16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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16 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  6 h 45 min
1
Bathurst
— 4 nights
+5
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Foot + Tram + Train:  8 h 15 min
2
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Cape Otway
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Warrnambool
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 15 min
5
Tanunda
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Adelaide
— 3 nights
End: Adelaide

4
nights
Bathurst

Bathurst ©
Bathurst is a regional city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. Venture out of the city with trips to Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves), Leura (Everglades Historic House and Gardens & Leura Cascades) and Katoomba (Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls, & more). Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Bilpin Cider Company, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral Parish of St Michael & St John, make a trip to Gallery Blackheath, and take some stellar pictures from Anvil Rock Lookout.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bathurst journey planner.

Adelaide to Bathurst is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Adelaide in April since evenings lows in Bathurst dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Bathurst

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, Leura, The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Bilpin Cider Company
Highlights from your plan
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

2
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Family-friendly places like Werribee Open Range Zoo and Eastern Beach Reserve will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road, head outdoors with Geelong Adventure Specialists, kick back and relax at Bells Beach, and view the masterpieces at Surfcoastimages Gallery.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Torquay trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Bathurst to Torquay takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. April in Torquay sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Cape Otway.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Geelong, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve

1
night
Cape Otway

Cape Otway ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): make a trip to Great Ocean Road, tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Ocean Walk, and then make a trip to Cape Otway Lightstation.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cape Otway journey planner.

You can drive from Torquay to Cape Otway in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Cape Otway

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Apollo Bay
Highlights from your plan
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Cape Otway Lightstation ©
Cape Otway Lightstation
Great Ocean Road ©
Great Ocean Road

2
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): examine the collection at Allansford Cheese World and Museum, then explore the activities along Bay of Islands, then examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, and finally walk around Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at London Bridge, then look for all kinds of wild species at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Warrnambool attractions tool .

Traveling by car from Cape Otway to Warrnambool takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tanunda.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Allansford Cheese World and Museum, Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, London Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground
Bay of Islands ©
Bay of Islands
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village ©
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village

2
nights
Tanunda

Tanunda ©
One of the cities of the Barossa Valley wine-producing region, Tanunda has an easygoing atmosphere stemming from its close connection with agriculture and viniculture.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Kalleske Wines, then do a tasting at Seppeltsfield, and finally do a tasting at First Drop Wines. Here are some ideas for day two: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, steep yourself in history at Langmeil Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Tscharke's Place.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tanunda trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Warrnambool to Tanunda takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April in Tanunda, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Adelaide.

Things to do in Tanunda

Wineries Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Greenock, Tscharke's Place, Seppeltsfield, First Drop Wines
Highlights from your plan
Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Adelaide is known for parks, shopping, museums, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at Adelaide Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, and get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Adelaide tour planner.

Traveling by car from Tanunda to Adelaide takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo
Wine Tours & Tastings

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