45 days in Western Australia Itinerary

45 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Exmouth
— 4 nights
2
Coral Bay
— 1 night
3
Esperance
— 5 nights
4
Albany
— 6 nights
5
Augusta
— 3 nights
6
Dunsborough
— 5 nights
7
Perth
— 6 nights
8
Geraldton
— 5 nights
9
Broome
— 6 nights

4
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Exmouth is known for wildlife, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area, enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay, and look for gifts at Exmouth Tackle & Camping Supplies.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Exmouth driving holiday planning site.

Amritsar, India to Exmouth is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Amritsar to Exmouth due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Amritsar in March, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Exmouth: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Exmouth

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Spas

1
night
Coral Bay

Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Ningaloo Marine Park, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Coral Bay day trip planning website.

Getting from Exmouth to Coral Bay by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery ©
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery

5
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Esperance is known for nature, beaches, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Cape Le Grand National Park, kick back and relax at Lucky Bay, walk around Esperance Foreshore, and look for all kinds of wild species at Thistle Cove.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Esperance road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Coral Bay to Esperance takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Esperance are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 6:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay

6
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 (Moombaki Wines, Greens Pool, &more). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, stroll through Emu Point, learn about winemaking at Oranje Tractor Wine, and make a trip to Field of Light: Avenue of Honour.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Albany trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Esperance to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April in Albany, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Augusta.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Denmark
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

3
nights
Augusta

Augusta ©
Augusta is a town on the south-west coast of Western Australia, where the Blackwood River emerges into Flinders Bay. Explore Augusta's surroundings by going to Pemberton (D’Entrecasteaux National Park, Peter Kovacsy Studio & Gallery, &more). There's still lots to do: Head underground at Jewel Cave, steep yourself in history at Water wheel, stop by Whirlwind Olives and Oil, and enjoy the sea views from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Augusta trip planner.

Drive from Albany to Augusta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Augusta

Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Pemberton, Whirlwind Olives and Oil
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Gloucester Tree ©
Gloucester Tree

5
nights
Dunsborough

Dunsborough ©
Dunsborough is a coastal town in the South West of Western Australia, 254km south of Perth on the shores of Geographe Bay.Dunsborough is a popular tourist destination for Western Australians; in 1999 it was voted the state's best tourist destination and in 2013 awarded the Top Tourism Award for Population Under 5,000. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dunsborough: Margaret River (Kayaking & Canoeing, Hamelin Bay, &more) and Boranup (Lake Cave & Mammoth Cave). There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty, kick back and relax at Meelup Beach, look for gifts at Moon Haven Natural Products, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St George's Anglican Parish of Dunsborough.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Dunsborough trip planner.

Drive from Augusta to Dunsborough in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Perth.

Things to do in Dunsborough

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Margaret River, Busselton, Yallingup, Cowaramup
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty
Beer Tastings & Tours
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

6
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: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah) and Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, The Fremantle Round House, &more). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, identify plant and animal life at Caversham Wildlife Park, take some stellar pictures from Elizabeth Quay, and meet the residents at Perth Zoo.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Perth trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Dunsborough to Perth in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Tours · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Fremantle, Caversham Wildlife Park, Cottesloe Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Perth Zoo
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison

5
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. Explore Geraldton's surroundings by going to Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church (in Mullewa), Port Denison (The Fishermen's Memorial Lookout and Obelisk & South Beach) and Dongara (Illegal Tender Rum Co & Russ Cottage). Next up on the itinerary: take a tour of HMAS Sydney II Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Waminda Wildlife Sanctuary, head off the coast to Abrolhos Islands, and enjoy the sand and surf at Town Beach.

Plan my day in Geraldton using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Perth to Geraldton takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Geraldton

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kalbarri, Port Denison, Greenough, Dongara, Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church
Find places to stay Apr 26 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Back Beach ©
Back Beach
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Off-Road Tours

6
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: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach, get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Broome road trip planner.

You can fly from Geraldton to Broome in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Geraldton in May; daily highs in Broome reach 38°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Tours · Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay May 1 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point

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