60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
Fly + Drive:  21​h 30​min
1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + shuttle:  11​h 45​min
2
Port Douglas
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Cape Tribulation
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Cairns
— 6 nights
+3
Fly + Drive + ferry + Drive:  10​h 15​min
5
Fraser Island
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h 45​min
6
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Sydney
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Katoomba
— 6 nights
train + Fly:  6​h
9
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
10
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
11
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Amritsar

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, wildlife, outdoors, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Ubirr, steep yourself in history at Nourlangie Rock, admire the sheer force of Jim Jim Falls, and examine the collection at Warradjan Cultural Centre.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) day trip tool .

Amritsar, India to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) (ACST), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Highlights from your plan
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Jim Jim Falls ©
Jim Jim Falls

5
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.
Spend the 7th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, head outdoors with The Bump Track, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef.

To see reviews and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas vacation planner.

Getting from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle takes about 12 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

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

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cape Tribulation: Daintree (Photography Tours, Daintree Tea, & more), Bloomfield Waterfall (in Bloomfield) and Cow Bay (Cow Bay Beach, Daintree Discovery Centre, & more). There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Marrdja Botanical Walk, get a new perspective on nature at Daintree Entomological museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Dubuji Boardwalk.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cape Tribulation trip planner .

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Cape Tribulation can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Daintree, Bloomfield Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Marrdja Botanical Walk ©
Marrdja Botanical Walk
Dubuji Boardwalk ©
Dubuji Boardwalk
Photography Tours

6
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.
Step out of Cairns with an excursion to Palm Cove Beach in Palm Cove--about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy some diversion at Muddy's Playground, and hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Cairns day trip site .

Traveling by car from Cape Tribulation to Cairns takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Barron Gorge National Park, Palm Cove Beach, Earl Hill
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, beaches, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, delve into the lush surroundings at Central Station Rainforest, step off the mainland to explore Waddy Point, and hike along Fraser Island Great Walk.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Fraser Island online holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight, ferry, and car from Cairns to Fraser Island in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Cairns in August: high temperatures in Fraser Island hover around 27°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Fraser Island Great Walk ©
Fraser Island Great Walk
Indian Head ©
Indian Head

4
nights
Brisbane

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). There's lots more to do: stroll around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and explore and take pictures at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane day trip app .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Fraser Island to Brisbane in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. August in Brisbane sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Gold Coast
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

7
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, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Sydney Harbour National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

6
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Explore Katoomba's surroundings by going to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Trees Adventure Grose River Park (in Richmond) and Bilpin (Bilpin Cider Company & Pine Crest Orchard). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, get great views at The Three Sisters, take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains, and make a trip to Gallery Blackheath.

Plan my trip to Katoomba with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Sydney in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Katoomba, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Katoomba

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Blackheath, Leura, Bilpin, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon track ©
Grand Canyon track
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

6
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately 1h 35 min away. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning app .

Do a combination of train and flight from Katoomba to Melbourne in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Katoomba, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

4
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, trek along Uluru Hiking Path, head outdoors with Walpa Gorge, and explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole.

To plan Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: high temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 33°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint and then contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, then pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial, and then get engrossed in the history at Fremantle Prison.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Perth trip maker .

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Perth by flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Perth is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, you will find days in Perth are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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