32 days in Australia Itinerary

32 days in Australia Itinerary

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32 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Queenstown
Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Sydney
— Few hours
Train:  2 h
2
Katoomba
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  5 h
3
Canberra
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
4
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Adelaide
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Ferry + Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Kangaroo Island
— 1 day
Taxi + Fly:  2 h 15 min
8
Adelaide
— Few hours
Fly:  5 h
9
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
10
Broome
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
11
Cairns
— 4 nights
+3
Fly + Drive + Ferry + Drive:  8 h 45 min
12
Fraser Island
— 3 nights
+3
Drive + Ferry + Drive + Fly:  7 h
13
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Sydney

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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.
To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Sydney road trip tool .

New Plymouth, New Zealand to Sydney is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Plymouth to Sydney due to the time zone difference. March in Sydney sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 9th (Fri), you're off toKatoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks

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Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Katoomba day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Katoomba when traveling from Sydney in March, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Canberra.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Wentworth Falls
Highlights from your plan
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

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Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Telstra Tower.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Canberra day trip website .

Drive from Katoomba to Canberra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Katoomba in March since evenings lows in Canberra dip to 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Wed) before leaving for Hobart.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Questacon ©
Questacon
Royal Australian Mint ©
Royal Australian Mint

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nights
Hobart

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.
Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hobart trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Canberra to Hobart takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Canberra in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Hobart: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. On the 17th (Sat), you're off toMelbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Richmond Bridge, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

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Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Spend the 19th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and make a trip to Flinders Street Station.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Melbourne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hobart in March, expect nights in Melbourne to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. On the 22nd (Thu), you're off toAdelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
You've now added Food Tours to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Rundle Mall and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide route website .

Getting from Melbourne to Adelaide by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Adelaide are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Rundle Mall
Rundle Mall

1
day
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip planning site .

Getting from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island by combination of flight and taxi takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. On the 24th (Sat), you'll travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

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Adelaide

Adelaide
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You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Adelaide in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. You'll set off for Perth on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Outdoors Parks

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
On the 25th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Kings Park War Memorial, take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, and then steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Elizabeth Quay and then explore the activities along Swan River.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Perth trip planning website .

Getting from Kangaroo Island to Perth by combination of taxi and flight takes about 7 hours. Traveling from Kangaroo Island to Perth, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Perth can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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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.
Willie Creek Pearl Farm has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Short St Gallery, gain a rich perspective with Willie Creek Pearl Farm, and then identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take in the waterfront at Broome Deep Water Wharf & Jetty, and then stroll through Broome Town Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Broome trip maker app .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Broome takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Perth in March, with highs in Broome at 39°C and lows at 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Broome

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Willie Creek Pearl Farm ©
Willie Creek Pearl Farm
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park
SSJG Heritage Centre Broome ©
SSJG Heritage Centre Broome

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Safaris (in Port Douglas). Spend the 30th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk, head outdoors with Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and view the masterpieces at Bones and Jones.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Broome to Cairns in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Broome to Cairns due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Broome in March, things will get little chillier in Cairns: highs are around 36°C and lows about 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Safaris
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, beaches, outdoors, historic sites, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie, admire all the interesting features of Maheno Wreck, delve into the lush surroundings at Central Station Rainforest, and enjoy the sand and surf at Seventy-Five Mile Beach.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Fraser Island trip maker app .

Do a combination of flight, ferry, and car from Cairns to Fraser Island in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Cairns in April since evenings lows in Fraser Island dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Main Beach (Sea World Theme Park & Speed Boats Tours) and Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford). There's much more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, explore the activities along The Brisbane River, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane itinerary planner .

Getting from Fraser Island to Brisbane by combination of car, ferry, and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. In April, daytime highs in Brisbane are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Gold Coast
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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