Located 900km north of Perth is one of Western Australia’s biggest tourist attractions. What makes Monkey Mia such a popular destination is the interaction with wild animals that takes place almost daily. And no, this interaction is not with monkeys! Monkey Mia is a place that will surely leave you with a memory to last a lifetime.
On nearly a daily basis, the wild dolphins in the area swim to shore to interact with humans. It is the one place in the world where dolphins visit nearly every day, completely by their own accord. The dolphins here are truly amazing and are willing to swim right up to be hand fed by humans! The rangers watch over the area to ensure the dolphins are completely safe in their daily interactions with humans. When in Western Australia, this is an absolute must do activity!
More “flashpacker” than backpacker, Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort is resort living with a budget price. You’ll find a variety of accommodation styles here to ensure you find what suits you best. With a great location, Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort has you close to the beach and the famous dolphin experience. For great value accommodation in Monkey Mia, this is the place to be!
Still part of Western Australia’s Shark Bay Region, Denham is a great place with heaps to do. As you would hope from a coastal town, Denham offers terrific beaches and safe swimming. There are many ways to experience Denham, from scenic flights, to the vantage point at Eagle Bluff, to 4WD trails – you are sure to have an unforgettable experience here. You can catch a glimpse of the native wildlife on one of the available nature walks. Denham has lots to offer and it’s no surprise this town of 600 people can get over 100,000 visitors during tourist season!
One unforgettable way to experience Western Australia’s beautiful coast is on the back of a camel. No experience is necessary when it comes to these camel rides. A trip like this is surprisingly relaxing and will let you really take in the beauty of your surroundings. All are welcome to take a memorable trip on one of these gentle giants.
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