17 days in Africa, Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

17 days in Africa, Asia & South Pacific Itinerary

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Start: Newark, United States
Fly + Drive:  18 h 15 min
1
Giza, Egypt
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h
2
Amman, Jordan
— 2 nights
Fly:  23 h
3
Melbourne, Australia
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
5
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Auckland, New Zealand
— 1 night
Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: Newark, United States

1
night
Giza, Egypt

Giza ©
Situated on the Nile riverfront, the city of Giza remains best known for its pyramid complex.
Pyramids of Giza has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Great Sphinx and then contemplate the long history of Pyramids of Giza. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Pyramids of Dahshour and then explore the ancient world of Memphis Historical Site.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Giza driving holiday planning site.

Newark, USA to Giza is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in November, expect Giza to be much hotter, temps between 77°F and 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Amman.

Things to do in Giza

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Memphis Historical Site
Highlights from your plan
Pyramids of Giza ©
Pyramids of Giza
Great Sphinx ©
Great Sphinx
Memphis Historical Site ©
Memphis Historical Site

2
nights
Amman, Jordan

Amman ©
Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
You've now added Dead Sea to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Madaba Mosaic Map and then explore the activities along Dead Sea. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to King Abdullah Mosque, thensteep yourself in history at The Citadel, and then delve into the distant past at Roman Amphitheater.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Amman road trip app.

You can fly from Giza to Amman in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. In November, Amman is little chillier than Giza - with highs of 69°F and lows of 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Amman

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Madaba
Highlights from your plan
Dead Sea ©
Dead Sea
The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater

4
nights
Melbourne, Australia

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, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, walk around Fitzroy Gardens, and get lost in a book at State Library Victoria.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Amman to Melbourne takes 24 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in November, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 62°F in Sydney. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

2
nights
Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take a memorable tour with Tours, thenget the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then don't miss a visit to Fallen Soldiers Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Dark Ride, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Queenstown trip builder tool.

Fly from Sydney to Queenstown in 6 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Sydney to Queenstown. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours Outdoors Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Boat Tours & Water Sports

1
night
Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
On the 23rd (Mon), get impressive views of Mount Eden, thenlearn about all things military at Auckland Museum, thenlook for gifts at Pauanesia, and finally make a trip to SkyTower.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Auckland road trip site.

Getting from Queenstown to Auckland by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. In November, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Auckland

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum
SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Mount Eden ©
Mount Eden

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