Top 10 Things To Do in Perth
1. Elizabeth Quay
Elizabeth Quay is a great place to start your day or trip. There are lots of places along the water to just sit and relax and also places to play around. You can enjoy the many views and just take it all in.
2. Kings Park
Kings Park has been noted by many people as a definite must-see. You can wander around the beautiful gardens that include lots of plants, many that are native to Australia or just enjoy the great view of the city while relaxing at the park.
A fun and adventurous modern-day treasure hunt you can enter as many times as you want! You’ll be adventuring all over Perth and the surrounding areas solving clues that will have you exploring the city, including spots you likely haven't explored before! It only costs $10 and every time you finish, you will get $5 to the Adventure Hunt Store and be entered to win a FREE TRIP TO PANAMA! You can enter on your own, with a date or with a group of friends. No matter how many people you are with, you will have a blast!
4. Cottesloe Beach
Known as one of Australia’s most striking urban beaches, Cottesloe Beach is the perfect place to go. You can wander along the beach and play in the water or if you are lucky, you can admire the artwork and sculptures that are around for part of the year. Either way, you will get to admire the beauty.
5. Fremantle Market
Fremantle Market is one of the best destinations in Fremantle and one of the best markets in Western Australia. From arts and crafts to food and more, there is something for everyone here and a whole lot to explore.
6. Fremantle Prison
Settled on 6 hectares or 15 acres, this former prison, built by convicts in the 1850s, housed many prisoners during its 140 years in operation. Now when you visit, you can see the cells, tunnels and even go on the eerie Torchlight Tour!
7. South Perth Foreshore
South Perth Foreshore is absolutely stunning, especially at night. You will be able to see unparalleled views of the Perth skyline, enjoy one of the many great restaurants and just walk along enjoying the enchanting view.
8. Perth Zoo
Perth Zoo opened in 1898 and has just been getting better ever since. With 41 acres and over 1,200 animals, you know this place is a must. You will get to see many different kinds of animals and experience the wonderful time at the zoo.
9. Penguin Island
This shocking island right off Perth is home to over 1,200 penguins! Cool, right? You can ride a quick ferry from Perth out to Penguin Island and watch the penguins interact with each other. While out there, you can also see dolphins, sea lions, sting rays and pelicans while you are walking around or snorkeling in the beautiful water!
10. Swan River
Known as Perth’s favorite playground, Swan River provides recreational activities for all. You can swim, boat, fish and so much more right by the city!