11 days in Australia & Chennai Itinerary

11 days in Australia & Chennai Itinerary

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11 days in Australia & Chennai Itinerary

Start: Chennai, India
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Brisbane, Australia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Gold Coast, Australia
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h
5
Chennai, India
— 1 day
End: Chennai, India

1
night
Brisbane, Australia

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
On the 10th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then get your game on at South Bank Parklands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and then enjoy some diversion at Psychic Readings Twin Featherz.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip tool .

Chennai, India to Brisbane is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Chennai to Brisbane due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Chennai in August, with highs in Brisbane at 25°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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night
Gold Coast, Australia

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast trip maker website .

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks Parks
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

3
nights
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gold Coast in August, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

3
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, parks, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, get your game on at Zero Latency, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August, Melbourne is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Chennai, India

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
On the 19th (Mon), look for gifts at Cane and Bamboo, steep yourself in history at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, then admire the natural beauty at The Theosophical Society, and finally get your game on at Kartwheel.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Chennai online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Melbourne to Chennai by flight takes about 16 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to India Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in August, with highs in Chennai at 41°C and lows at 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Fun & Games Parks Shopping
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The Theosophical Society ©
The Theosophical Society
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple

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