Discover Perth on an open top bus tour of the city
Hop on board and see all that Perth and Kings Park has to offer from the top deck of an open top double decker bus. Enjoy a full commentary as professional drivers take you on a tour of the beautiful city and park. Let City Sightseeing highlight all the things to do and see with your tour ticket which is valid for 24 or 48 hours and hop off at your leisure at conveniently located stops along the route. Hop off the bus tour at the Kings Park and Botanical Garden. This popular attraction offers remarkable expanses of unique bushland, parkland and botanic gardens which showcase Australia’s diverse plant life. Enjoy stunning views over Perth and the Swan River and immerse yourself in nature – in the heart of the city! Here you can take a tree top walk, take river trips and find the Woman’s Pioneer Memorial Fountain. The pond itself consists of some 14 fountains which randomly emit torrents of water high into the air. In the middle of this water spectacular is a bronze sculpture depicting a woman holding a child in her arms. The fountain plays to honour the pioneer women of Western Australia. The 48 hr ticket also includes a free walking tour, taking passengers to places the bus cannot go.
Hear comprehensive expert commentary of the history and sights of Perth
Visit Perth Cultural Centre and learn of the city’s rich history. The Western Australian Museum displays exhibitions detailing diverse collections from natural science to anthropology, archaeology and history. Museum scientists and curators work in the fields of aquatic zoology, conservation, earth and planetary sciences, history, maritime history and terrestrial zoology. Hop off at Perth Mint, Australia’s oldest mint which specialises in precious metals, established in 1899. Discover the history behind the mining industry, marvel at the exhibitions on show and even watch a gold pouring demonstration. Visit the Swan Bells for breathtaking views and learn of the history of the bells as you climb the tower. View the Swan Bells from Kings Park at night for an impressive colour-changing spectacle.
Plan your day with a bus tour of the city which will highlight all there is to see and do
Beyond its tranquil river and vast beaches, Perth has lively city precincts buzzing with shopping opportunities, nightlife and dining. For shopping malls, hop off at the Town Hall, William Street or Murray Street. Alternatively visit Harbour Town where you are likely to find a bargain. Discover modern bars and eateries in Northbridge or enjoy a night at the theatre in Subiaco. The theatre in Beaufort Street is situated amongst a string of boutiques, delicatessens, bustling bars and pubs. Burswood Entertainment complex offers a casino, golf course, Burswood Park Heritage Walk and an array of restaurants.