Specialty Shops in Perth, Perth (Self Guided)

This capital of Western Australia bewitches its visitors because of the many shopping areas. Shopaholics call this city shopping heaven. Perth is full of boutiques featuring well-known. We offer you a walking tour through some of the most famous and interesting specialty shops in Perth:
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Specialty Shops in Perth Map

Guide Name: Specialty Shops in Perth
Guide Location: Australia » Perth (See other walking tours in Perth)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.8 km
Author: irenebo
Allgem Jewelers

1) Allgem Jewelers

Allgem Jewelers has been creating unique and amazing jewelery for more than thirty years. It has a great collection of opals, pearls, gold nuggets and rare-colored diamonds. The staff of the store includes qualified gemstone specialists and valuers. Allgem Jewelers is an emeritus member of the Gemological and Jewelers Association of Australia.

Operation hours: Mon-Thu: 09.30am - 04.45pm
Fri: 09.30am - 06.00pm
Sat: 09.30am - 04.30pm
Sun: 12.00pm - 04.30pm.
Trinity Antiques

2) Trinity Antiques

Trinity Antiques is the oldest antique dealer in the city of Perth. The store is known all over the continent and abroad for its quality and experienced staff. Trinity Antiques provides some objects to the National Gallery of Australia for its National Collection.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday 9 am - 4 pm; Saturday 9 am - 2 pm.
Quilpie Opals

3) Quilpie Opals

Quilpie Opals is a family-owned business, which is more than thirty years old. Opal is considered to be the National Gemstone of Australia. Its shape and color depend upon the region of the continent where it was extracted. This store is recognized all over the country for its service and quality of production.

Operation hours: Monday - Saturday 10.30 am - 4 pm.
Boffins Bookshop

4) Boffins Bookshop

Boffins Bookshop offers an outstanding choice of books in categories, such as business, art, humor, history, philosophy and other special interest literature. Boffins first opened its doors in 1989 and, since that time, has been one of the leading bookshops in Western Australia.

Operation hours: Mon - Thu: 9am - 6pm, Fri: 9am - 9pm, Sat: 9am - 5pm, Sun: 11am - 5pm.
78 Records

5) 78 Records

This music store is known all over the city since 1971, for its huge collection of media information, at reasonable prices. It has a very knowledgeable staff who will always help you to find exactly what you need, within their huge collection of different types of music, movies and other CD and DVDs.

Operation hours: Monday - Thursday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm (until 7 pm on Friday), Saturday: 9 am - 5 pm, Sunday 11 am - 5 pm.
Creative Native

6) Creative Native

Creative Native houses a great collection of contemporary Aboriginal art, musical instruments, craft works, paintings, books, clothing and jewelery. Sticking with the main theme of the gallery, it also offers numerous choices in souvenirs and gifts.

Operating hours: Monday – Thursday 9am – 5:30pm, Friday 9am – 7pm, Saturday 9am – 5pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm.

Walking Tours in Perth, Australia

Create Your Own Walk in Perth

Create Your Own Walk in Perth

Creating your own self-guided walk in Perth is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
City Orientation Walk

City Orientation Walk

Perth is the capital of, and the main city in, Western Australia. The best way to get to know it better is by learning more about the city's landmarks, which make it special and distinguish if from other cities. Take this tour to discover the most popular landmarks in Perth:

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.8 km
Perth Cultural Walking Tour

Perth Cultural Walking Tour

Perth is the historic and cultural center of Western Australia, and has plenty of places to showcase it. This tour will lead you through the sites, both ancient and modern, where culture is presented. If you want to see, touch and feel it during a walking tour of Perth - consider the following list of cultural attractions:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.8 km
Museums and Galleries in Perth

Museums and Galleries in Perth

Perth attracts lots of visitors because of its numerous museums and galleries, which showcase all aspects of Perth's present and past. Visiting this city's museums and exhibition areas, will bring you closer to its culture and historic heritage. Some of the most famous museums and galleries of Perth are listed below:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 km
Places of Worship in Perth

Places of Worship in Perth

Perth is an important historic center of Western Australia, and history is often closely associated with religion. That's why the city is full of churches which represent many religions. Don't miss a chance to visit some of the most important places of worship in Perth:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 km
Skyscrapers in Perth Walking Tour

Skyscrapers in Perth Walking Tour

Skyscrapers have always been the calling card of Perth. These huge buildings are an example of modern technology, and they are intertwined with the spirit of the time. Their rooftops are often hidden in the clouds. We offer you a walking tour through the highest and most famous skyscrapers in Perth:

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.1 km
East Perth Walking Tour

East Perth Walking Tour

Perth is the main city of Western Australia and it's one of the top tourist destinations in the country. For its diversity of sights, they say that the city represents Australia in miniature. We offer you a walking tour of the East district of Perth. You'll enjoy visiting the following tourist attractions:

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.8 km

Tips for Exploring City on Foot at Your Own Pace

Whether you are in Perth for a quick stopover or have a few days to see the city in more detail, exploring it on foot, at your own pace, is definitely the way to go. Here are some tips for you to save money, see the best Perth has to offer, take good care of your feet while walking, and keep your mobile device – your ultimate "work horse" on this trip - well fed and safe.

Taking Care of Your Feet

To ensure ultimate satisfaction from a day of walking around the city as big as Perth, it is imperative to take good care of your feet so as to avoid unpleasant things like blisters, cold or overheated soles, itchy, irritated or otherwise damaged (cracked) skin, etc. Luckily, these days there is no shortage of remedies to address (and, ideally, to prevent) these and other potential problems with feet. Among them: Compression Socks, Rechargeable Battery-Powered Thermo Socks for Cold Weather, Foot Repair Cream, Deodorant Powder, Shoes UV Sterilizer, and many more that you may wish to find a place in your travel kit for.

Travel Gadgets for Your Mobile Device

Your mobile phone or tablet will be your work horse on a self-guided walk. They offer tour map, guide you from one attraction to another, and provide informative background for the sights you wish to visit. Therefore it is absolutely essential to plan against unexpected power outages in the wrong place at the wrong time, much as to ensure the safety of your device.

For these and other contingencies, here's the list of useful appliances: Portable Charger/External Battery Pack, Worldwide Travel Charger Adapter, Power Converter for International Travel Adapter, and Mobile Device Leash.