12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Perth
— 4 nights
2
Geraldton
— 3 nights
3
Monkey Mia
— 1 night
4
Carnarvon
— 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Mandurah (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Mandurah War Memorial) and Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & Fremantle Markets). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, appreciate the history behind The Bell Tower, find something for the whole family at Adventure World, and don't miss a visit to Elizabeth Quay.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Perth travel route builder website.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Perth. In January, daily temperatures in Perth can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Mandurah, Adventure World, Western Australian Medical Museum, Cottesloe Beach
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Adventure World ©
Adventure World
Swan River ©
Swan River

3
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. Get out of town with these interesting Geraldton side-trips: South Beach (in Port Denison) and Illegal Tender Rum Co (in Dongara). And it doesn't end there: step aboard HMAS Sydney II Memorial, examine the collection at The Tin Heads, tour the pleasant surroundings at Town Beach, and browse the exhibits of Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Geraldton road trip app.

You can fly from Perth to Geraldton in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. January in Geraldton sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Monkey Mia.

Things to do in Geraldton

Museums Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

South Beach, The Leaning Trees, Illegal Tender Rum Co
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HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Back Beach ©
Back Beach
Museum of Geraldton ©
Museum of Geraldton

1
night
Monkey Mia

Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia is a popular tourist destination located about 900 km north of Perth, Western Australia. On the 18th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Monkey Mia Reserve.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Monkey Mia trip maker.

Getting from Geraldton to Monkey Mia by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Carnarvon.

Things to do in Monkey Mia

Parks Wildlife
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Monkey Mia Reserve ©
Monkey Mia Reserve

3
nights
Carnarvon

Carnarvon ©
Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. Go for a jaunt from Carnarvon to Denham to see Francois Peron National Park about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Carnarvon Blowholes, go for a stroll along the water at Carnarvon Yacht Club - Marina, take an in-depth tour of Carnarvon Heritage Precinct, and take a leisurely stroll along The Fascine.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Carnarvon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Monkey Mia to Carnarvon takes 4 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Carnarvon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Carnarvon

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Francois Peron National Park, Mount Augustus
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Francois Peron National Park ©
Francois Peron National Park
Carnarvon Blowholes ©
Carnarvon Blowholes
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum ©
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum

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