16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Brisbane
— 2 nights
2
Brisbane
— 2 nights
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
4
Sydney
— 4 nights
5
Melbourne
— 4 nights

2
nights
Brisbane

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 1st (Wed), browse for treasures at Relove Oxley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then get great views at Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around South Bank Parklands and then admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland.

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New Delhi, India to Brisbane is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Brisbane, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout

2
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
On the 3rd (Fri), browse for treasures at Relove Oxley, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane day trip website.

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout
Relove Oxley ©
Relove Oxley

2
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.
Visit Surfers Paradise Beach and Burleigh Heads Beach for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at David Fleay Wildlife Park, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast vacation planning website.

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Gold Coast takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
David Fleay Wildlife Park
David Fleay Wildlife Park
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

4
nights
Sydney

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.
Visit Bondi Beach and Manly Beach for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sydney online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Gold Coast in April, you will find days in Sydney are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Visit St. Kilda Beach and Cape Woolamai Beach for some beach relaxation. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Cowes (Koala Conservation Centre & Phillip Island Wildlife Park), Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve (in Rhyll) and Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, look for all kinds of wild species at Trin Warren Tam-boore, have some family-friendly fun at Viri VR, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Melbourne travel route planner.

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect Melbourne to be a bit cooler, temps between 23°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cowes, Phillip Island, St Kilda, Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve, Panorama Garden Estate
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre

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