18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
2
Greenvale
— 1 night
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
4
Kings Canyon
— 1 night
5
Coober Pedy
— 1 day
6
Port Augusta
— 1 night
7
Woomera
— 1 night
8
Adelaide
— 3 nights
9
Broken Hill
— 2 nights
10
Mildura
— 2 nights

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
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: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, make a trip to Block Arcade, and walk around Fitzroy Gardens.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip maker tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Melbourne. In April, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Greenvale.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

1
night
Greenvale

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): stroll around Woodlands Historic Park, get interesting insight from Tours, and then take a memorable drive along The Barry Way.

Start your trip to Greenvale by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Melbourne to Greenvale in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Greenvale

Outdoors Wildlife Scenic Drive

Side Trip

The Barry Way
Highlights from your plan
Horseback Riding Tours
Woodlands Historic Park ©
Woodlands Historic Park

3
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Uluru, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and hike along Kuniya Walk.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park day trip app.

Explore your travel options from Greenvale to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Greenvale in April, expect Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Kings Canyon.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

1
night
Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon ©
On the 8th (Mon), make a trip to Kings Creek Station and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kings Canyon trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Kings Canyon in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Kings Canyon

Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kings Creek Station ©
Kings Creek Station
Helicopter Tours

1
day
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): look for gifts at Seven Stones Designer Jewellers, examine the collection at Old Timers Mine, thensee the interesting displays at Faye's Underground Home, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter & Pauls underground Catholic Church, and finally explore the striking landscape at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Coober Pedy road trip website.

Getting from Kings Canyon to Coober Pedy by car takes about 7.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Faye's Underground Home ©
Faye's Underground Home
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Seven Stones Designer Jewellers ©
Seven Stones Designer Jewellers

1
night
Port Augusta

Port Augusta ©
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): let the kids burn off some steam at Port Augusta Train Park, browse the exhibits of Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli, thenadmire the natural beauty at Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden, and finally take some stellar pictures from Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Port Augusta day trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Coober Pedy to Port Augusta. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Woomera.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks Fun & Games Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden ©
Australian Arid Lands Botanic Garden
Port Augusta Cultural Centre - Yarta Purtli ©
Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout ©
Matthew Flinders Red Cliff Lookout

1
night
Woomera

Woomera ©
Woomera, officially Woomera Village, is a town located in the Far North region of South Australia in Australia, approximately north of Adelaide. On the 11th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Woomera Heritage and Visitor Information Centre, thensee the interesting displays at Woomera Museum, thenmake a trip to Woomera Missile Park, and finally explore the activities along Lake Hart.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Woomera road trip site.

You can drive from Port Augusta to Woomera in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Woomera can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Woomera

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Hart ©
Lake Hart
Woomera Museum ©
Woomera Museum

3
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Step out of Adelaide with an excursion to The Cedars in Hahndorf--about 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 12th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum, admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, and don't miss a visit to Southern Flinders Ranges Experience with Lunch.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Adelaide trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Woomera to Adelaide. When traveling from Woomera in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Adelaide: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Broken Hill.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Tours Parks

Side Trip

The Cedars
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

2
nights
Broken Hill

Broken Hill ©
Visit Broken Hill to tour the mines and stay for the authentic feel of an outback settlement.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service, The Bruce Langford Visitors Centre, make a trip to Broken Hill Miner's Memorial, thenadmire the masterpieces at Pro Hart Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Broken Hill Sculptures & Living Desert Sanctuary, and finally enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at School of the Air. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Albert Kersten Mining and Minerals Museum (Geocentre), see the interesting displays at Sulphide Street Railway & Historical Museum, thenexamine the collection at Silverton Gaol Museum, thenexplore the galleries of Howard Steer Art - Flying Doctor Artist, and finally contemplate the long history of Broken Hill Trades Hall.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Broken Hill day trip planner.

Getting from Adelaide to Broken Hill by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Adelaide in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Broken Hill, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mildura.

Things to do in Broken Hill

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Silverton Gaol Museum
Highlights from your plan
Pro Hart Gallery ©
Pro Hart Gallery
Sulphide Street Railway & Historical Museum ©

2
nights
Mildura

Mildura ©
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at RAAF Memorial & Museum, learn about winemaking at Cappa Stone Wines, thensample the fine beverages at Fossey's Ginporium and Whisky Distillery, and finally don't miss a visit to Lock 11. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a splash at Mildura Water Play Park, thenexperience rural life at Orange World, thenget your game on at Inflatable World, and finally learn about winemaking at Oak Valley Estate Winery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mildura road trip website.

Traveling by car from Broken Hill to Mildura takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Broken Hill in April since evenings lows in Mildura dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mildura

Wineries Nightlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Orange World, Cappa Stone Wines
Highlights from your plan
Cappa Stone Wines ©
Cappa Stone Wines
Fossey's Ginporium and Whisky Distillery ©
Fossey's Ginporium and Whisky Distillery
Oak Valley Estate Winery ©
Oak Valley Estate Winery

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