8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly
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Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly
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Kangaroo Island
— 2 nights
Fly

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Sydney

The Harbour City

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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Bondi to Coogee Walk make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, take some stellar pictures from Pylon Lookout at Sydney Harbour Bridge, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online holiday planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Sydney. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Sydney

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Bondi Beach ©
Beach
Bondi Beach
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Hobart

Tasmania's Capital City

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Kids will enjoy Hobart Convict Penitentiary and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. Step off the beaten path and head to Constitution Dock and Mawson's Hut Replica Museum. When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton, approximately Brighton away. On the 26th (Sat), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. It doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hobart day trip planning site.

You can fly from Sydney to Hobart in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect Hobart to be a bit cooler, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

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Food Tour
Food Tours
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Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
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Kangaroo Island

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 28th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Seal Bay Conservation Park and then see Off-Road Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Flinders Chase National Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kangaroo Island visit app.

You can fly from Hobart to Kangaroo Island in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, train, and taxi. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Hobart to Kangaroo Island due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Off-Road Tours
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