22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Margaret River
— 3 nights
2
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
3
Hobart
— 3 nights
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
6
Port Douglas
— 3 nights

3
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake Cave and Meelup Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Hamelin Bay and Yallingup Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Margaret River: Ngilgi Cave (in Yallingup) and Augusta (Jewel Cave & Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse). There's more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports and explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Margaret River route planner.

London, UK to Margaret River is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Margaret River, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yallingup, Augusta, Meelup Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Step out of the city life by going to Flinders Chase National Park and Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Off-Road Tours and Stokes Beach. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain and take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island trip planner.

You can fly from Margaret River to Kangaroo Island in 25 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Margaret River to Kangaroo Island, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

3
nights
Hobart

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Russell Falls. Escape the urban bustle at The Neck and Mount Wellington. When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton, approximately Brighton away. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Battery Point Sculpture Trail and take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hobart travel tool.

Fly from Kangaroo Island to Hobart in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, train, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Russell Falls, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, The Neck
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Neck ©
The Neck
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls

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 Shelly Beach and Mrs Macquarie's Chair. Step out of the city life by going to Bondi to Coogee Walk and Manly Beach. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Clovelly Beach, stop by The Rocks, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, Sydney is a bit warmer than Hobart - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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.
Get in touch with nature at Uluru and Kuniya Walk. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Walpa Gorge and Lungkata Walk. There's much more to do: admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park sightseeing planner.

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time, which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge

3
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Photography Tours. Discover out-of-the-way places like Trinity Beach and Agincourt Reef. Step out of Port Douglas to go to Palm Cove and see Palm Cove Beach, which is approximately 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and do a tasting at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas online visit planner.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Port Douglas when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in April, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, Photography Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef

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