19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
3
Gold Coast
— 6 nights
4
Brisbane
— 5 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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at St Kilda Pier, then browse the different shops at South Melbourne Market, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens. On the 13th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Melbourne Town Hall, wander the streets of Collins St/Swanston St, then buy something for everyone on your list at Royal Arcade, and finally browse the different shops at Emporium Melbourne.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Melbourne planning app.

Wroclaw, Poland to Melbourne is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Wroclaw in February, things will get much warmer in Melbourne: highs are around 32°C and lows about 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

St Kilda Pier
Highlights from your plan
South Melbourne Market ©
South Melbourne Market
St Kilda Pier ©
St Kilda Pier
Collins St/Swanston St ©
Collins St/Swanston St

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palm Beach and DUX Collection Sydney. Step out of the city life by going to Bondi to Coogee Walk and Bondi Beach. Step out of Sydney with an excursion to Shelly Beach in Manly--about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, wander the streets of The Rocks, and stop by Darling Harbour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Sydney online trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in February, expect a bit warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Bondi to Coogee Walk, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Palm Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach

6
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.
Attractions like Kurrawa Beach and Kirra Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Escape the urban bustle at Zipline and Burleigh Head National Park. Explore Gold Coast's surroundings by going to Tamborine Mountain (Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves & Tamborine Mountain Distillery), Cuckoo Clock Nest (in Tamborine) and Byron Bay (Stand-Up Paddleboarding, Belongil Beach, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Greenmount Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tugun Beach, browse the different shops at Robina Town Centre, and view the masterpieces at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Gold Coast vacation planner.

Fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Byron Bay, Tamborine Mountain, Cuckoo Clock Nest, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre
Highlights from your plan
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Greenmount Beach ©
Greenmount Beach

5
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Bulcock Beach and Marcoola Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Buderim Forest Park. Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Dicky Beach (in Caloundra), Kawana Shoppingworld (in Buddina) and Point Cartwright (in Mooloolaba). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, explore the striking landscape at Mount Coolum, cool off at Thrill Hill Waterslide, and grab your bike and head to Kedron Brook Bikeway.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane journey planner.

Drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Mount Coolum, Thrill Hill Waterslide, Marcoola Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bulcock Beach ©
Bulcock Beach
Marcoola Beach ©
Marcoola Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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