West is Best

13 day Holiday Idea - from £895

An incredible journey through Australia’s rich south west corner, home to the world famous wine growing region of Margaret River, towering Karri Tree forests and glistening coastal scenery.


  • Time to explore Perth and its surrounds
  • South West Self drive experience
  • Car hire and accommodation
  • Relax on Perth’s pristine beaches
  • Seaside stay at Mandurah
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 to 4 - Perth

Arrive in to Western Australia’s capital, Perth, to spend a couple of days exploring this wonderful city known for its sunshine, neighbouring beaches and relaxed pace of life. Explore the picturesque gardens of Kings Park and the city’s surrounding areas such as the beautiful Rottnest Island and historic Fremantle, before you head south to the famous wine growing region.

Day 5 to 9 - Western Self Drive

Begin your 6 day Western Wanderer Self Drive by travelling south towards Margaret River. Sample some of the fresh local produce, explore the region’s caves and take in the inspiring coastal scenery at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. Journey through the Stirling Ranges National Park to explore the maritime town of Albany and the Valley of the Giants, which boasts white sandy beaches, spectacular coastal scenery, and Australia’s towering Karri trees.

Day 10 to 12 - Mandurah

Spend the next three nights relaxing in the seaside town of Mandurah. The many cafés on the foreshore are an excellent place to sit and watch the world go by, here you can sample some of the regions culinary delights whilst enjoying the spectacular views. Visit the Australian Sailing Museum, take in an exhibit at the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, or simply relax on the picturesque white sandy beaches. After all your exploring, travel back to Perth along the Forrest Highway, enjoying the remarkable coastal scenery along the way.

Day 13 - Farewell

Spend your last day soaking up Perth’s glorious sunshine before you start your journey back to the UK.

13 day Holiday Idea - from £895

With flights from £1639


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West is Best 2 Week


This itinerary shows the type of holiday you can enjoy with Freedom Destinations. You can change it to suit your individual needs.

Your holiday includes:

  • 4 nights in Perth
  • 5 nights around the Southwest
  • 3 nights in Mandurah
  • Plenty of time to explore

You can:

  • Choose the style of accommodation you prefer
  • Add day tours and activities in the places you visit
  • Extend your stay in any of the locations
  • Add other destinations or visit family and friends

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