Epic Perth Road Trip: A Week of Adventure With Your Motorhome Hire


Get ready to discover the best things to do in Perth and surrounding areas with your motorhome hire! We’ve prepared an itinerary for a week of classic Aussie adventures on the road, so we hope you’re ready.

Perth is a city where endless sunshine meets the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean, so there’s plenty of ocean-themed fun to be had. From idyllic beaches to historic towns and world-class vineyards, we’ve got your itinerary packed with the ultimate things to do around Perth.

So, let’s get the wheels rolling on your week-long adventure!


Day 1 Explore Perth City Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Tourism Western Australia


Day 1: Explore Perth City

You can easily spend a few days exploring Perth if you have the extra time up your sleeve, but some of our top recommendations include:

  1. Kings Park and Botanic Garden: Start your journey with a visit to one of the world’s largest inner-city parks. Enjoy panoramic views of the Swan River and Perth skyline. Perfect spot for a picnic!
  2. Swan River: Why not rent a kayak or join a river cruise? It’s a fantastic way to see the city from a different perspective.
  3. Perth Cultural Centre: Home to the Art Gallery of Western Australia and other cultural gems. Dive into the local art scene!


Day 2 Lancelin and the Pinnacles

Lancelin, Tourism Western Australia


Day 2: Lancelin and the Pinnacles

An almost otherworldly adventure awaits in Lancelin, where you’ll get the unique experience of sandboarding down massive dunes. You’ll feel like you’re in the middle of the desert!

Finish off the day with a drive to Nambung National Park to meet the Pinnacles. These ancient limestone pillars are a must-see attraction in Perth and a beloved iconic destination.


Day 3 Swan Valley

Swan Valley, Tourism Western Australia


Day 3: Swan Valley

It’s time to head back inland towards Swan Valley, Western Australia’s oldest wine region! Enjoy a day of wine tasting, artisan cheeses, and delicious handmade chocolate. Trust us, you’ll have a fridge stocked of goodies by the end of it.

Alternatively, you can spend your day at Caversham Wildlife Park, which is a prime location to cuddle a koala or feed a kangaroo.


Day 4 Fremantle

Fremantle, Tourism Western Australia & Osprey Creative


Day 4: Fremantle

Just a short 30-minute road trip from Perth, Fremantle is a vibrant port city with an artsy vibe. Explore the Fremantle Markets, grab a coffee at the Cappuccino Strip, and tour the historic Fremantle Prison. Don’t miss the sunset at Bathers Beach!


Day 5 Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island, Tourism Australia


Day 5: Rottnest Island

No Perth road trip is complete without a visit to Rottnest Island! Park your motorhome nearby, then hop on a ferry from Fremantle. Spend your day meeting the adorable quokkas, bike riding around the island, and snorkelling in the turquoise waters.


Day 6 Margaret River

Eagle Bay Beach, Tourism Western Australia


Day 6: Margaret River

A bit of a drive, but well worth adding to your Perth road trip itinerary. Margaret River is best known for its surf beaches, caves, and, of course, its wineries. This is the place to be if you know you’ll enjoy a day filled with Australia’s best wines, cave tours, and stunning white sandy beaches!


Day 7 Return to Perth via Bunbury

Bunbury Dolphine Discovery, Tourism Western Australia


Day 7: Return to Perth via Bunbury

Unfortunately it’s time to wrap up the trip, but there’s still fun to be had! On your way back to Perth, stop by Bunbury for a chance to watch and play with dolphins at the Dolphin Discovery Centre. Then, when you’re ready, enjoy a leisurely drive back to Perth along the coast.


FAQs About Motorhome Road Trips In Perth

What’s the best time of year for a Perth motorhome road trip?

Spring (September to November) and autumn (March to May) offer mild weather and beautiful natural scenery, making them ideal times for a road trip in Perth.


Do I need a special license to drive a motorhome in Perth?

A standard license in English is all you’ll need to hire a motorhome in Perth with Cruisin’ Motorhomes.


Are there any tips for first-time motorhome travellers?

Absolutely! Pack light, plan your route but be flexible – you never know when you’ll want to take a detour to explore. Most importantly, take your time and enjoy the journey!


Time For Your Perth Motorhome Hire Adventure!

Well, there you have it—a week packed with adventure, nature, culture, and culinary delights, all made possible with a Perth motorhome hire. From the bustling streets of Perth to the serene landscapes of Margaret River, your road trip will be filled with unforgettable experiences!

So pack your bags, grab your motorhome’s keys, and set off on a journey that promises to be nothing short of epic. Call our friendly reservations team on 1300 664 485 or check out our website to see the motorhomes we have available! Our Perth branch is coming soon, so stay tuned!

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