60 days in Asia, New Zealand & Australia Itinerary

60 days in Asia, New Zealand & Australia Itinerary

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Start: Dublin, Ireland
Fly:  11 h
1
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
— 7 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
2
Labuan Bajo, Indonesia
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
3
Auckland, New Zealand
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 7 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
5
Gold Coast, Australia
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Cairns, Australia
— 7 nights
Fly:  13 h
7
Boracay, Philippines
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
8
El Nido, Philippines
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
9
Hualien, Taiwan
— 1 day
Fly:  9 h
10
Seogwipo, South Korea
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Subway + Train:  6 h 15 min
11
Hiroshima, Japan
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  9 h 45 min
12
Hue, Vietnam
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
13
Siem Reap, Cambodia
— 5 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Dublin, Ireland

7
nights
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.
Visit Marina Beach and Kite Beach by Meraas for some beach relaxation. Explore hidden gems such as Fishing Charters & Tours and Emirates Towers. There's still lots to do: stroll around Al Mamzar Beach Park, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the waterfront activity at Dubai Marina Yacht Club, and get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dubai day trip planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Dubai is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Dublin to Dubai due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in April, things will get much warmer in Dubai: highs are around 39°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Labuan Bajo.

Things to do in Dubai

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fishing Charters & Tours
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach

3
nights
Labuan Bajo, Indonesia

A trip to Labuan Bajo, an idyllic fishing village at the northwestern tip of Flores, offers the chance to unwind and experience traditional life without sacrificing comfort.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling.

You can plan Labuan Bajo trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Dubai to Labuan Bajo takes 14.5 hours. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Dubai to Labuan Bajo due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Labuan Bajo

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours

7
nights
Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Take a break from the city and head to Piha Beach and Rangitoto Island. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Kauri Museum and Auckland Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Auckland: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Waiheke Island) and Arataki Visitor Centre (in Piha). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Tiritiri Matangi Visitor Centre, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate the geological forces at Mount Eden, and shop like a local with Devonport.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Auckland road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Labuan Bajo to Auckland takes 16.5 hours. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Labuan Bajo to Auckland due to the time zone difference. April in Auckland sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Piha, The Kauri Museum, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
The Kauri Museum ©
The Kauri Museum
Piha Beach ©
Piha Beach
Wine Tours & Tastings

7
nights
Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Step out of the city life by going to Wanaka and Otago Central Rail Trail. Explore hidden gems such as Arrowtown Village and Fear Factory Queenstown. Explore Queenstown's surroundings by going to Lake Wanaka (in Wanaka) and Te Anau (Milford Sound & Te Anau Glowworm Caves). The adventure continues: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, identify plant and animal life at Kiwi Birdlife Park, and admire the natural beauty at Queenstown Gardens.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Queenstown online vacation planner.

Getting from Auckland to Queenstown by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Queenstown

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Wanaka, Te Anau, Otago Central Rail Trail, Arrowtown Village
Highlights from your plan
Otago Central Rail Trail ©
Otago Central Rail Trail
Wanaka ©
Wanaka
Arrowtown Village ©
Arrowtown Village

7
nights
Gold Coast, Australia

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Get in touch with nature at Coolangatta Beach and Kurrawa Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Natural Bridge and Cape Byron Walking Track. Venture out of the city with trips to Brisbane (The Brisbane River, Gallery of Modern Art, &more), Australia Zoo (in Beerwah) and Byron Bay (Cape Byron Lighthouse & Stand-Up Paddleboarding). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach and tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Paradise Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Queenstown to Gold Coast takes 7 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Queenstown to Gold Coast due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Brisbane, Byron Bay, Australia Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
Kurrawa Beach ©
Kurrawa Beach

7
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Daintree National Park and Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Trinity Beach and Four Mile Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Port Douglas (Safaris, Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, &more), Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Wangetti). There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, and enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairns online holiday planner.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Cairns in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, Cairns is a bit warmer than Gold Coast - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Boracay.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Palm Cove Beach, Daintree National Park
Highlights from your plan
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef

2
nights
Boracay, Philippines

Boracay ©
All of 7 km (4.3 mi) long, the island of Boracay remains an idyllic destination drawing beach-goers from around the world.
Visit Diniwid Beach and Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) for some beach relaxation. Get outdoors at Punta Bunga Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. The adventure continues: stroll through White Beach and make a trip to Ariel's Point.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Boracay holiday planning tool.

