Explore the rich and interesting history and heritage of Perth on foot with the various heritage trails and historical walks around the city.

Pick up informative maps from visitor centres for you to follow on your own or join one of the many free guided walking tours offered by various community groups, local councils and volunteers. These walking heritage trails allow you to learn more about the region from passionate and knowledgeable locals. From discovering the historical significance of some of Perth’s oldest towns to exploring heritage-listed buildings and original architecture, you’ll have no trouble learning something new on one of the many heritage walk trails near Perth.

St Georges Terrace, Perth City

Perth City Heritage Trails

Explore the rich and interesting history and heritage of Perth City on foot. Pick up a map or follow one on the i-City Volunteer Hosts.

Walking Around Fremantle

Fremantle Heritage Trails

Explore Fremantle's fascinating history and heritage. There are a number of self-guided trails to choose from.

Padbury Stores, Guildford, Swan Valley

Swan Valley Heritage Trails

Swan Valley's historical heart, Guildford, boasts pristine examples of European settlement buildings which can be easily explored on foot.

Lighthouse, Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island Heritage Trails

The Rottnest Voluntary Guides offer a fascinating and educational range of free guided walking tours in and around the settlement - a great way to explore the island's rich history and heritage.

Heritage building, Armadale

Perth Hills Heritage Trails

The Perth Hills is home to some of the oldest established towns in WA. You can also get swept up in the romance of yesteryear at one of Perth Hills many heritage attractions.

Old Church, Jarrahdale - image by Bill Kaye

Peel Heritage Trails

The Peel Region is home to some of WA's oldest established towns, offering rich grazing lands, thick forests of Jarrah trees and fascinating history and historic landmarks and buildings.

Art Centre Mural, Rockingham

Coastal Heritage Trails

Travel down Perth's coastline to Rockingham and Mandurah and learn about the history and heritage of the local communities.

Newcastle Gaol Museum, Toodyay

Avon Valley Heritage Trails

As you meander through the rolling green hills and fields of golden canola of the Avon Valley, explore the lovingly restored historic buildings and take a journey back in time.

Perth Walking Trails, Perth Hills

Perth Trails

Explore our stunning scenery, iconic locations, rich heritage, public art and food and wine on a Perth Trail or Self-Drive Itinerary.

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Arts and Cultural Experiences

Rooftop Cinema, Perth City

Outdoor Cinemas

Catch up on the latest movies or an old classic at one of Perth's outdoor cinemas - it's the perfect way to spend a summer evening. 

Yagan Square, Perth

Public Art Trails

Public art is created to enrich visitor understanding of life and history of the city or region they are exploring. 

Bilya Koort Boodja Cultural Centre

Aboriginal Culture and Heritage

Perth has an amazing First Nations history. Be immersed in the world's oldest living culture with an authentic, personal experience or tour.

Plan Your Trip to Perth

Start planning your visit by finding out what to do in Perth during the day and night. See all accommodation, tours, attractions, activities, food and drink and retail in Perth. 

Pool, Crown Towers Perth

Accommodation in Perth

You'll find a diverse range of accommodation to suit all budgets and styles all across Perth from five-star resorts to caravan parks.

Rottnest Express Eco Tour, Rottnest Island

Tours in Perth

Tours around Perth and surrounds take you to some of the most exciting and interesting holiday spots from hot air ballooning in the Avon Valley to cruising the Swan River.

Perth's Outback Splash, Maze

Attractions in Perth

There's plenty of attractions to choose from in Perth and surrounds, with fun-filled activities for all ages.

Public House, Perth City

Food and Drink in Perth

Whether its dining in an elegant restaurant overlooking the river or sampling local wines, Perth boasts an extensive buffet from which to delight your tastebuds.

Aspects of Kings Park, Perth City

Retail in Perth

Perth offers a host of shopping options to choose from - stock up on the latest fashions, buy unique art or head to a local market.

Apollo Motorhome Holidays

Hire in Perth

Looking to explore Perth on your own? There are plenty of hire options available from cars and motorhomes to bikes and kayaks.

Summer in Perth

You don't have to wander far to find a spectacular canvas of urban adventure sitting side by side with nature. Perth's endless summer shines across our city's dazzling beaches, islands and waterways.