5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

5 days in Western Australia Itinerary

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Perth
— Few hours
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Caversham
— Few hours
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Cervantes
— 1 night
4
Rottnest Island
— 1 night
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Dunsborough
— 1 night
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Albany
— 1 night

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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.
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If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major aiport is Perth International Airport. December in Perth sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 27th (Sun), you're off to Caversham.

Things to do in Perth

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Caversham

Caversham ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Caversham Wildlife Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Pinnacles Desert.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Caversham online holiday maker.

Caversham is just a short distance from Perth. In December in Caversham, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Cervantes.

Things to do in Caversham

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Caversham Wildlife Park, The Pinnacles Desert
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Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park
The Pinnacles Desert ©
The Pinnacles Desert

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Cervantes

Cervantes ©
Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. The Pinnacles Desert has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): kick back and relax at Hangover Bay and then explore the striking landscape at The Pinnacles Desert.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cervantes travel route builder tool.

You can drive from Caversham to Cervantes in 2.5 hours. On the 28th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rottnest Island.

Things to do in Cervantes

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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The Pinnacles Desert ©
The Pinnacles Desert

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Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rottnest Island route maker site.

Getting from Cervantes to Rottnest Island by combination of car and ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 29th (Tue), you're off to Dunsborough.

Things to do in Rottnest Island

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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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. Busselton Jetty has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take a leisurely stroll along Busselton Jetty.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Dunsborough day trip tool.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Rottnest Island to Dunsborough in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Albany.
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Busselton Jetty ©
Busselton Jetty

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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.
On the 30th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Harewood Forest, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lights Beach, and then explore the striking landscape at Elephant Rocks.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Albany trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dunsborough to Albany takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In December, daily temperatures in Albany can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Albany

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Denmark
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Lights Beach ©
Lights Beach
Elephant Rocks ©
Elephant Rocks
Padre White Lookout
Padre White Lookout

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