10 days in Australian Alps Itinerary

10 days in Australian Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tokyo
Fly:  15 h
1
Canberra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Perisher Valley
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Bright
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Tokyo

3
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, don't miss a visit to Mount Ainslie Lookout, admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and browse the exhibits of National Museum of Australia.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Canberra trip planner.

Tokyo, Japan to Canberra is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tokyo to Canberra due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tokyo in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Canberra: highs are around 30°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Perisher Valley.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Questacon ©
Questacon
Lake Burley Griffin ©
Lake Burley Griffin

2
nights
Perisher Valley

Perisher Valley ©
Perisher Valley, commonly called Perisher, is a valley formed below Mount Perisher, a mountain that is located in the Snowy Mountains of New South Wales, Australia.Located in the Snowy Monaro Regional Council, the valley is the site of one of four resort bases of the Perisher Ski Resort, which also comprises Guthega, Blue Cow and Smiggin Holes. On the 26th (Thu), take in the waterfront at Snow Gums Boardwalk, trek along Thredbo River Track, thentake in the awesome beauty at Kosciuszko National Park, and finally fly down the slopes at Thredbo Alpine Village. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Wildbrumby Thredbo Valley Distillery, explore the activities along Lake Jindabyne, and then hit the slopes at Perisher Blue Ski Resort.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Perisher Valley tour builder.

Drive from Canberra to Perisher Valley in 3 hours. Traveling from Canberra in March, you will find days in Perisher Valley are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Bright.

Things to do in Perisher Valley

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Thredbo Village, Jindabyne, Snow Gums Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Kosciuszko National Park ©
Kosciuszko National Park
Lake Jindabyne ©
Lake Jindabyne

2
nights
Bright

Bright ©
Bright is a town in northeastern Victoria, Australia, 319 metres above sea level at the southeastern end of the Ovens Valley. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): browse the collection at Bright Library, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Bright Brewery, thentake in breathtaking views at Canyon Walk, and finally make a splash at Bright Splash Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bright road trip website.

Traveling by car from Perisher Valley to Bright takes 5 hours. When traveling from Perisher Valley in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Bright, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Bright

Parks Nature Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Walk ©
Canyon Walk
Bright Splash Park ©
Bright Splash Park
Bright Library ©
Bright Library