18 days in Western Australia Itinerary

18 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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18 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Bozeman
Fly:  28 h
1
Perth
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Margaret River
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Albany
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
4
Exmouth
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  11 h 45 min
5
Broome
— 4 nights
Fly:  34 h
End: Bozeman

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Rockingham Beach and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Step out of the city life by going to City Beach and Trigg Beach. Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & The Fremantle Round House) and Mullaloo Beach (in Mullaloo). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, explore the galleries of Aspects of Kings Park, pause for some photo ops at The watchers, and steep yourself in history at The Bell Tower.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Perth journey planner.

Bozeman, USA to Perth is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Bozeman to Perth. When traveling from Bozeman in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Perth: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fremantle, Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Mullaloo Beach, The watchers, City Beach
Highlights from your plan
City Beach ©
City Beach
Mullaloo Beach ©
Mullaloo Beach
Trigg Beach ©
Trigg Beach

3
nights
Margaret River

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.
Relax by the water at Hamelin Bay and Yallingup Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Meelup Beach and Sugarloaf Rock. Change things up with a short trip to Canal Rocks in Yallingup (about 36 minutes away). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Surfers Point, do a tasting at Redgate Wines, look for all kinds of wild species at Sunflowers Animal Farm, and look for gifts at Margaret River Winemakers.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Margaret River vacation planner .

You can drive from Perth to Margaret River in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Surfers Point, Redgate Wines, Meelup Beach, Howard Park - Margaret River Winery and Cellar Door
Highlights from your plan
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Little Beach, then kick back and relax at Emu Point, then enjoy the sand and surf at Middleton Beach, and finally get great views at Padre White Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, contemplate the long history of The Albany Convict Gaol & Museum, then make a trip to Mt Melville Lookout, and finally explore the striking landscape at Elephant Rocks.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Albany trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Albany takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. June in Albany sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 45°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Elephant Rocks
Highlights from your plan
Little Beach ©
Little Beach
Middleton Beach ©
Middleton Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience and then take in breathtaking views at Charles Knife Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Ningaloo Reef.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Exmouth trip planning site .

You can fly from Albany to Exmouth in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Albany in June; daily highs in Exmouth reach 76°F and lows reach 55°F. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Broome.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Safaris

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Roebuck Bay and Kayaking & Canoeing. Get some cultural insight at SSJG Heritage Centre Broome and The Courthouse Collection. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Reddell Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, explore the different monuments and memorials at Chinese Cemetery, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Broome travel planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Exmouth to Broome takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Exmouth in June; daily highs in Broome reach 86°F and lows reach 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay
Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

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