14 days in Western Australia Itinerary

14 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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Perth
— 4 nights
2
Dunsborough
— 2 nights
3
Margaret River
— 3 nights
4
Albany
— 3 nights

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Perth to Fremantle to see Fremantle Prison about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, explore the activities along Swan River, take a leisurely stroll along Elizabeth Quay, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Perth visit app.

Sydney to Perth is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Sydney to Perth. Traveling from Sydney in May, Perth is little chillier at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Perth

Tours Parks Wineries

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

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. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Ngilgi Cave, enjoy the sand and surf at Meelup Beach, enjoy the sea views from Cape Naturaliste Lighthouse, thenlook for gifts at Eagle Bay Olives, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): view the masterpieces at Christian Fletcher Gallery, thensample the tasty concoctions at Eagle Bay Brewery, thenkick back and relax at Yallingup Beach, and finally explore the striking landscape at Canal Rocks.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Dunsborough planner.

You can drive from Perth to Dunsborough in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Dunsborough

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Busselton Jetty
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Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Ngilgi Cave ©
Ngilgi Cave
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Margaret River: Augusta (Jewel Cave, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, &more). The adventure continues: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, learn about winemaking at Fraser Gallop Estate, get a taste of the local shopping with Margaret River Chocolate Company, and explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Margaret River trip maker site.

You can drive from Dunsborough to Margaret River in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Augusta, Margaret River Chocolate Company, Fraser Gallop Estate
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpostĀ 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 26th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Beach, make a trip to Chainsaw Sculpture Drive, thenget great views at Rotary Lookout Albany, thensee the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, and finally take some stellar pictures from Convoy Lookout. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Moombaki Wines, take in the dramatic natural features at Elephant Rocks, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Greens Pool, and finally look for gifts at The Toffee Factory.

For photos and other tourist information, read Albany itinerary planner.

Drive from Margaret River to Albany in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In May in Albany, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 28th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Denmark
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The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

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