Many visitors to Fremantle visit once and never want to leave. It will be easy to see why this is the case, the minute you step off the ship.
A laid back, cosmopolitan feel encompasses this port city and visitors soak this up while leisurely browsing the markets, absorbing the stunning architecture and sampling great local produce at some of the many fantastic restaurants and cafes.
Regarded as the greatest tourist centre in the Perth region, Fremantle offers more attractions than you can poke a stick at.
Established in 1897, the Fremantle Markets have stood the test of time and are an absolute must-do while in this port city. Absorb the local culture, breathe in the aromas of fantastic local produce and browse some of the interesting and unique local handcrafts. Held every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, these markets are not to be missed.
Take a step back in time when you visit the historic Fremantle Prison. As Western Australia's only World Heritage listed building, it truly is a sight to see and a must for culture and history fanatics.
Take a tour and see the tiny cells in which inmates used to pass their time and discover the tunnels that descend 20m into the ground.
Fremantle is bursting with fantastic places to eat, drink and be merry. Little Creatures is Fremantle's favourite brewery and lets visitors sample a wide range of beers and delicious food.
The View Restaurant Fremantle offers premier dining, along with stunning views over the harbour. Enjoy a romantic meal for two as you watch the sun set over the Indian Ocean and appreciate the wonder and beauty of this gorgeous destination.
Wear comfortable clothing and shoes and bring along a hat, sunscreen and bottled water.
Your camera will also be put to good use.
Your cruise ship will dock at the Passenger Terminal in Fremantle, which is a 10 minute drive from the city centre.
Taxis are available pier-side and complimentary shuttle buses are available for transportation into the city centre.
Currency: Australian Dollar (AUD$)
Time Zone: AWST (UTC+8)