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Perth— 58 nights
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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.Head to Fremantle Markets and The House of Honeyfor some retail therapy. Kids will enjoy Cottesloe Beach and Adventure World. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Mundaring (Golden Pipeline Heritage Trail & Avon Valley National Park), Paruna Sanctuary (in Gidgegannup) and Motor Museum of Western Australia (in Caversham). Dedicate the 17th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 27th (Fri), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison, learn about winemaking at Tyler's Vineyard, enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach, and meet the residents at Perth Zoo.
For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Perth sightseeing planner.
September in Perth sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Perth
Fremantle, Rockingham, Baskerville, Herne Hill, Guildford
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