22 days in Western Australia Itinerary

22 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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Albany
— 3 nights
2
Margaret River
— 3 nights
3
Perth
— 4 nights
4
Carnamah
— 1 night
5
Monkey Mia
— 1 night
6
Carnarvon
— 1 night
7
Exmouth
— 2 nights
8
Broome
— 5 nights

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Denmark (Rickety Gate Estate Winery, Greens Pool, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, make a trip to Albany Wind Farm, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and get great views at Sharp Point.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Albany trip planner.

Sydney to Albany is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney to Albany, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Albany is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Denmark
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

3
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Ngilgi Cave (in Yallingup) and Meelup Beach (in Dunsborough). There's much more to do: learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, do a tasting at Willespie, admire the natural beauty at Margaret River Organic Garden, and take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Margaret River tour planner.

Getting from Albany to Margaret River by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Ngilgi Cave, Meelup Beach, Busselton Jetty, Island Brook Estate Winery
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Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Beer Tastings & Tours
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave

4
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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Red Umbrella Art Gallery (in South Fremantle) and Fremantle (The Fremantle Round House, Fremantle Prison, &more). The adventure continues: stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, snap pictures at Elizabeth Quay, contemplate the long history of Norm wrightson hairway, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

Before you visit Perth, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

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. September in Perth sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Carnamah.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Fremantle, Caversham Wildlife Park
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

1
night
Carnamah

Carnamah ©
Carnamah is a town in the Mid West region of Western Australia, about 307km north of Perth along the Midlands Road. On the 27th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Macpherson Homestead.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Carnamah trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Perth to Carnamah in 3.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Sun) before leaving for Monkey Mia.

Things to do in Carnamah

Historic Sites
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Macpherson Homestead ©
Macpherson Homestead

1
night
Monkey Mia

Monkey Mia ©
Monkey Mia is a popular tourist destination located about 900 km north of Perth, Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Monkey Mia Reserve.

To find maps and other tourist information, read our Monkey Mia online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Carnamah to Monkey Mia in 6.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Carnarvon.

Things to do in Monkey Mia

Wildlife · Parks
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Monkey Mia Reserve ©
Monkey Mia Reserve

1
night
Carnarvon

Carnarvon ©
Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, make a trip to OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon, then don't miss a visit to One Mile Jetty, and finally don't miss a visit to Carnarvon Blowholes.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Carnarvon trip planner.

You can drive from Monkey Mia to Carnarvon in 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Carnarvon are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Carnarvon

Museums
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Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum ©
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum
Carnarvon Blowholes ©
Carnarvon Blowholes
OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon ©
OTC Satellite Earth Station Carnarvon

2
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Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. On the 30th (Wed), visit a coastal fixture at Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, view the masterpieces at The Ningaloo Gallery, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Yardie Creek, then enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay, and then see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Reef.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Exmouth road trip app.

Traveling by car from Carnarvon to Exmouth takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Carnarvon in September, you will find days in Exmouth are a bit warmer (35°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse

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nights
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.
Broome is known for beaches, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, take a memorable tour with Tours, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Broome trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Exmouth to Broome in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Broome when traveling from Exmouth in October, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

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