29 days in Australia Itinerary

29 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Riyadh
Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
5
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
8
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Riyadh

4
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, about 1h 35 min away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne attractions website.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Melbourne is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Riyadh to Melbourne. When traveling from Riyadh in February, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, wander the streets of The Rocks, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in February since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 11:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

2
nights
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
On the 12th (Wed), kick back and relax at Lagoon Beach, thenlearn more about the world around you at Lord Howe Island Museum, thenkick back and relax at Ned's Beach, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Gower, thenplay a few rounds at Lord Howe Island Golf Club, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lord Howe Island Walking Trails.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lord Howe Island tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Sydney to Lord Howe Island in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Lord Howe Standard Time (LHST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 13:
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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around South Bank Parklands, explore the activities along The Brisbane River, take some stellar pictures from Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Lord Howe Island to Brisbane in 4 hours. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Lord Howe Island to Brisbane due to the time zone difference. February in Brisbane sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Nature
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
Port Douglas

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.
Step out of Port Douglas with an excursion to Alexandra Bay Waterfall in Diwan--about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and stop by With Sugar.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Port Douglas trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Brisbane to Port Douglas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Brisbane in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 28°C in Port Douglas. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Alexandra Bay Waterfall, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Palm Cove (Spas & Palm Cove Beach). The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cairns visit planner.

Drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

3
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, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Uluru, stroll through Kuniya Walk, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park journey maker tool.

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Traveling from Cairns in February, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

2
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 27th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden and then contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River and then contemplate the long history of Fremantle Prison.

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You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Perth in 10 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February, expect Perth to be slightly colder, temps between 38°C and 20°C. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
Find places to stay Feb 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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