32 days in Australia Itinerary

32 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
3
Melbourne
— 5 nights
4
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
5
Sydney
— 4 nights
6
Wentworth Falls
— 2 nights
7
Fraser Island
— 4 nights
8
Cairns
— 2 nights
9
Cape Tribulation
— 2 nights
10
Port Douglas
— 3 nights

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Get in touch with nature at Warradjan Cultural Centre and Motor Car Falls. Get a sense of the local culture at Twin Falls and Bardedjilidji Walk. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Mamukala Wetlands and explore and take pictures at Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

For where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) road trip planning site.

Hyderabad, India to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 108-hour travel. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Highlights from your plan
Motor Car Falls ©
Motor Car Falls
Warradjan Cultural Centre ©
Warradjan Cultural Centre
Mamukala Wetlands ©
Mamukala Wetlands

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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and Walkatjara Art will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Uluru and Kuniya Walk. There's still lots to do: appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds, explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and go for a walk through Field of Light.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Let the collections at Melbourne Museum and National Gallery of Victoria capture your imagination. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Melbourne Central and Federation Square. Change things up with a short trip to Sovereign Hill in Ballarat (about 1h 55 min away). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the landmark architecture of Old Treasury Building, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc..

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Melbourne road trip tool.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in January, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sovereign Hill, St. Kilda Beach
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach

2
nights
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
On the 17th (Fri), kick back and relax at Lagoon Beach, thenexamine the collection at Lord Howe Island Museum, thenstroll through Ned's Beach, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower, hike along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lord Howe Island trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Lord Howe Island in 6 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Lord Howe Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

4
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.
Get outdoors at Bondi to Coogee Walk and Bondi Beach. Visit Manly Beach and Clovelly Beach for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, stop by Sydney Fish Market, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and browse the different shops at Queen Victoria Building.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Lord Howe Island to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Lord Howe Island to Sydney due to the time zone difference. January in Sydney sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Wentworth Falls.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Australian National Maritime Museum
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

2
nights
Wentworth Falls

Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls is a town in the Blue Mountains region of New South Wales, situated approximately west of the Sydney central business district, and about east of Katoomba, Australia on the Great Western Highway, with a Wentworth Falls railway station on the Main Western line. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, thenexplore and take pictures at The National Pass, thenview the masterpieces at Lost Bear Gallery, and finally admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Perry's Lookdown and then explore the galleries of Odd Mountain.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read Wentworth Falls trip planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Wentworth Falls in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Wentworth Falls are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Wentworth Falls

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Perry's Lookdown, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, The National Pass
Highlights from your plan
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

4
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
We've included these beaches for you: Eli Creek and Seventy-Five Mile Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Lake McKenzie and Sandy Cape Lighthouse.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Fraser Island holiday maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Wentworth Falls to Fraser Island. Traveling from Wentworth Falls in January, Fraser Island is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Indian Head ©
Indian Head

2
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Village Gallery and Samurai Gallery Australia. You'll get in some beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Go for a jaunt from Cairns to Palm Cove to see Spas about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the galleries of Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cairns trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Fraser Island to Cairns in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and train; or do a combination of ferry, car, and bus. January in Cairns sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
On the 1st (Sat), browse the exhibits of Daintree Discovery Centre, explore the galleries of Daintree Entomological museum, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Thornton Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Cape Tribulation Beach. Keep things going the next day: hike along Dubuji Boardwalk, enjoy the sand and surf at Cow Bay Beach, and then admire the sheer force of Alexandra Bay Waterfall.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cape Tribulation trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Cairns to Cape Tribulation in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Cape Tribulation can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cow Bay
Highlights from your plan
Daintree Entomological museum ©
Daintree Entomological museum
Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre
Thornton Beach ©
Thornton Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then stop by With Sugar. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, thenidentify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, and then view the masterpieces at Ngarru Gallery.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Cape Tribulation to Port Douglas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll set off for home on the 5th (Wed).

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge Centre
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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