Perth is the lively capital of Western Australia located right on the western tip of Australia, nearest to Indian Ocean with mesmeric Swan river flowing through the city giving life to wilderness class apart from any other scenic beauty. Perth and its warm welcoming locals swarms you in their big heart as you become relaxed and start dancing to whole different tune. It is the fourth most populated city of Australia and in the peak season gets even more populated as hordes of tourists visit from all over the world. To cater for smooth travel of these tourists Perth Airport exhibits and facilitates for both International and Domestic airlines. Apart from areas of Indian Ocean and Australasian, states and countries like Auckland, Johannesburg, Doha, Abu Dhabi, and Hong Kong are also provided airline support.
Perth became the fourth most populated city of Australia the 80s itself when it over the total population of Adelaide. As per the survey done in 2015, Perth consisted of population ranging around 2 million in just the metropolitan area only. Also as per the census taken in 2006 ancestry group in metro areas of Perth were mostly inhibited by English at 28.6%, Australian at 25.6%, Irish at 6.2%, Scottish at 6.1%, Italian at 4.5% and Chinese with rest 2.9%.
Perth garners sunny days 300 out of 365 days and as such the best time to visit is all round the year. The Mediterranean weather especially during the winter season is much appreciated by almost all the tourist. However, if you are still looking for specific months to visit then book your tickets from September onwards to November. These months the climate in Perth is such that mornings are sunny, evening have pleasant windy weather and there is none to minimal chances of rain. In short perfect weather for sporty adventures and sightseeing in the morning while romantic walk and dining out in the evenings.
Months of summer season from December to February the climate can be quite hot while months of June, July and August, climate is focused a little towards winters or rainy season. These months are preferably ignored by the tourists as they might become roadblock in fun water sports activity as well as relaxation on the beach.
Perth Airport caters for both International and Domestic airlines for the tourists to come over from all over the world and visit the city. Domestic connectivity to other states and cities is also quite vast and at the same time smooth. Considering the popularity of the city in the whole world, the airport garners passengers and flights from all over the world and is thus considered to be the fourth busiest airport in whole of Australia. Some of the facilities provided to passengers are:
Considering the load of suitcases generally packed for vacations, Baggage Trolleys are provided to passengers to carry their stuff around airport easily. These trolleys are charged at the price of $4.00 (Non Refundable) until and unless you are travelling through Terminal 1 International or have taken up Short Term Car Park facility. The locations for these trolleys are:
Terminal 1 International airport consists of play area for kids and toddlers alike. Parents can relax in the many dining options nearby as they keep an eye on their young ones while sipping on coffee or munching on some snacks. This is bound to keep your kids attention diverted from causing any unneeded hassle while waiting to board your International flight and will most probably knock them off the moment they settle down in their plush and cushiony seats of the airlines. The location of the Kids’ playground: After Passport Check area in Terminal 1 International
The four terminals of the airport (T1, T2, T3 and T4) are accorded with parent rooms. These rooms are fully outfitted with all the required necessities for changing baby clothes, disposal bins for nappies and feeding chair. Some of these rooms also consist of toys and television sets to keep the toddlers and kids busy as well as entertained.
Perth airport has its very own app through which passengers can very easily access basic flight information with just few clicks. They can furthermore view the status of their flight, prepare for pick and drop from the airport, get parking space booked and much more. Some of the other services that can be acquired are:
Perth airport is equipped with four terminals of which only Terminal 1 (T1) International caters for all international airlines coming in from other countries while Terminal 1 Domestic only accepts Virgin Australia flights for interstate and domestic. Terminal 2, 3 and 4 on the other hand is for domestic flights only. International and Domestic flights landing on these four terminals are:
Perth being one of the largest cities in Western Australia caters to lot of different taste and cuisines where most of them have been accorded with awards and appreciation towards their inspiring dedication towards Food and thus enhancing the dining experience of all tourists. Some of the top notch restaurants with different cuisines are:
With ambience giving off the feeling of cafe in the old world, with customers having the option to relax with a good book while sipping on their favorite cappuccino. The cafe’s menu is fully stocked with healthy as well as eating options along with supreme breakfast served by super-friendly staff.
This riverside restaurant is hot favorite for organic food as well as dishes made of locally produced food products. With the ambience of Contemporary Australia the restaurant has a perfect setup for romantic dinner under the moonlight right beside river.
Seafood extraordinaire The Boatshed is another restaurant located right near riverfront that has acquired many applause and appreciation for its yummylicious seafood. With view of the river along with Perth city in the front and boat memorabilia in the restaurant, customers are bound to experience feel like they are getting in touch with true sense of Perth’s history.
As far as Italian cuisine is concerned, E Cucina is a must visit. This quaint restaurant ensures all its Italian delicacies are prepared using fresh local production and its finger sized Italian dishes are quite famous in the wine bar.
Perth also contributes to some of the most mesmerizing collection of tourist attractions of Australia. Its most notable tourist sights include Kings Park, Aquarium of Western Australia and Rockingham Wild Encounters amongst the few. Considering the sheer size of the city, it is however beneficial to try tours and excursions that can showcase much more than just the single attraction. Some of the must try tours are mentioned below:
Although one of the most populated capital city of Australia, with this excursion in hand tourists can see and experience Perth in all its glory within 5 days of your vacation. This tour of Perth compiles almost all the notable sights including Kings Park, beautiful golden beaches, wine regions of Perth and also the playground of Dolphins in Rockingham and Mandurah. Get set ready for Perth in most unusual way.
|Wheel Chair Availability||Yes|
|Prepaid Booth (TAXI)||Yes|
|Terminal Interchanging Facility||Yes|
|Domestic Flights Connectivity||Yes|
|One Day Shelter||No|
|Taxi Cost||$1.72 / km (AUD)|
|Apartments Rent||Starting from $220 / week|
|Beer||$6.22/ 0.5l (AUD)|
|Mineral Water||$ 3.02 / 1.5l (AUD)|