28 days in Australia Itinerary

28 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
2
Cairns
— 4 nights
3
Fraser Island
— 4 nights
4
Katoomba
— 3 nights
5
Sydney
— 5 nights
6
Melbourne
— 4 nights
7
Perth
— 3 nights

3
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Alexandra Bay Waterfall (in Diwan), Jindalba Boardwalk (in Cow Bay) and Thornton Beach (in Thornton Beach). Spend the 3rd (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip website.

Prague, Czech Republic to Port Douglas is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 9 hours. Traveling from Prague in February, things will get warmer in Port Douglas: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Jindalba Boardwalk
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

4
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.
Spend the 6th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 7th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, walk around Anzac Park, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cairns trip app.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

4
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fraser Island Great Walk, head off the coast to Waddy Point, and enjoy the sand and surf at Indian Head.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fraser Island online vacation planner.

Fly from Cairns to Fraser Island in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Cairns in February, Fraser Island is little chillier at night with lows of °C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Katoomba.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Champagne Pools ©
Champagne Pools
Waddy Point ©
Waddy Point

3
nights
Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Step out of Katoomba with an excursion to Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum in Lithgow--about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, get great views at Echo Point Lookout, and trek along The Giant Stairway.

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Fly from Fraser Island to Katoomba in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Traveling from Fraser Island in February, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Katoomba. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Leura, Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum, The National Pass, Gallery Blackheath, Wentworth Falls
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

5
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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sydney holiday app.

Getting from Katoomba to Sydney by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In February, daytime highs in Sydney are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

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.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Outdoors
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

3
nights
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 26th (Fri): steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, thenenjoy some diversion at The Nostalgia Box Museum, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and finally take a memorable tour with Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Swan River and then explore the galleries of Fremantle Prison.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Perth itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Perth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Perth is minus 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in February: high temperatures in Perth hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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