Monkey Mia means one thing: interacting with dolphins!
Wild dolphins have been swimming up to greet visitors at Monkey Mia for decades, often arriving twice a day to be fed and photographed by the excited crowds. To discover the ins and outs of dolphin behavior, visit the dolphin information center at Monkey Mia.
While you’re in Monkey Mia, take the opportunity to go on a wildlife-spotting cruise to see more dolphins as well as turtles, dugongs, and sharks. Snorkeling and diving are also popular activities, along with camel rides, Aboriginal culture bushwalks, boating, and outback golf.
Monkey Mia is 850 kilometers (527 miles) north of Perth in the World Heritage Shark Bay area. The nearest town is Denham, a 30 minute drive away.
From Perth, you can get here by taking a long drive, catching a quick flight, or taking a coach or tour.
Tours & Tickets
Explore three of Western Australia's renowned northern icons, the magical wild Dolphins of Monkey Mia, gorges of Kalbarri and mystical Pinnacles Desert on ... Read more
Location: Perth, Australia
Duration: 3 days / 2 night