3 Fantastic Day Trip Ideas in Perth
The west coast of Australia has some spectacular opportunities for once in a lifetime trips but out of all of the locations, the city of Perth has go to be up there with the best that the western coast has to offer. If you are fortunate enough to be visiting Perth, or you’re looking for inspiration before you book your trip, we have listed 3 not-to-be-missed trips that you will never forget. The most comfortable way to travel is with coach charter services in Perth for the perfect day trip, so that you can sit back and relax without worrying about following directions or negotiating public transport.
Here are our top 3 picks for day trips in Perth:
Rottnest Island Tour
Tripadvisor users are rarely wrong and the Rottnest Island Tour always scores highly with its visitors. If you are in the area then this should be at the top of your To Do list. The picturesque island provides a wide range of activities for all of the family, with some excellent beaches to visit on your tour. You can even go on a wildlife cruise to see dolphins and seals. Another way to enjoy this fantastic place is to cruise down the Swan River from Perth to take in all of the coastal beauty. A popular choice is also to hire bikes to explore the island and there is a wide range of watersports activities available. An absolutely great day out!
If you want to find out more about Australia’s wondrous wildlife, then this is the day trip for you. At Pinnacles Desert you will be treated to a day of exciting activities and get to meet a koala, kangaroos and a wombat. You simply haven’t experienced Australia if you don’t get to meet some of these amazing animals. A complete contrast to the coastal sites of Rottnest Island, a trip to the desert will give you some equally exciting opportunities and activities. Take a 4WD tour around the sand dunes, see the historic landscape and limestone pillars of the Pinnacles.
Swan Valley Food and Wine Trail
Australia is renowned for its great wine production and its local food. If you are visiting Perth for the first time then you should make it a high priority to go on one of the many wine tours, or the highly recommended Swan Valley Food and Wine Trail. Located less than half an hour from Perth, Swan Valley is one of the most famous wine valleys in Australia and when you arrive, you will discover why. From an array of majestic scenery, to a wine tasting experience that is second-to-none, this really is the ultimate wine and food tour. The trail itself consists of a 32 km drive where you will see some of the best sights that western Australia has to offer. Along the trail, you will visit the finest wineries, arts and crafts markets and be able to experience fine dining in one of the top restaurants in the area. You also have the option to get a bit closer to the wildlife or try your hand and throwing the famous Ozzie boomerang whilst finding out more about the history of the Aboriginal culture. A varied and fun-filled day out.
Why not book reliable Perth bus hire to ensure that you can enjoy the fantastic wines without worrying about how to get to and from your accommodation? Travel Safe is one of the best transport companies in the area and will make sure that your day trip goes smoothly from start to finish.
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