18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 6 nights
2
Port Campbell
— 1 night
3
Melbourne
— 5 nights
4
Halls Gap
— 3 nights

6
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Photography Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Wentworth Falls (in Wentworth Falls), Govetts Leap (in Blackheath) and Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, wander the streets of The Rocks, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Sydney travel route planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Sydney is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney is 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, with highs in Sydney at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lithgow, Wentworth Falls, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Govetts Leap, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 16th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge and then head outdoors with The Arch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Port Campbell precinct and foreshore, explore and take pictures at Loch Ard Gorge, thenexplore the striking landscape at The Razorback, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Gibsons Steps.

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Traveling by flight from Sydney to Port Campbell takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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London Bridge ©
London Bridge
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Panorama Garden Estate and Eastern Beach Reserve. Venture out of the city with trips to Lake Wendouree (in Ballarat) and Geelong Adventure Specialists (in Geelong). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at ArtVo, visit Degraves Street, and get your game on at Zero Latency.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Melbourne visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Geelong, Panorama Garden Estate, Lake Wendouree
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Geelong Adventure Specialists ©
Geelong Adventure Specialists
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Beer Tastings & Tours

3
nights
Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Burrong Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Fish Falls, thentour the pleasant surroundings at The Pinnacle, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Chatauqua Peak. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Boroka Lookout, trek along Grampians Peaks Trail, and then head outdoors with Venture.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Halls Gap road trip tool.

You can drive from Melbourne to Halls Gap in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Stawell Gift Hall of Fame
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The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Boroka Lookout ©
Boroka Lookout
Fish Falls ©
Fish Falls

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