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Cape Naturaliste Walking Trails

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Whale watchers dream

At Cape Naturaliste there are several beach tracks. We took the one leading to the whale watching... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Put your walking shoes on

Make sure you plan your trip well and take plenty of water, wear a hat and remember your . The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Cape Naturaliste Road, Cape Naturaliste, Dunsborough, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

At Cape Naturaliste there are several beach tracks. We took the one leading to the whale watching platform (approx. 800 metres from the carpark). When we arrived at the viewing platform we were thrilled to be able to see many many whales including a pod...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make sure you plan your trip well and take plenty of water, wear a hat and remember your . The walk during spring has an abundance of wildflowers, this may slow the walk due to frequent stops for snaps. Any walk at any time will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did the whale track and had a lovely time. Saw a bunch of whales and enjoyed the birds and wildflowers on the way. It's not a difficult walk.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often drive to Sugarloaf rock and venture on the walk trail to the lighthouse yes a good walk. Remember to wear a Hat. Slip slop slap and dont forget your water bottle and a snack along the way plenty of stops to be taken...More

Thank gypsygirl52
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Short drive from our resort, we went there in the evening and were the last there. We opted for guided tour, easier to appreciate the beauty of the place and keeps the young ones involved. So as we headed up the hill to the lighthouse,...More

Thank pnpinsing
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Walk was slightly longer than I expected. Nothing amazing as well. Do it only if you have all the free time and want some exercising

Thank rogerongrf
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Worthwhile stop to this lighthouse and pay to take the tour inside. Our guide was very pleasant and knowledgeable. Great view and you got a sense of the life of a lighthouse keeper and the story of this lighthouse. Interesting to see how it operated...More

Thank Mikedeam
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The area around the lighthouse has many easy walks, all well marked and well made paths. Great views of sunset along way if you time it right. Even a chance to spot a whale, although we were not so fortunate.

Thank travisde
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Well maintained tracks but certain sections can be challenging for older hikers. July is not a gòod month yo hike here, too cloudy and possibility of rain. I will visit again in November,

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

No costs here. Easy access from Lighthouse car park with multiple trails to choose from. My walk from the car park to the Whale Lookout and around the Naturaliste Loop back to the car only took 1hr15min. New signage is coming thanks to the renovations...More

Thank justthebeginning
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Liz S
8 August 2018|
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Response from justthebeginning | Reviewed this property |
Hi Robin Unfortunately all these walk trails exist in the Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park and as such all dogs are forbidden. They disturb the native wildlife simply by leaving their scent, not to mention some areas are... More