20 jaw-dropping photos confirming why you should visit Perth, Australia

It's no secret that Australia is hands down one of the most gorgeous and exciting places to vacation -- but with so many parts of the country to choose from, how does one decide exactly where to go? Today, we're making it easy for you.

Perth, otherwise known as the capital of Western Australia is famously known for its sandy beaches, riverside parks and stunning city views. On top of that, it's filled with classic ballet, opera houses, theatres and art galleries galore. With so much to offer, there's no question why it's a world famous tourist destination.

But if that's not enough to convince you to vacation in Perth, check out the slideshow up top of jaw-dropping images that will definitely inspire your wanderlust.

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20 jaw-dropping photos confirming why you should visit Perth, Australia

Matilda Bay boathouse in Perth, Australia.

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Beautiful morning view of Perth City, Western Australia.

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City of Perth Western Australia taken from Kings Park at Sunrise.

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Australia, Western Australia, Perth -- relaxing at Kings Park against the ever growing Perth skyline.

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Australia, Western Australia, Perth -- Kings Park, Queen Victoria monument, Fraser Avenue, historic Lemon-scented gum tree lined road.

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

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Perth Central Business District reflections from Mill Point at sunrise.

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Sunset at Cottesloe Beach located in Perth Western Australia.

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Black Swan swimming in the Swan River with Perth skyline at sunset in background.

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View from King's Park overlooking Downtown Perth at sunset.

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Swimmers and sunbathers crowd Cottesloe Beach. 

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City skyline over the Swan River, at sunrise.

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A gorgeous treelined path in Perth.

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Victoria park, Perth, Western Australia.

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Summer crowds at Indiana Teahouse on Cottesloe Beach.

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View of the city skyline from Coode Street Jetty.

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Couple dancing in the park with city in background, Perth, Australia.

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Perth, Western Australia.

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Woman cycling along Cottesloe Beach.

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A few minutes after sunrise in Perth.

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