38 days in Australia Itinerary

38 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Adelaide
— 7 nights
2
Perth
— 7 nights
3
Darwin
— 7 nights
4
Cairns
— 7 nights
5
Brisbane
— 7 nights

7
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Langmeil Winery and South Australian Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: McLaren Vale (McLaren Vale III Associates, Primo Estate, &more), Torbreck Vintners (in Marananga) and Tanunda (Moorooroo Park Vineyards & Chateau Tanunda). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Waterfall Gully, appreciate the history behind King Edward VII Memorial, look for gifts at Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd, and wander the streets of North Terrace.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Adelaide journey maker.

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9.5 hours traveling from London to Adelaide. In June, Adelaide is slightly colder than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Tanunda, Kalleske Wines, Torbreck Vintners, Lambert Estate Wines
Highlights from your plan
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery

7
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Mary's Cathedral and Scitech. Venture out of the city with trips to Olive Farm Wines (in Millendon), Old Young's (in Henley Brook) and Upper Reach Winery (in Baskerville). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, don't miss a visit to Yagan Square, and go for a walk through Lotterywest Federation Walkway.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Perth online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Perth takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Perth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adelaide in June, expect nights in Perth to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kart World, Olive Farm Wines, Old Young's, Upper Reach Winery
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Olive Farm Wines ©
Olive Farm Wines
Upper Reach Winery ©
Upper Reach Winery

7
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Nightcliff Jetty. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Parliament House, examine the collection at Defence of Darwin Experience, browse the collection at Northern Territory Library, and join the crowd at Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Darwin trip builder.

Getting from Perth to Darwin by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Darwin is 1.5 hours. When traveling from Perth in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Darwin, with highs around °C, while nights are much hotter with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Lameroo Beach ©
Lameroo Beach

7
nights
Cairns

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas and Shark Diving. Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove) and Birdworld Kuranda (in Kuranda). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Atherton Tablelands, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral, and take the plunge with a skydiving experience.

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

You can fly from Darwin to Cairns in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Darwin in June, expect nights in Cairns to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Birdworld Kuranda
Highlights from your plan
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Spas
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

7
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Distillery Tours and Kurrawa Beach. When in Brisbane, make a side trip to see Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast in Surfers Paradise, approximately Surfers Paradise away. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel), take a stroll through West End, pause for some photo ops at Anzac Square & Memorial Galleries, and look and learn at Sir Thomas Brisbane Planetarium.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Brisbane takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Cairns in July, with highs in Brisbane at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gold Coast
Highlights from your plan
Distillery Tours
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kurrawa Beach ©
Kurrawa Beach

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