Perth is a relatively quiet and laid-back city. This is a culturally-diverse destination, making it the perfect choice for cosmopolitan city breaks without the frenetic atmosphere of larger cities.
This ‘user friendly’ city is ideal for stress-free getaways, complemented by a temperate Mediterranean climate of hot summers and mild winters.
Perth strikes a balance between an indigenous past and a sprawling urban future, showcasing picturesque colonial architecture, towering skyscrapers and cosmopolitan nightlife. This really is a melting pot, thanks to a rich and interesting migration history, which has resulted in culinary diversity and an eclectic mix of cultures.
Top reasons to visit Perth:
It’s packed with things to do, from swimming to surfing, eating to wildlife
The historical side to Perth is really interesting and well worth exploring while you’re here; visit the sacred Aboriginal sites for a glimpse into Australia’s past
Perth is home to some indigenous wildlife, including the quokka, and plenty of marine life in the form of sea lions and whales
If you’re seeking the real Australia, Perth gives you the opportunity to explore without being completely devoid of the metropolitan city buzz
The city is moments from beautiful sandy beaches where you can make the most of the sunshine and laid-back vibe