Sunniest of Australia's cities, Perth is a city of many faces and stimulates with its golden beaches fenced by the blue azure waters, sprawling parks bordered by quiet walkways and a plethora of museums and art galleries fenced by shopping arcades. In fact, many booking luxury packages to Australia compellingly add Perth holidays to their itineraries to venture beyond the usual tourist circuit. Nestled along the Swan River, the Aussie city of Perth has so much on offer that most visitors get confused on where to start.
Perth Cultural Centre is perhaps the best place for keen sightseers to feast their eyes to a mesmeric assortment of exhibits of aboriginal culture, a marine gallery, vintage cars, a 25m blue whale skeleton and a huge collection of meteorites! Another dazzling attraction, Kings Park, has long been the favourite haunt for weary souls planning to relax, walk and take in the atmosphere after spending on tour packages and holidays to Perth. And if gold fascinates you, then head straight to the Perth Mint where you may hold a pure 24 carat gold bar! If you are a museum buff, do well to visit the Small World Museum and see country's largest collection of miniatures. In addition, you may fix a rendezvous with fascinating wildlife creatures at Perth Zoo and the Aquarium of Western Australia!
Climate & Best Time to VisitThe best time to visit Perth is during the months of September to November that feature sunny days, pleasant evening and almost no rain. But these peak travel months also bring in huge crowd and skyrocketing prices for tour packages and it is smart to make advance bookings. The shoulder travel months of March to May also make for a good time to enjoy nice weather and get cheap packages for holidays to the city.
Eating OutAustralia's sunny city, Perth prides on its cool dining scene that promises something for every platter. The city is jam-packed with chic eateries that offer just about every imaginable cuisine and inspire awe not just with their delectable cuisines but also with their fanciful interiors and tantalizing ambience. Vincenzo's Mediterranean Restaurant (Italian) and Shun Fung on the River (Chinese) are two restaurants that are hugely popular among diners who prefer a distinctive experience. Cups Café and Tiger Tiger Coffee Bar are two cafes that appeal to tourists who spend money for holidays and luxury packages to Perth.
ShoppingShopper's delight is what Perth is! There are several markets in the city where people can carry out their shopping fancies. There is the Subiaco Pavilion, Galleria Market and Wanneroo Market that are popular for buying food stuffs. Fremantle Market is more into tourist's zone with a variety of arts and craft items being sold here. Shoppers on luxury holidays in Perth can also pay a visit to places like Creative Native Gallery to secure unique arts and crafts as a mark of their luxury holidays in Australia.
Popular HotelsPerth is a popular beach destination and it is a no surprise that the city is inundated with several accommodation choices. People who land here looking for luxury alternatives will be aptly rewarded with a gamut of 5-star hotels while those who would rather prefer cheap packages for hotels, there are economical hostels as well. As far as popularity goes, of course, it the lavish ones like Rendezvous Observation City Hotel that make the headlines.
Tips and AdviceThe level of crime in Perth is not a very big concern for tourists on holidays here. Still, it is important for vacationers to follow basic safety measures in order to score wrinkle-free luxury holidays. Be cautious in public areas that are overtly crowded. It is also advisable to avoid carrying everything in one single bag. Don't leave valuable belongings in unattended vehicles or pubs/clubs. Make sure the hotel you have included in your accommodation packages has a safety deposit box.