Perth tours are the best way to experience the awe-inspiring landscape and exploring everything that this western part of Australia has to offer. Going through this write up is sure to give you a fair idea about Perth to help you make your vacation a memorable one for you.
What makes Perth a desired destination for vacations?
Well, there are lots to see, do and experience in Perth. The city is not only stunningly pretty but also has several exciting tourist spots, that a short trip is sure to leave you unsatisfied and bring you back to this marvelous city.
Let’s take a look at some of the major attractions of the city:
Beaches: Perth has a number of beautiful beaches which adds an extra zing to its beautiful landscape. These beaches are best for activities like-
- Swimming and
- Lazing around
Suburbs: the city has green and leafy suburbs, with lot of sun and pleasant weather for going out, enjoying and exploring the place. Whether you are a local or a tourist, the place is sure to entice you.
People and life style: If you are a visitor, you are less likely to feel out of place. People are friendly and lifestyle is little careless. While on vacation in Perth, you never know you might just take some fond memories with new friends on your way back home.
Perth is divided in two parts by the Swan River, which divides the city in almost two halves. People living in the north and south of the river have a rivalry between them; however it is harmless and friendly.
Perth gateways: Perth tours essentially include the gateways. These gateways give you an opportunity to experience the nature in its best form and make your strolls a delight for you. Talking about gateways, The Bibbulmun Walking track is a must-mention. So, if you are a nature lover and don’t mind taking a walk or a hike, then without any doubts take your back pack and be out in the woods to enjoy your time in the nature.
Climate in Perth: Situated in one of the few Mediterranean climate zones, the place is blessed with Mediterranean climate. In other words, the place experiences sunny and fine weather during most part of the year. And also during the winter time, which is usually short and mild, one can often experience the shining sun. This aspect of Perth makes it a hotspot for the tourists.
Perth spring starts from September and goes on for several months. The place has fantastic weather condition during spring and becomes all the more pleasant in October and November.
Average temperature during spring:
- September: 18-21°C during the day and minimum 9-12°C in the night
- October: 21-24°C during the day and minimum 9-12°C in the night.
- November 24-27°C during the day and minimum 12-15°C in the night.
Events you may want to catch:
In case you are planning to visit Perth anytime soon, then you should note some important events that are due in the coming months. You can take note of these events in your schedule and add an extra flavor to your trip.
- One Movement for Music Perth, 6th-10th October 2010.
- Ashes Test Match - Australia v England, 16th – 20th December 2010
- 2010 Whale Watching season- season starts from June and goes on till December.
Recreation in Perth:
Along with everything else it should also be mentioned that Perth is well known for its very happening nightlife. The city offers a wide range of bars and night clubs, to add some extra spice to your evenings.
How to reach Perth?
Going to Perth is very easy. The place is well connected by land and air services. There are travel-companies that run train, bus and air services from different places to Perth. Therefore, making it easily accessible to people far and wide.
1.Greyhound Australia: They run bus services from East Perth terminal, all the way to Darwin through Broome. For more information, you can check their website. You can also opt to book your tickets online through their website.
2.Transwa: the company provides bus services and they operate from Perth east terminal train station to several destinations.
For more assistance on their services you can contact them on teleTel 1300 662 205 or visit their website.
3.South West Coach Lines: They are also one of the bus service providers. They focus on the southwestern part for West Australia, operating from Esplanade Busport to several towns within the state, which includes Busselton, Margaret River and Bunbury. You can reach them on teleTel, 9324 2333.
4.Integrity Coach Lines: they provide bus services from Port Headland to Perth and back, through Newman and Meekathara. You can get in touch with them though Tel, 9226 1339; 1800 226 339 or can also visit their website for further information.
Transwa is a travel company that provides intrastate train services. For more information on train services you can visit their website or call them on 1300 662 205.
Then you have the interstate train service, provided by the Great Southern Railway (GSR). They have a number of trains that run between various destinations. The Indian Pacific, The Overland, The Ghan and The Southern Spirit are various train services offered by the GSR.
There are a number of popular airline companies that provide flight services to promote Perth Tours. Some of them are:
Tel: 13 13 13
Tel: 13 67 89
Tel: 1300 660 088
Accomodation in Perth:
One can find budget hotels to five star accommodations in the city of Perth. All you have to do is chock out your budget and do your research accordingly.
5 Star Hotels in Perth:
Inter Continental Perth Burswood
Duxton Hotel Perth
Hyatt Regency Hotel Perth, etc.
4 Star Hotels in Perth:
Esplanade Hotel Fermantel Perth
Holiday Inn Burswood, etc.
3 Star Hotels in Perth:
Criterion Hotel Perth
Sullivans Hotel Perth
Metro Hotel Perth, etc.
Kings Hotel Perth
Aarons Hotel Perth
Goodearth Hotel Perth, etc.
In conclusion, now that you have gone through this article you are equipped with some important information, which will go a long way in making your Perth Tour a life time experience for you. So, go ahead and plan your trip today and you might just have the time of your life in this magical city. Good luck!
Last updated on 1/11/2010