Australia’s sunniest capital city, Perth effortlessly blends urban cool with raw natural beauty. Its heart is bustling with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces, and is also home to Kings Park – one of the world’s largest inner city parks. Just a short drive away are the beautiful wineries of the Swan Valley and a string of stunning beaches where you can watch amazing sunsets and even swim with wild dolphins. Little wonder The New York Times declared Perth a ‘hipster haven’.
Places you should definitely try to visit while in Perth include:
- Kings Park
- Rottnest Island
Regions around Perth to look at travelling to include:
- Margaret River (wine & surfing)
- Kalgoorlie (gold mining)
- Wave Rock (natural formation)
- Cape Leeuwin (where three oceans meet)
For more information on what to do in Perth, visit the Perth Tourist Centre.