22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia planner

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Fly
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Esperance
— 4 nights
Bus to Station Access Rd Kalgoorlie, Fly to Alice Springs
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Alice Springs
— 5 nights
Drive
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Coober Pedy
— 5 nights
Drive
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Streaky Bay
— 5 nights
Drive
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Esperance
— 1 night
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Esperance

— 4 nights
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Spend the 16th (Mon) exploring nature at Cape Le Grand National Park. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Lucky Bay, contemplate the long history of Esperance Stonehenge, cast your line with Esperance Diving and Fishing, and don't miss a visit to Esperance Whale Tail.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Esperance online travel route planner.

Perth to Esperance is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Perth in August, you will find days in Esperance are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Alice Springs

— 5 nights

The Heart of Central Australia

Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Alice Springs is known for parks, museums, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum, stroll through Alice Springs Reptile Centre, and take an in-depth tour of Women's Museum of Australia & Old Gaol Alice Springs.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alice Springs trip itinerary planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Esperance to Alice Springs in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Esperance to Alice Springs. While traveling from Esperance, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Alice Springs, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Coober Pedy

— 5 nights
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Coober Pedy is known for museums, nature, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating landscape at Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park, go deep underground at Tom's Working Opal Mine, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter & Pauls underground Catholic Church, and stop by Opalios.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Coober Pedy day trip app.

Getting from Alice Springs to Coober Pedy by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Alice Springs, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Coober Pedy, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Streaky Bay.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Streaky Bay

— 5 nights
Streaky Bay is a coastal town on the western side of the Eyre Peninsula, in South Australia just off the Flinders Highway 303 km north west of Port Lincoln and 727 km by road from Adelaide. Venture out of the city with trips to Penong Windmill Museum (in Penong), Ceduna (Head of Bight & Arts Ceduna) and Clifftop Drive Sculpture (in Elliston). There's lots more to do: walk around Islands Caravan Park, examine the collection at Great White Shark Replica, contemplate the waterfront views at Baird Bay, and head outdoors with Murphys Haystacks.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Streaky Bay online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Coober Pedy to Streaky Bay takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Streaky Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Esperance

— 1 night
On the 5th (Sun), look for gifts at Anything & Everything Esperance, stroll around Esperance Foreshore, then see the interesting displays at Esperance Museum, and finally make a trip to Ten Mile Lagoon Wind Farm.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Esperance driving holiday planning site.

You can drive from Streaky Bay to Esperance in 15 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Streaky Bay to Esperance. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Esperance

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Australia travel guide

4.6
Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.