14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Cairns
— 3 nights
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Brisbane
— 2 nights
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
5
Perth
— 1 night

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Wangetti) and Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Safaris). Spend the 3rd (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cairns road trip site.

Manchester, UK to Cairns is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Traveling from Manchester to Cairns, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in April, expect Cairns to be warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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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.
On the 6th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, walk around Roma Street Parkland, and then take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, and then get in on the family fun at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Brisbane takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, Brisbane is a bit cooler than Cairns - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Warner Bros. Movie World
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

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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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, and take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Brisbane in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sydney: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 11th (Sun), get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and then take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, Melbourne is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

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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 12th (Mon): contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, take in the waterfront at Elizabeth Quay, then stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and finally appreciate the history behind State War Memorial.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Perth journey builder website.

You can fly from Melbourne to Perth in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Perth due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in April, with highs in Perth at 31°C and lows at 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint
State War Memorial ©
State War Memorial

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