60 days in Perth & Darwin Itinerary

60 days in Perth & Darwin Itinerary

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Perth
— 36 nights
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Darwin
— 22 nights
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Perth

— 36 nights

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Dolphin Discovery Centre and Point Peron. Visit Sorrento Beach and City Beach for some beach relaxation. Venture out of the city with trips to New Norcia (The Monastery & New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery), Fremantle (South Beach Recreation Reserve, South Mole Lighthouse, &more) and The Azelia Ley Homestead Museum (in Hamilton Hill). Spend the 15th (Sun) exploring nature at John Forrest National Park. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Scitech, explore by horseback at Forge Farm Riding School, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Cathedral, and get a taste of the local shopping with Aspects of Kings Park.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Perth. In August in Perth, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Darwin.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

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Darwin

— 22 nights

Outback Capital of the Northern Territory

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Territory Wildlife Park and East Point Reserve. Kids will appreciate attractions like Mindil Beach and Leanyer Recreation Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Darwin: Litchfield National Park (Magnetic Termite Mounds, Buley Rockhole, &more), Dundee Beach (Dundee Explorer & Dundee Beach Fishing Charters) and FlickingFresh Farm (in Berry Springs). Spend the 26th (Sun) exploring nature at Charles Darwin National Park. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Darwin Military Museum, stroll through Casuarina Coastal Reserve, examine the collection at 1934 Qantas Hangar, and don't miss a visit to Burnett House.

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You can fly from Perth to Darwin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Perth to Darwin. Traveling from Perth in September, things will get much warmer in Darwin: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

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