19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

4
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, shopping, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stroll through Bondi Beach, take a stroll through The Rocks, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary maker app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Sydney. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 7:
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step out of Melbourne to go to Torquay and see The Great Ocean Road, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Melbourne online trip itinerary maker .

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sydney in December since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 13:
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: The Cedars (in Hahndorf) and Primo Estate (in McLaren Vale). There's lots more to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Cedars, Primo Estate
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

4
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.
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, get outside with Walpa Gorge, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park tour planner.

Fly from Adelaide to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is a bit warmer than Adelaide - with highs of 42°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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