17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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Adelaide
— 1 night
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Wilpena
— 1 night
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Quorn
— Few hours
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Coober Pedy
— 2 nights
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Yulara
— Few hours
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
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Kings Canyon
— 1 night
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Alice Springs
— 1 night
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Darwin
— 2 nights
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 1 night
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Pine Creek
— Few hours
12
Katherine
— 1 night
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Litchfield National Park
— 1 night
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Darwin
— 3 nights

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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.
Discover how to plan a Adelaide trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Melbourne to Adelaide is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide is minus 0.5 hours. In October in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll set off for Wilpena on the 26th (Sat).

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors

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Wilpena

Wilpena ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Wilpena Pound.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Wilpena road trip planner.

You can drive from Adelaide to Wilpena in 5 hours. Traveling from Adelaide in October, you will find days in Wilpena are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Quorn.

Things to do in Wilpena

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Wilpena Pound
Highlights from your plan
Wilpena Pound ©
Wilpena Pound

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Quorn

Quorn
Quorn is a township and railhead in the Flinders Ranges in the north of South Australia, 39 km northeast of Port Augusta. You've now added Warren Gorge to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Warren Gorge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Quorn trip builder site.

You can drive from Wilpena to Quorn in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Wilpena in October, expect nights in Quorn to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Quorn

Nature · Parks

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Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
You've now added Tom's Working Opal Mine to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Tom's Working Opal Mine and then identify plant and animal life at Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Coober Pedy online trip maker.

Getting from Quorn to Coober Pedy by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Quorn in October, expect Coober Pedy to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 18°C. You'll set off for Yulara on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage ©
Tom's Working Opal Mine ©
Tom's Working Opal Mine

few
hours
Yulara

Yulara
Yulara takes its name from the local Aboriginal words for "howling" and "dingoes," which conveys the town's isolated location in the Outback.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Yulara day trip planner.

You can drive from Coober Pedy to Yulara in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In October, daytime highs in Yulara are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 29th (Tue), you'll travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Yulara

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

2
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga as well as Uluru. Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Uluru and then get your bearings at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find out how to plan a trip to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is very close to Yulara. In October, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Kings Canyon.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon ©
Kings Canyon has been added to your itinerary.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Kings Canyon trip builder site.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Kings Canyon by car takes about 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Kings Canyon

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Kings Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Kings Canyon ©
Kings Canyon

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Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Alice Springs holiday builder.

Drive from Kings Canyon to Alice Springs in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 40°C in November, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary

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Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Guluyambi Cultural Cruise has been added to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Crocosaurus Cove and then take a tour by water with Guluyambi Cultural Cruise.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Darwin trip maker tool.

You can fly from Alice Springs to Darwin in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Alice Springs in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Darwin, with lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Darwin

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Guluyambi Cultural Cruise
Highlights from your plan
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove
Guluyambi Cultural Cruise ©
Guluyambi Cultural Cruise

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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Jim Jim Falls, Anbangbang Rock Shelter and Maguk Gorge. On the 4th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Kakadu National park, then admire the sheer force of Jim Jim Falls, and then admire all the interesting features of Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Darwin to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Tue) before leaving for Pine Creek.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Highlights from your plan
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Jim Jim Falls ©
Jim Jim Falls
Anbangbang Rock Shelter ©
Anbangbang Rock Shelter

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Pine Creek

Pine Creek
To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pine Creek trip tool.

You can drive from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Pine Creek in 2.5 hours. November in Pine Creek sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 29°C at night. You'll set off for Katherine on the 5th (Tue).

Things to do in Pine Creek

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

1
night
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Nitmiluk National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Nitmiluk National Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Katherine road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Pine Creek to Katherine takes an hour. November in Katherine sees daily highs of 44°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Litchfield National Park.

Things to do in Katherine

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge ©
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
Nitmiluk National Park ©
Nitmiluk National Park
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls

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Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Wangi Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Florence Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Buley Rockhole.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Litchfield National Park using our trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Katherine to Litchfield National Park takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Katherine in November, you will find days in Litchfield National Park are little chillier (39°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catch the bus to Darwin.

Things to do in Litchfield National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wangi Falls ©
Wangi Falls
Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole
Florence Falls ©
Florence Falls

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Darwin

Darwin ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): kick back and relax at Mindil Beach, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then contemplate the long history of Star Village.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Darwin trip planner.

You can take a bus from Litchfield National Park to Darwin in 3 hours. You will leave for home on the 10th (Sun).

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Speed Boats Tours

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