38 days in Australia, Bali & Italy Itinerary

38 days in Australia, Bali & Italy Itinerary

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1
Port Douglas, Australia
— 3 nights
2
Cairns, Australia
— 3 nights
3
Sydney, Australia
— 5 nights
4
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 3 nights
5
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
6
Ravello, Italy
— 4 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
8
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
9
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Port Douglas, Australia

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Port Douglas: Cape Tribulation (Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm & Marrdja Botanical Walk) and Daintree Entomological museum (in Diwan). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tee off at Port Douglas Golf Tours, get outside with Eye to Eye Marine Encounters, and take an in-depth tour of Port Douglas Court House Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas online itinerary planner.

North Berwick, UK to Port Douglas is an approximately 30-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from North Berwick to Port Douglas. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from North Berwick in August: high temperatures in Port Douglas hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Cape Tribulation
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm ©
Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm
Marrdja Botanical Walk ©
Marrdja Botanical Walk

3
nights
Cairns, Australia

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Spas in Palm Cove (about 34 minutes away). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, get into the urban bustle at Tanks Arts Centre, let the kids burn off some steam at Goomboora Park Adventure Playground, and take some stellar pictures from Earl Hill.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Cairns day trip planner.

Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. August in Cairns sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Tanks Arts Centre, Earl Hill, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Spas
Highlights from your plan
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas

5
nights
Sydney, Australia

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Sydney takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cairns in August; daily highs in Sydney reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Seminyak.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
ATTY Gallery ©
ATTY Gallery
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

3
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Get out of town with these interesting Seminyak side-trips: Sanur (Pantai Sanur & Ghostbird + Swoon), Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban). Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Waterbom Bali, look for gifts at house of nineth life, browse the exhibits of Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Seminyak online trip planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Seminyak in 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Seminyak is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Seminyak to be much hotter, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Seminyak

Theme Parks Historic Sites Spas

Side Trips

Denpasar, Waterbom Bali, Uluwatu Temple, Tanah Lot Temple
Highlights from your plan
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple
Uluwatu Temple ©
Uluwatu Temple

2
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Threads of Life. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mason Elephant Park, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, and then don't miss a visit to Tegalalang Rice Terrace.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ubud trip planner.

Getting from Seminyak to Ubud by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August in Ubud, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Spas

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple

4
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ravello: Positano (Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, Fornillo, &more) and Parocchia di San Luca Evangelista (in Praiano). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, and enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Atrani.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ravello trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Ubud to Ravello in 23.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone changes from Central Indonesia Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. August in Ravello sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Atrani, Positano, Minori, Amalfi Coast
Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

5
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, make a trip to Roman Forum, wander the streets of Trastevere, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

You can drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Ravello in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence trip maker.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, Florence is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Verona (Museo di Castelvecchio, Arena di Verona, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Venice online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Verona
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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