19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Sydney
— 12 nights
2
Cairns
— 2 nights
3
Port Douglas
— 1 night
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

12
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.
Popular historic sites such as Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk and Nan Tien Temple are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palm Beach and Terrigal Beach. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame (in Bowral), Gardenalia Open Garden (in Robertson) and Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park (in Calga). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Sydney Jewish Museum, see a show at Sydney Opera House, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, and don't miss a visit to Wollongong Head Lighthouse.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sydney route builder site.

Beirut, Lebanon to Sydney is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 8 hours. November in Sydney sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 62°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manly, Wollongong, Palm Beach, Bald Hill Lookout, Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Jewish Museum ©
Sydney Jewish Museum
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

2
nights
Cairns

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.
On the 25th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nudey Beach. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, then examine the collection at Mareeba Heritage Museum and Visitor Information Centre, then learn about all things military at The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yorkeys Knob Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Cairns takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in November, with highs in Cairns at 87°F and lows at 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Yorkeys Knob Beach, Mareeba Heritage Museum and Visitor Information Centre
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Nudey Beach
Nudey Beach
The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum ©
The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum
St Monica's Cathedral ©
St Monica's Cathedral

1
night
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, get outside with Horses in Port, then make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel, then do a tasting at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Ngarru Gallery, then stop by Coffee Works Port Douglas, and then stroll through Four Mile Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Port Douglas route maker site.

You can drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Opal Reef ©
Opal Reef
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach

2
nights
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 29th (Fri): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, contemplate the long history of St. Patrick's Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at St Paul's Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at William Ricketts Sanctuary, then get curious at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and then explore the world behind art at ArtVo.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planner.

Getting from Port Douglas to Melbourne by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Port Douglas in November, expect nights in Melbourne to be colder, around 50°F, while days are slightly colder, around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

William Ricketts Sanctuary
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
ArtVo ©
ArtVo

Similar plans

21 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Australia, New Zealand & Fiji BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 20 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM TAIWAN November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 20 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 21 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Brisbane & Sydney BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, popular sights Preferences: January, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Sydney & Melbourne BY A USER FROM VIETNAM November, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: November, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans