50 days in Australia Itinerary

50 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Blue Mountains National Park
— 4 nights
3
Glenworth Valley
— 1 night
4
Sydney
— 1 night
5
Port Douglas
— 6 nights
6
Cape Tribulation
— 3 nights
7
Darwin
— 2 nights
8
Litchfield National Park
— 2 nights
9
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
10
Darwin
— 1 night
11
Perth
— 2 nights
12
Kalbarri
— 2 nights
13
Ningaloo
— 4 nights
14
Exmouth
— 1 night
15
Geraldton
— 2 nights

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, stop by The Rocks, and stroll through Bondi Beach.

For where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Sydney vacation planning website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Sydney. Traveling from Amsterdam in April, expect Sydney to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

4
nights
Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Blue Mountains National Park: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Blackheath (Govetts Leap, Evans Lookout, &more) and Leura (Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Sublime Point Lookout, &more).

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Blue Mountains National Park itinerary builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Sydney in May since evenings lows in Blue Mountains National Park dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Glenworth Valley.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Wentworth Falls Lake, Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Blue Mountains Botanic Garden ©
Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath

1
night
Glenworth Valley

Glenworth Valley ©
Glenworth Valley is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia 65km north of Sydney. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): ride a horse along Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures and then get to know the resident critters at Australian Reptile Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Terrigal Beach, thenhead outdoors with The Entrance Pelican Feed, thenenjoy the sea views from Norah Head Lighthouse, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Beach.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Glenworth Valley holiday maker app.

Explore your travel options from Blue Mountains National Park to Glenworth Valley with the Route module. In May in Glenworth Valley, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Glenworth Valley

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Norah Head Lighthouse, Palm Beach, Australian Reptile Park, Terrigal Beach, The Entrance Pelican Feed
Highlights from your plan
Australian Reptile Park ©
Australian Reptile Park
Norah Head Lighthouse ©
Norah Head Lighthouse
Terrigal Beach ©
Terrigal Beach

1
night
Sydney

Sydney ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): stop by Sydney Fish Market, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, thenadmire all the interesting features of Chinese Garden of Friendship, and finally admire the striking features of Queen Victoria Building. Keep things going the next day: walk around Hyde Park and then get outside with Watsons Bay.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Glenworth Valley to Sydney by car takes about an hour. Traveling from Glenworth Valley in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Sydney

Shopping Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Fish Market ©
Sydney Fish Market
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Australian National Maritime Museum
Chinese Garden of Friendship ©
Chinese Garden of Friendship

6
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove) and Cairns (Scuba & Snorkeling, Esplanade Lagoon Pool, &more). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, look for gifts at With Sugar, and kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas trip planner.

Fly from Sydney to Port Douglas in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect Port Douglas to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cairns, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Palm Cove Beach
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

3
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape Tribulation side-trips: Cow Bay (Daintree Discovery Centre & Walu Wugirriga Lookout) and Daintree (Floravilla Ice Cream Factory & Tranquility Falls). Spend the 17th (Fri) exploring nature at Daintree National Park. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Bay Waterfall, hike along Dubuji Boardwalk, relax in the rural setting at Cape Trib Farm, and stroll through Myall Beach.

To plan Cape Tribulation vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May in Cape Tribulation, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Daintree
Highlights from your plan
Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre
Cape Trib Farm ©
Cape Trib Farm

2
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.
On the 20th (Mon), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Mindil Beach, examine the collection at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Lameroo Beach, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Darwin Wharf Precinct.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Darwin trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Cape Tribulation to Darwin takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Cape Tribulation in May, expect nights in Darwin to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Litchfield National Park.

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

2
nights
Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Litchfield National Park: Adelaide River War Cemetery (in Adelaide River) and Litchfield National Park (in Batchelor).

Planning Litchfield National Park trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Darwin to Litchfield National Park. In May, daytime highs in Litchfield National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Litchfield National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Adelaide River War Cemetery, Litchfield National Park
Highlights from your plan
Florence Falls ©
Florence Falls
Helicopter Tours
Adelaide River War Cemetery ©
Adelaide River War Cemetery

5
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Nanguluwur Art Site, get great views at Mirray Lookout, stroll through Yurmikmik Walks, and admire the sheer force of Twin Falls.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip itinerary builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Litchfield National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Darwin.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Highlights from your plan
Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls
Nanguluwur Art Site ©
Nanguluwur Art Site
Warradjan Cultural Centre ©
Warradjan Cultural Centre

1
night
Darwin

Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens, thensee the interesting displays at Defence of Darwin Experience, thenlook for gifts at Embella Jewellery, and finally get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): see the world from above with a helicopter tour and then cool off at Wave Lagoon.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Darwin trip tool.

Traveling by car from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Darwin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Darwin

Tours Theme Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Wave Lagoon ©
Wave Lagoon
Helicopter Tours

2
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.
Step out of Perth to go to Fremantle and see Fremantle Prison, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cottesloe Beach.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, you can read our Perth online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Darwin to Perth in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 1.5 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Darwin in June: high temperatures in Perth hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Fremantle, Perth Zoo, Cottesloe Beach
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

2
nights
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Red Bluff, thenadd some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then get great views at The Loop and Z Bend Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Kalbarri National Park Coastal Cliffs, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Island Rock & Natural Bridge, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Murchison River, and finally identify plant and animal life at Kalbarri Pelican Feeding.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kalbarri travel route planner.

You can drive from Perth to Kalbarri in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Kalbarri National Park
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Jungle ©
Rainbow Jungle
Murchison River ©
Murchison River
Kalbarri National Park Coastal Cliffs ©
Kalbarri National Park Coastal Cliffs

4
nights
Ningaloo

Change things up with these side-trips from Ningaloo: Coral Bay (Ningaloo Marine Park, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Ningaloo tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Kalbarri to Ningaloo takes 8.5 hours. In June in Ningaloo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Exmouth.

Things to do in Ningaloo

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Coral Bay
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. On the 12th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, visit a coastal fixture at Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, and then take in the exciting artwork at The Ningaloo Gallery.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Exmouth driving holiday site.

You can drive from Ningaloo to Exmouth in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Exmouth can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Geraldton.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Shark Diving
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse
The Ningaloo Gallery ©
The Ningaloo Gallery

2
nights
Geraldton

Geraldton ©
Geraldton is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia, located 424km north of Perth.At June 2015 Geraldton had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): learn about all things military at HMAS Sydney II Memorial, thentake an in-depth tour of Museum of Geraldton, and then kick back and relax at Town Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Leaning Trees, contemplate the long history of Central Greenough, thenbrowse the exhibits of Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St Francis Xavier Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Oakabella Homestead, Tea Rooms and Campground.

Plan my day in Geraldton using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Exmouth to Geraldton takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Exmouth in June: high temperatures in Geraldton hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Geraldton

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Greenough, Oakabella Homestead, Tea Rooms and Campground
Highlights from your plan
Oakabella Homestead, Tea Rooms and Campground ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial ©
HMAS Sydney II Memorial
Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre ©
Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre

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