This is a guest post by the lovely Ruby Daub.
Summer season is the best time to explore the indescribable beauty of Western Australia, a state that is packed with stunning beaches, wineries and alluring national parks. If you talk particularly about beach holidays, they offer enormous relief to you when it comes to dealing with scorching summer days and to beak your monotonous routine. They are also great for those who either want to explore marine life or just want to while away in a tranquil environment. Apart from its stunning beach holiday destinations, Western Australia (WA) is famous among tourists for its intriguing wildlife.
So, if you want to take your holiday experience to a next level, you must explore the breathtakingly beautiful beaches of Western Australia apart from its unique wildlife.
The best way to explore Western Australia is to hire a campervan from Perth, and then discover all the beautiful destinations as per your convenience. Without having a right vehicle, you won’t be able to have fun during your trip. Whether you want to explore its scenic coastline, beautiful rivers, or lush green forests, nothing can give you a better experience than travelling by a camper van.
Here are some of the best destinations in Western Australia to explore this summer.
Discover Its Iconic Wine Regions
Western Australia is home to over 150 wineries and you must discover at least a couple of them during your next holiday trip. The best wine producing regions in Western Australia include the Swan Valley wine region, the Great Southern wine region, and the Margaret River wine region. So, if you are planning to visit this lovely state in the upcoming months, make sure that you discover at least one of these wine producing regions. Some of the common grape varieties that are grown in these regions include Shiraz, Chardonnay and Chenin blanc. In addition to that, you will also find vineyards producing Verdelho, Riesling, Malbec, and Cabernet Sauvignon, in WA.
So, if you are planning to visit the Margaret River wine region, you can explore wineries like Leeuwin Estate, Vasse Felix, Stella Bella Wines, and Redgate Wines. However, if you are thinking about visiting the Swan Valley wine region, then you can look forward to exploring wineries such as Ugly Duckling Wines, Black Swan Winery & Restaurant, Lancaster Wines, and Sandalford Wines.
Explore Its National Parks
People who love exploring wild animals, outback regions, and miles of wide open spaces during their holidays, must look forward to discovering Western Australia during their next trip, as it has some of the finest national parks in the country. Cape Le Grand National Park, which is 631 kilometres from Perth, is one of the most interesting national parks in the whole country. It’s a perfect place to discover the unique wildlife of Australia. You can discover animals like western grey kangaroos, ring-tailed possums, and bandicoots etc. when you visit Cape Le Grand National Park. Apart from Cape Le Grand National Park, you can also discover Karijini National Park in the Hamersley Range, Nambung National Park in the Wheatbelt region, and Francois Peron National Park on the Peron Peninsula in Western Australia.
Relish The Beauty of Its Beaches
It is completely true that Western Australia is not only famous for its outback regions and national parks but is equally popular among holidaymakers for its mesmerising beaches. Located around 6 kilometres west of Broome, the Cable beach is one of the most incredible beaches in the state. This breathtakingly alluring beach is famous for its turquoise water and beautiful white sand. So, if you are looking forward to experiencing seaside serenity look no further than Cable beach. Other interesting beaches in Western Australia include Avalon Beach, Yallingup Beach, Scarborough Beach, Cottesloe Beach, and Waterfall Beach.
You can enjoy a wide range of activities if you explore any of these beaches during your upcoming family holiday trip. Beach holiday destinations are great for people of all ages including children, as they offer several stunning activities which can keep them occupied from sunrise to sunset. If you are someone who is not at all interested in watersports, you can simply take your favourite book and read it while sitting comfortably on a tranquil beach.
Uncover Its Alluring Islands
Rottnest Island is one of the best islands in Western Australia, which is popular for its white-sand beaches, and quirky wildlife. This beautiful island attracts millions of visitors each year because it offers them an unforgettable holiday experience. If you are looking for stunning snorkelling destinations in Western Australia, then it’s the perfect place for you.
Apart from Rottnest Island, you can also explore you can also discover Penguin Island, Dirk Hartog Island, Carnac Island, Woody Island, Cockatoo Island and North Island in Western Australia.
So, if you want to enjoy some really unforgettable moments with your loved ones, plan an interesting road trip for exploring Western Australia.