5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
End: Perth

2
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 (The Fremantle Round House, Fremantle Prison, &more). The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Perth road trip planning app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Perth. April in Perth sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Perth

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fremantle
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

2
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.
On the 3rd (Sun), learn about winemaking at Cape Grace Wines, Head underground at Lake Cave, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, then take in the waterfront at Busselton Jetty, and then learn about winemaking at Island Brook Estate Winery.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Margaret River travel planner.

Traveling by car from Perth to Margaret River takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Busselton Jetty, Island Brook Estate Winery, Cape Grace Wines
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Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Beer Tastings & Tours
Kayaking & Canoeing

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