8 days in Greater Perth Itinerary

8 days in Greater Perth Itinerary

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1
Rottnest Island
— 2 nights
2
Perth
— 5 nights

2
nights
Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island ©
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Salmon Bay, then see the vivid underwater world at Cathedral Rocks, then stroll through West End, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Fish Hook Bay. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Ricey Beach, kick back and relax at Parakeet Bay, then kick back and relax at The Basin, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Henrietta Rocks.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rottnest Island tour planner.

Sydney to Rottnest Island is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight, bus, train, and ferry. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Rottnest Island is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Sydney in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rottnest Island: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 9:
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Parakeet Bay ©
Parakeet Bay
Ricey Beach ©
Ricey Beach
Henrietta Rocks ©
Henrietta Rocks

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Markets & Fremantle Prison). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, explore the activities along Swan River, take some stellar pictures from Elizabeth Quay, and appreciate the history behind State War Memorial.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Perth online vacation builder.

Do a combination of ferry and train from Rottnest Island to Perth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In April in Perth, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 14th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Cottesloe Beach, Perth Zoo, Caversham Wildlife Park
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 14:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

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