To travel in Western Australia is a priveledge that many people never experience. Because the state is so vast and the attractions so numerous you need a lot of time to see it all and for this reason many people put it off for another time. Do not make this mistake as time spent travelling in this great state will be one of the most remenbered periods of your life. Western Australia is the largest state in Australia and its climate ranges from full tropical in the north to temperate in the south and there are many different types of landscape to be enjoyed. The Kimberly is indescribable. Huge sandstone ramparts are intersected by ocean inlets and rivers. Magnificent waterfalls tumble from the heights into crocodile infested rivers and towns like Broome have grown from a difficult past to become a resort filled oasis catering for the tousist trade. The Outback and the Pilbara are mostly desert or semi desert and dotted throughout with some of the worlds largest mines. The Pilbara is home to Australia's iron ore industry and gold is mined in many places including Kalgoorlie. Many other minerals are produced from this economically dynamic region.
Further south is the Coral Coast and a traveller should visit both Monkey Mia and Ningaloo reef which are famous for their dolphins and whale sharks. The city of Perth, which is the capital, is located on the west coast and this is the home of most Western Australians. It is a magnificent city set on the banks of the Swan River and its ocean front lined with spectacular beaches. The Swan Valley is carpeted with wild flowers and many tourists come here just to witness this display. In the South Western corner there is plenty of spectacular scenery and magnificent coastline to explore. Pemberton is home to the giant karri and Jarrah forests. Albany and Esperence have magnificent coastal scenery and Margaret River is the home of the western Australian wine industry. Here you will find plenty of relaxing resorts to sooth away the stresses of your travels.
The best way to travel in Western Australia is to utilise organised tours or to hire a campervan or motor home. At Australian Travel Wholesalers be have access to a multitude of tours for you to choose from. AAT Kings, and Adventure tours are our main providers however we have access to hundreds of others. If you want to tour youselves in a camper or motorhome we usually use Britz / Maui , Apollo Motorhomes or Kea Campers. These companies have the best range of quality vehicles and excellent back up services in the unlikely event that something goes wrong. If you would like a little assistance to help you plan and book your Western Australia travel holiday don't hesitate to send us an email or call one of our helpful consultants.