World lockdown due to Covid-19 has affected the travel and tourism industry in 2020. Still, there are a lot of travel destinations that are not open to tourists in 2021 due to pandemics.
But Australia is a country that has controlled the spread of Covid-19 very well in a professional manner. They even opened the border between Western Australia and New South Wales last month.
Soon tourism will start in the whole of Australia and if you wanted to visit as a tourist, then we recommend you to visit Perth as it has so many attractions for first-time visitors.
Perth is the largest city and the capital of Western Australia which is a state of Australia. It is not only a beautiful city but it is also a safe city for foreigners. People of Perth and surrounds are cooperative and they expect the foreigners so you won’t notice the people staring at you as a stranger.
In this article, we will talk about the top things to do in Perth when you are with your friends or with the family. So, without wasting our time, let's start:
It doesn’t matter what time of the year you visit Perth, you will have a chance to explore the beauty of nature and wildlife in Perth. Here are a few things that you can do when you are in Perth.
Canning River Regional Park: About 9KM away to the southeast of Perth you can find Canning River, Regional Park. This is the best picnic spot for family tours as it has walkways, cycleways, picnic areas, and historic Woodloes Homestead.
Swan Estuary Marine Park: If you want to enjoy fishing as well with beautiful scenery of riverside along with cycling and walking, then Swan Estuary Marine Park is a great destination in Perth for you. Alfred Cove, Milyu, and Pelican Point are three main spots that are best to visit in summer.
Meet Kangaroos & Koalas: Australia is known for Kangaroos & Koalas which are native animals of Australia. You can find Kangaroos at different locations in Perth, especially at Yanchep National Park. Cohunu Koala Park is the best place to see Koalas on the top of the trees though they can also found in many other parks in Perth.
For all these locations, you can either ask your travel agency to arrange these tours. Or it didn’t hire any travel agency, you can book a maxi taxi Perth for your group and can visit these places.
If you are traveling to Perth with your friends and you like to have some fun and thrill then you can find various exciting and thrilling things to do in Perth.
Jetpack Flyboard at Rockingham Beach Perth: If you really love the adventure and thrilling things to do then there is nothing greater than jetpack flyboarding. Here you can experience water Jetbike and fly board. You will experience all this under a controlled environment by professionally trained instructors.
Perth Go Surf: Surfing is another great water sport that you must enjoy while you are in Perth. Perth Go Surf is one of the best operators in Perth where you can enjoy water surfing with professional instructors and surfers.
Swan Valley Adventure Centre: This place is just minutes away from central Perth and you can enjoy a whole day with friends or family members in different types of adventurous activities. Here you can enjoy outdoor adventure, camps and conferences, nature retreats, and even different types of water adventure activities. The center has a special private area of Swan River that has a freshwater swimming pool as well. You can even spend the whole night here as they have an arrangement for 250 guests per night and you will find amazing food in different tastes as well from their professional chefs.
Latitude Air: Interested in an indoor aerial thrilling and exciting entertainment? Then Latitude Perth is the best place for you where you can enjoy your time in different types of activities under one roof. You can bounce, climb, or fly under one roof. The best thing about this place is that it has a special zone for the kids where kids under 5 years can enjoy their own aerial activity in a controlled and safe environment.
Perth is a city that has a rich cultural background and has various arts and cultural events. These attractions are best for families and those who have an interest in history.
Art Gallery of Western Australia: The Art Gallery of WA was established in 1895 that consists of three different heritage buildings. You will find a wide variety of visual arts in the gallery from local artists as well as international artists. You can visit AGWA from 10 am to 5 pm daily except Tuesday, Christmas Day, Anzac Day, and Good Friday. The entry in the Art Gallery of Western Australia is free but if you want, you can give a donation. There might be an entry ticket on special expiations, so it is recommended to visit their official website before you go there.
Art Marx Gallery: Another gallery to showcase the artistic work of Australian artists. The Art Marx Gallery established in 2020 and it is especially focusing on abstract art.
Comedy Lounge: If you want to entertain yourself with a comedy show, then must visit the comedy lounge. You will see local and international comedians in live comedy shows organized in regular shows. You can enjoy the shows like Big Open Mic, Live Laughs, The Late Show, Six in the City, and more every night from Wednesday to Saturday.
You can enjoy the local festivals in Perth as well when you are traveling for the first time to Perth.
Australia Day Celebrations in Perth: This is a special day in Australia, celebrated by Australians every 26 January. You will find countless events and festivals on this special Australia Day in Perth.
There are a few more local events in Perth that you can attend. But make sure that you are in touch with a local guy who can guide you about these local festivals.
With that, there are many more things that you can do in Perth and we will cover more things in another article.
If you have visited any of the above-mentioned places or have experienced any thrilling activity in Perth, then let us know about your experience by using the comment section below.