27 days in Australia Itinerary

27 days in Australia Itinerary

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Darwin
— 6 nights
2
Broome
— 9 nights
3
Melbourne
— 9 nights

6
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Darwin Military Museum and Adelaide River Railway Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Adelaide River War Cemetery and Nightcliff Jetty. Get out of town with these interesting Darwin side-trips: Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park (in Douglas-Daly) and Adelaide River Railway Bridg (in Adelaide River). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Chinese Temple and Museum Chung Wah, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Darwin Cenotaph, and identify plant and animal life at Casuarina Coastal Reserve.

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Rome, Italy to Darwin is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Darwin is 8.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Rome in May, with highs in Darwin at 38°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Adelaide River, Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park
Highlights from your plan
Darwin Military Museum ©
Darwin Military Museum
1934 Qantas Hangar ©
1934 Qantas Hangar
Mbantua Fine Art Gallery ©
Mbantua Fine Art Gallery

9
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Let the collections at SSJG Heritage Centre Broome and The Courthouse Collection capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Catholic Diocese of Broome and Japanese Cemetery. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Reddell Beach, stroll through Roebuck Bay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral, and see Off-Road Tours.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Broome road trip site.

Fly from Darwin to Broome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Darwin to Broome. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Darwin in May since evenings lows in Broome dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Broome

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
SSJG Heritage Centre Broome ©
SSJG Heritage Centre Broome
Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach
Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay

9
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like RAAF Museum and Victoria Police Museum. You'll explore and learn at Heide Museum of Modern Art and Fire Services Museum of Victoria. Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park (in Langwarrin), Beleura House & Garden (in Mornington) and Australian National Aviation Museum (in Moorabbin). There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of The Johnston Collection, ponder the world of politics at Melbourne Town Hall, admire the striking features of ANZ Bank Museum, and have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Melbourne day trip tool.

You can fly from Broome to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Broome to Melbourne. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Broome in May, with highs in Melbourne at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park, Beleura House & Garden, Heide Museum of Modern Art, RAAF Museum, Australian National Aviation Museum
Highlights from your plan
RAAF Museum ©
RAAF Museum
Heide Museum of Modern Art ©
Heide Museum of Modern Art
McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park ©
McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park

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