18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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18 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Ceduna
— 1 night
Drive:  12​h 15​min
2
Esperance
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
3
Margaret River
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Perth
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​h
End: Adelaide

1
night
Ceduna

Ceduna ©
Ceduna is a town in South Australia located on the shores of Murat Bay on the west coast of Eyre Peninsula. On the 22nd (Sat), make a trip to Ceduna Jetty, then hike along Encounter Walking Trail, and then get great views at Head of Bight.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Ceduna route app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Adelaide to Ceduna. In June in Ceduna, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will leave for Esperance on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Ceduna

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Head of Bight ©
Head of Bight

2
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. On the 24th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Cape Le Grand National Park. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Esperance Whale Tail, take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Twilight Bay, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Cindy Poole Glass Gallery.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Esperance online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Ceduna to Esperance takes 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 26th (Wed), you're off toMargaret River.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay

6
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 out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Augusta (Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse & Jewel Cave), Bunker Bay (in Cape Naturaliste) and Yallingup (Ngilgi Cave & Canal Rocks). Spend the 28th (Fri) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty, learn about winemaking at Willespie, admire all the interesting features of Caves Road, and enjoy the sea views from Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Margaret River road trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Esperance to Margaret River in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trips

Dunsborough, Augusta, Wilyabrup, Yallingup, Cowaramup
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Food Tours
Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & Fremantle Markets). Dedicate the 5th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, appreciate the history behind Kings Park War Memorial, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Perth takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in July, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach, Perth Zoo
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

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