15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Perth
— 2 nights
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Adelaide
— 1 day
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Melbourne
— 3 nights
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Canberra
— 1 night
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Vincentia
— 1 night
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Sydney
— 3 nights
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Gold Coast
— 1 night
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Cairns
— 1 night

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Perth

Perth ©

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Fremantle Prison, then get engrossed in the history at The Nostalgia Box Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Perth holiday planner.

London, UK to Perth is an approximately 20-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from London to Perth due to the time zone difference. While traveling from London, expect warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Perth, ranging from highs of 35°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Perth

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
The Nostalgia Box Museum ©
The Nostalgia Box Museum

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, and then admire the natural beauty at The Cedars.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Adelaide online road trip planner.

Getting from Perth to Adelaide by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Adelaide is 1.5 hours. Traveling from Perth in December, expect nights in Adelaide to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

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Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne road trip planning tool.

Fly from Adelaide to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Melbourne. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Canberra

Canberra ©

The Bush Capital

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.
On the 26th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, then have some family-friendly fun at Breakr, then get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, and finally ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Canberra online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Melbourne to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. December in Canberra sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vincentia.

Things to do in Canberra

Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia

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Vincentia

Vincentia ©
Vincentia is a town in New South Wales, Australia in the City of Shoalhaven, on the shores of Jervis Bay. On the 27th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Collingwood Beach, stroll through Blenheim Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Greenfield Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Murrays Beach.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Vincentia trip maker site.

You can drive from Canberra to Vincentia in 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Vincentia can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Vincentia

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Blenheim Beach ©
Blenheim Beach
Greenfield Beach ©
Greenfield Beach
Collingwood Beach ©
Collingwood Beach

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Sydney

Sydney ©

The Harbour City

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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sydney tour itinerary website.

Drive from Vincentia to Sydney in 3 hours. Traveling from Vincentia in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Paradise Beach.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast holiday planner.

Fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

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.
On the 1st (Fri), hike along Esplanade Boardwalk and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Gold Coast in December, with highs in Cairns at 36°C and lows at 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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