22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
3
Wollongong
— 1 night
4
Narooma
— 1 night
5
Merimbula
— 1 night
6
Melbourne
— 4 nights
7
Adelaide
— 5 nights

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Explore hidden gems such as Burleigh Heads Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. Captain Cook Memorial and Lighthouse and Watling Fine Art Galleries & Burleigh Framing are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Kirra Beach, get to know the resident critters at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, and stroll through Greenmount Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast trip planner.

London, UK to Gold Coast is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Gold Coast. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from London in April, with highs in Gold Coast at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Rocks and Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk. Sydney Opera House and St. Mary's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Govetts Leap (in Blackheath), Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Blue Mountains National Park (The National Pass & Lincoln's Rock). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Anzac Memorial, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, stroll through Bronte Beach, and visit a coastal fixture at Macquarie Lighthouse.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip website.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Gold Coast in April, you will find days in Sydney are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Govetts Leap, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Bronte Beach
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Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk ©
Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

1
night
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nan Tien Temple, and then visit a coastal fixture at Wollongong Head Lighthouse.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Wollongong trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Sydney to Wollongong in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Wollongong. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Narooma.

Things to do in Wollongong

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Historical Aircraft Restoration Society
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 12:
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Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
Wollongong Head Lighthouse ©
Wollongong Head Lighthouse
Historical Aircraft Restoration Society ©
Historical Aircraft Restoration Society

1
night
Narooma

Narooma is a town in the Australian state of New South Wales on the far south coast. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Blue Pool and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Narooma trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Wollongong to Narooma takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Merimbula.

Things to do in Narooma

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Blue Pool
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Blue Pool ©
Blue Pool

1
night
Merimbula

Merimbula ©
Merimbula Merimbula is a town on the Merimbula Lake, located on the Far South Coast or Sapphire Coast of New South Wales, Australia. On the 14th (Tue), examine the collection at Killer Whale Museum, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then take a leisurely stroll along The Merimbula Boardwalk.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Merimbula sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Narooma to Merimbula in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. April in Merimbula sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Merimbula

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Eden
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Killer Whale Museum ©
Killer Whale Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Merimbula Boardwalk ©
The Merimbula Boardwalk

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St Paul's Cathedral and Cape Schanck Lighthouse. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like ArtVo and Australian Centre for the Moving Image. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Melbourne: Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit (in Ventnor), National Vietnam Veterans Museum (in Newhaven) and William Ricketts Sanctuary (in Mount Dandenong). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, get engrossed in the history at Museo Italiano, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

Plan a Melbourne trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Merimbula to Melbourne by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, William Ricketts Sanctuary, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Cape Schanck Lighthouse
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
National Vietnam Veterans Museum ©
National Vietnam Veterans Museum
William Ricketts Sanctuary ©
William Ricketts Sanctuary
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit ©
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit

5
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Langmeil Winery and Carrick Hill. Let the collections at Art Gallery of South Australia and State Library of South Australia capture your imagination. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock), Rockford Winery (in Tanunda) and St George's Anglican Church (in Gawler). Dedicate the 23rd (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, view the masterpieces at Hans Heysen Art Studio, take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Adelaide, and learn about winemaking at Oliver’s Taranga Vineyards Cellar Door and Winery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide vacation planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. April in Adelaide sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Tours Museums

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Port Adelaide, Tanunda, Cleland Wildlife Park, ISKCON Adelaide
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 23:
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Carrick Hill ©
Carrick Hill
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings

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