60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Stuttgart
Fly:  29​h
1
Exmouth
— 6 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Denham
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Geraldton
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Broome
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Esperance
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h
6
Albany
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Margaret River
— 8 nights
Drive:  3​h
8
Perth
— 12 nights
Fly + train:  23​h 45​min
End: Stuttgart

6
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Kids will enjoy Turquoise Bay and Shark Diving. Get in touch with nature at Ningaloo Reef and Osprey Bay. Change things up with a short trip to Ningaloo Marine Park in Coral Bay (about 52 minutes away). Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring nature at Mandu Mandu Gorge. There's still lots to do: see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area, pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial, view the masterpieces at The Ningaloo Gallery, and take in breathtaking views at Charles Knife Canyon.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Exmouth driving holiday planning tool .

Stuttgart, Germany to Exmouth is an approximately 29-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Denham.

Things to do in Exmouth

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Denham

Denham ©
Denham is the administrative town for the Shire of Shark Bay, Western Australia. You'll get in some beach time at Shark Bay and Shell Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Hamelin Pool Stromatolites and Francois Peron National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Denham: Carnarvon (Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum & OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon). The adventure continues: stroll through Little Lagoon.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Denham trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Exmouth to Denham in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Geraldton.

Things to do in Denham

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Carnarvon
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Shark Bay ©
Shark Bay
Shell Beach ©
Shell Beach
Francois Peron National Park ©
Francois Peron National Park

6
nights
Geraldton

Geraldton ©
Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located 424km north of Perth.At June 2015 Geraldton had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Relax by the water at Back Beach and Chinaman's Beach. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like South Beach and Kalbarri Pelican Feeding. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Geraldton: Kalbarri (Island Rock & Natural Bridge, Shellhouse Grandstand, & more). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at HMAS Sydney II Memorial, stroll through Town Beach, make a trip to The Leaning Trees, and identify plant and animal life at Coalseam Conservation Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Geraldton online journey planner .

Drive from Denham to Geraldton in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Geraldton

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kalbarri, Pot Alley Beach, The Leaning Trees, South Beach
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Back Beach ©
Back Beach
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
South Beach ©
South Beach

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cable Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Relax by the water at Broome Town Beach and Reddell Beach. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge, pause for some serene contemplation at Catholic Diocese of Broome, view the masterpieces at The Courthouse Collection, and get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Broome route planning tool .

Fly from Geraldton to Broome in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Broome is somewhat warmer than Geraldton - with highs of 35°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

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. Get a sense of the local culture at Cindy Poole Glass Gallery and Esperance Stonehenge. Attractions like Cape Le Grand National Park and Twilight Bay make great kid-friendly stops. Spend the 30th (Sun) exploring nature at Cape Arid National Park. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lucky Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Haven Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Monjingup Conservation and Recreation Area, and take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Esperance sightseeing app .

Fly from Broome to Esperance in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Broome in June, you will find days in Esperance are cooler (20°C), and nights are slightly colder (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Lucky Bay ©
Lucky Bay

7
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Greens Pool and Emu Point. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Anzac Centre and The Church of Saint John the Evangelist. Venture out of the city with trips to Elephant Rocks (in Denmark), Duke's Vineyard (in Porongurup) and Waychinicup National Park (in Cheynes). Spend the 9th (Tue) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Beach, visit a coastal fixture at Point King Lighthouse, take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge, and enjoy the sand and surf at Middleton Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Albany travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in July, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Denmark, Waychinicup National Park, Duke's Vineyard, Bluff Knoll
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Little Beach ©
Little Beach
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre

8
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.
Get outdoors at Meelup Beach and Jewel Cave. Kids will enjoy Surfers Point and Cowaramup Bay. Explore Margaret River's surroundings by going to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse (in Augusta), Busselton Jetty (in Busselton) and Christian Fletcher Gallery (in Dunsborough). Spend the 10th (Wed) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, kick back and relax at Gnarabup Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Bunker Bay, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Yallingup Beach.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Margaret River trip itinerary planning site .

Drive from Albany to Margaret River in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Dunsborough, Boranup, Augusta, Wilyabrup
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave

12
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fremantle Prison and Western Australian Maritime Museum. We've included these beaches for you: Cottesloe Beach and Mullaloo Beach. Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Providore (in West Swan), Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah). Dedicate the 28th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: explore the activities along Swan River, tour the pleasant surroundings at City Beach, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia, and step off the mainland to explore Penguin Island.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Perth travel route planner .

You can drive from Margaret River to Perth in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Perth are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Fremantle, Scarborough, City Beach, Cottesloe Beach, Providore
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Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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