road, then look for all kinds of wild species at Sunflowers Animal Farm, and finally shop like a local with Margaret River Venison Farm. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Yallingup Beach, stroll through Meelup Beach, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bunker Bay, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Sugarloaf Rock.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Dunsborough trip builder tool .

You can drive from Albany to Dunsborough in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Rottnest Island.

Things to do in Dunsborough

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Margaret River, Surfers Point, Yallingup Beach
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Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Yallingup Beach ©
Yallingup Beach
Bunker Bay ©
Bunker Bay

2
nights
Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island ©
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): kick back and relax at Parakeet Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ricey Beach, then kick back and relax at Salmon Bay, and finally explore the striking landscape at Henrietta Rocks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Rottnest Island Museum, kick back and relax at The Basin, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Rocks, and finally kick back and relax at West End.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rottnest Island journey maker website .

Explore your travel options from Dunsborough to Rottnest Island with the Route module. In May, daytime highs in Rottnest Island are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Parakeet Bay ©
Parakeet Bay
Ricey Beach ©
Ricey Beach
Cathedral Rocks ©
Cathedral Rocks

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