19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 3 nights
2
Brisbane
— 2 nights
3
Cairns
— 3 nights
4
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
6
Melbourne
— 3 nights

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.
On the 2nd (Wed), kick back and relax at Clovelly Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, and finally stop by The Rocks. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, thenbrowse the exhibits of ATTY Gallery, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sydney online journey builder.

New Delhi, India to Sydney is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Sydney. Traveling from New Delhi in October, things will get a bit cooler in Sydney: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then stroll around South Bank Parklands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and then stop by Noosa Chocolate Factory.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Brisbane road trip site.

You can fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Brisbane are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Noosa Chocolate Factory ©
Noosa Chocolate Factory
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

3
nights
Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Do your shopping at Village Gallery and Stockland Cairns Shopping Centre. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, make a trip to Regency Jewellers Pty Ltd, stroll around Anzac Park, and view the masterpieces at Underart Gallery.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Cairns tour itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Brisbane to Cairns by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brisbane in October, expect Cairns to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Smithfield Shopping Centre, Tanks Arts Centre
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

2
nights
Port Douglas

Port Douglas ©
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach, look for gifts at Funstuff by Lynda, and then hunt for treasures at Sunday Market Port Douglas. On your second day here, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Port Douglas trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Safaris
Funstuff by Lynda ©
Funstuff by Lynda

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Red Desert Reptiles, thenadmire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, and then explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): explore the galleries of Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, thenexplore and take pictures at Uluru, thenexplore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Kuniya Walk.

Plan trip to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. While traveling from Port Douglas, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Red Desert Reptiles
Highlights from your plan
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

3
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 17th (Thu): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach. On your second day here, soar above the sights with a balloon tour and then wander the streets of Melbourne Central.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne online holiday planner.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in October, plan for cooler days in Melbourne, with highs around °C, while nights are little chillier with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Balloon Rides

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