14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Port Macquarie
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Foot + Train + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Manly Scenic Walkway. Visiting Bondi Beach and The Gap Park will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through The Rocks, stroll through Manly Beach, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Sydney is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Sydney, you'll lose 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in October: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

2
nights
Port Macquarie

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
On the 25th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Port Macquarie Historic Court House, then enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse, then trek along Coastal walk, and finally make a trip to Breakwall Waking Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Googik heritage Trail, explore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Macquarie online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Sydney to Port Macquarie in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. While traveling from Sydney, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie ©
Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie

4
nights
Gold Coast

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cape Byron Walking Track and Natural Bridge. Escape the urban bustle at Burleigh Heads Beach and Kirra Beach. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Coolangatta Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Greenmount Beach, and browse the different shops at Robina Town Centre.

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Do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Port Macquarie to Gold Coast in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Port Macquarie, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Gold Coast, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cape Byron Walking Track
Highlights from your plan
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

3
nights
Cairns

Cairns ©
A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach, and then take in the exciting artwork at Village Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Trinity Beach and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cairns trip planner.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Cairns in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gold Coast in October: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Trinity Beach
Highlights from your plan
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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