City Breaks to Perth
Perth is capital of Western Australia which is the largest state in the country by far. However it is also the most suburban with the majority of its population of two million living in and within 200km of Perth. This means the city breaks Perth offers are fantastic.
For a variety of city breaks Perth is ideal as there is so much to see and do. From a beach life to cultural-based city breaks Perth has it all. Travellers from all over the world visit Perth throughout the year to enjoy the laid-back lifestyle, cool bars, and the varied city breaks Perth has.
Information on the different city breaks Perth offers
For whale-watching city breaks Perth is perfect as it is on the coast and right on the so-called Humpback Highway when, between mid-September and December, 30,000 humpback whales pass by the city on their annual migration to the Antarctic. Some tour operators offer a refund or another trip if you do not get to spot any of these mighty marine animals while out at sea.
If you have children with you on your city break Perth can offer many activities that are free, including the many beaches strung along the coast, and Kings Park with a playground and walking trails. For city breaks Perth Zoo is a must with areas entitled Australian Bushwalk and Asian Rainforest.
For museum-based city breaks Perth has a plethora of places to please plenty of people. There is the free Art Gallery of Western Australia with many types of art from bark paintings to sculpture. Cutting edge modern art can be found at the Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, and a dinosaur gallery and Perth’s original gaol are at the Western Australian Museum.
Food and drink in Perth
One of the best city breaks Perth can offer is to immerse yourself in the delights of Australian cuisine and the wine of the region. It is not just about ‘throwing another prawn on the barbie’ here. There are some top-notch restaurants that offer exciting meals you will not get anywhere else.
Rock oysters are a particular speciality, with seafood generally being a dish of choice as it is hauled from some of the purest waters in the world. Then there are the influences from around the globe such as Chinese to Italian.
A city break Perth based has to include some wine. The Swan Valley vineyards up the coast have many wineries open for tastings and tours – a chance to try before you buy!
Planning your Perth trip
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