22 days in Western Australia Itinerary

22 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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Esperance
— 2 nights
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Albany
— 3 nights
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Margaret River
— 3 nights
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Perth
— 3 nights
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Coral Bay
— 2 nights
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Exmouth
— 2 nights
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Geraldton
— 2 nights
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Broome
— 4 nights

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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. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Anything & Everything Esperance, kick back and relax at Cape Le Grand National Park, and then don't miss a visit to Esperance Whale Tail. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Haven Beach, take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive, then kick back and relax at Twilight Bay, and finally don't miss a visit to Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Esperance trip itinerary tool.

Sydney to Esperance is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney to Esperance, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. May in Esperance sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Beach
Twilight Bay
4.8

3
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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.
Get outdoors at Little Beach and Elephant Rocks. Appreciate the collections at National Anzac Centre and Albany's Historic Whaling Station. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Denmark (Moombaki Wines, Greens Pool, &more). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge, make a trip to Mt Melville Lookout, take in the exciting artwork at Blush Retail Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Middleton Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Albany tour itinerary app.

You can drive from Esperance to Albany in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Albany can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Beach
Greens Pool
4.9
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Specialty Museum
National Anzac Centre
4.7
Beach
Little Beach
4.9

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 Meelup Beach and Cowaramup Bay. Step out of the city life by going to Kayaking & Canoeing and Surfers Point. And it doesn't end there: sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty, view the masterpieces at Tracie Anderson Ceramics, and Head underground at Lake Cave.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Margaret River trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Busselton Jetty
4.5
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Beer Tasting / Tour
Beer Tastings & Tours
4.8
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Beach
Meelup Beach
5.0

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Fremantle Prison and Revolutions Transport Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get outdoors at Swan River and Caversham Wildlife Park. Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: WA Maritime Museum (in Fremantle) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, ponder the world of politics at Fremantle Town Hall, and enjoy the sand and surf at Cottesloe Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Perth tour app.

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 May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Fremantle Prison
4.6
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.3

2
nights
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): kick back and relax at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery. On the next day, head outdoors with Aqua Rush, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Coral Bay planning site.

You can fly from Perth to Coral Bay in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Exmouth.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.6
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Wildlife Area
Ningaloo Marine Park
5.0

2
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Yardie Creek and then kick back and relax at Turquoise Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Ningaloo Reef and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Exmouth trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Coral Bay to Exmouth takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Exmouth, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Shark Diving
4.9
Must see
Turquoise Bay
4.8
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World heritage site
Ningaloo Reef
4.6

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Tin Heads, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Geraldton, and then learn about all things military at HMAS Sydney II Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre, then kick back and relax at Town Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Back Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Geraldton trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Exmouth to Geraldton takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Exmouth in May: high temperatures in Geraldton hover around 28°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Geraldton

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
4.8
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History Museum
Museum of Geraldton
4.7
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Beach
Back Beach
5.0

4
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Broome

Broome ©

Yawuru Country

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Broome Historical Museum and Yane Sotiroski Photography Gallery. Relax by the water at Cable Beach and Broome Town Beach. The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, see the interesting displays at SSJG Heritage Centre Broome, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aqua Broome.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Broome planning website.

Traveling by flight from Geraldton to Broome takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Geraldton in June; daily highs in Broome reach 35°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Beach
Cable Beach
4.7
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.7
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.9

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