You can fly from Cairns to Boracay in 19.5 hours. Traveling from Cairns to Boracay, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cairns in May: high temperatures in Boracay hover around 36°C and lows are around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to El Nido.

Things to do in Boracay

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Punta Bunga Beach
Highlights from your plan
Diniwid Beach ©
Diniwid Beach
Punta Bunga Beach ©
Punta Bunga Beach
White Beach ©
White Beach

4
nights
El Nido, Philippines

El Nido ©
The coastal region of El Nido includes a mainland area of jungle, beaches, and cliffs, as well as 45 limestone islands and islets.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Las Cabanas Beach and Secret Lagoon Beach. Get in touch with nature at Seven Commando Beach and Small Lagoon. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Hidden Beach, stroll through Tapiutan Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Big Lagoon, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the El Nido holiday maker website.

You can fly from Boracay to El Nido in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Hualien.

Things to do in El Nido

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Seven Commando Beach ©
Seven Commando Beach
Las Cabanas Beach ©
Las Cabanas Beach
Secret Lagoon Beach ©
Secret Lagoon Beach

1
day
Hualien, Taiwan

Hualien ©
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, Hualien boasts a number of attractions, both natural and manmade.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take a stroll through Tungmen and then enjoy the sand and surf at Chishingtan Scenic Area.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Hualien road trip site.

Getting from El Nido to Hualien by flight takes about 12 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seogwipo.

Things to do in Hualien

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Chishingtan Scenic Area ©
Chishingtan Scenic Area

1
night
Seogwipo, South Korea

Seogwipo
Jeju Island's second city, Seogwipo acts as a base for explorations of the island's south.
On the 19th (Tue), get outside with Pyoseon Haevichi Beach and then take in the dramatic natural features at Seongsan Ilchulbong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through Halla Mountain.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Seogwipo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Hualien to Seogwipo takes 9.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Taipei Standard Time to Korean Standard Time is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Hiroshima.

Things to do in Seogwipo

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Halla Mountain
Halla Mountain
Pyoseon Haevichi Beach ©
Pyoseon Haevichi Beach
Seongsan Ilchulbong ©
Seongsan Ilchulbong

3
nights
Hiroshima, Japan

Hiroshima ©
Grapple with history and appreciate modernity in Hiroshima, a city known around the world for its tragic past and inspiring rebirth.
Appreciate the collections at Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the Atomic Bomb Victims and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Yamato Museum and Mt. Misen. Venture out of the city with trips to Hatsukaichi (Miyajima & Itsukushima Shrine). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at The Cenotaph, contemplate the long history of Atomic Bomb Dome, take in nature's colorful creations at Shukkei-en Garden, and make a trip to Peace Memorial Park - Hiroshima.

Discover how to plan a Hiroshima trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Seogwipo to Hiroshima in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In May, daily temperatures in Hiroshima can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Hue.

Things to do in Hiroshima

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hatsukaichi, Yamato Museum
Highlights from your plan
Atomic Bomb Dome ©
Atomic Bomb Dome
Yamato Museum ©
Yamato Museum

1
night
Hue, Vietnam

Hue
Nestled on the banks of the Perfume River, the city of Hue remains most famous as the former home of the Nguyen Dynasty, the influence of which remains evident in local palaces, temples, forts, and museums.
On the 24th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Thien Mu Pagoda, thencontemplate the long history of Tomb of Tu Duc, thencontemplate the long history of Tomb of Minh Mang, and finally delve into the distant past at Royal Tombs.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hue online trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Hiroshima to Hue in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Hiroshima to Hue due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hiroshima in May; daily highs in Hue reach 40°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Hue

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Royal Tombs
Royal Tombs
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tomb of Minh Mang ©
Tomb of Minh Mang

5
nights
Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Off-Road Tours will get you outdoors. Cambodia Landmine Museum and Angkor National Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Baphuon Temple, explore the ancient world of Beng Mealea, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pre Rup, and learn about all things military at War Museum Cambodia.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Siem Reap journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Hue to Siem Reap takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In May, daytime highs in Siem Reap are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 31°C. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Beng Mealea
Highlights from your plan
Baphuon Temple ©
Baphuon Temple
Terrace of the Elephants ©
Terrace of the Elephants
Pre Rup ©
Pre Rup

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