11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 1 night
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
3
Cairns
— 1 night
4
Sydney
— 2 nights

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night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and then get engrossed in the history at Museo Italiano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, then take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum, then appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and finally get your game on at Zero Latency.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne road trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Melbourne is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 13 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in July: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): hike along Kuniya Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, then explore the striking landscape at Uluru, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and then take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park attractions website.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is minus 0.5 hours. While traveling from Melbourne, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 12:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then stroll through Palm Cove Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Cairns road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July: highs in Cairns hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Palm Cove Beach
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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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.
On the 15th (Mon), kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then go for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Sydney Harbour National Park.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Sydney journey builder app.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Sydney takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cairns in July: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sydney Harbour National Park
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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