31 days in Australia Itinerary

31 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Madrid
Fly:  23 h 45 min
1
Perth
— 4 nights
Drive:  13 h 15 min
2
Exmouth
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Karijini National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Karratha
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h 45 min
5
Broome
— 4 nights
Drive:  8 h 45 min
6
Purnululu National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  7 h 30 min
7
Talbot Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  10 h 30 min
8
Katherine
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
9
Batchelor
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Darwin
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  28 h
End: Madrid

4
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.
Visiting Cottesloe Beach and Scarborough Beach will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Penguin Island (in Rockingham), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah) and Fremantle Prison (in Fremantle). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, kick back and relax at City Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Perth Zoo.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth online trip maker.

Madrid, Spain to Perth is an approximately 25- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Madrid to Perth. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Madrid in September; daily highs in Perth reach 24°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Cottesloe Beach, Caversham Wildlife Park, Perth Zoo, City Beach, Penguin Island
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 29:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park

5
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Diving and Ningaloo Reef. Visit Turquoise Bay and Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area for some beach relaxation. Spend the 3rd (Thu) exploring nature at Mandu Mandu Gorge. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Charles Knife Canyon, explore the activities along Yardie Creek, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Shothole Canyon, and take in the exciting artwork at The Ningaloo Gallery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Exmouth trip builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Perth to Exmouth takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Perth in September: high temperatures in Exmouth hover around 35°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Exmouth

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area

1
night
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Karijini National Park and then take in breathtaking views at Hamersley Gorge. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Hancock Gorge and then trek along Dales Gorge Campground.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Karijini National Park sightseeing site.

Getting from Exmouth to Karijini National Park by car takes about 8 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Karratha.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge
Hancock Gorge ©
Hancock Gorge

1
night
Karratha

Karratha ©
Karratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Yaburara Heritage Trail and then get great views at Staircase To The Moon.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Karratha journey planner.

Getting from Karijini National Park to Karratha by car takes about 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Broome.

Things to do in Karratha

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Yaburara Heritage Trail ©
Yaburara Heritage Trail

4
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Visiting Cable Beach and Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park will get you outdoors. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Broome Town Beach and Roebuck Bay. There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, explore the striking landscape at Gantheaume Point, get interesting insight from Tours, and stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Broome journey site.

Explore your travel options from Karratha to Broome with the Route module. October in Broome sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Purnululu National Park.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
day
Purnululu National Park

Purnululu National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Purnululu National Park Walking Trails and then take in the dramatic natural features at Bungle Bungle Range.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Purnululu National Park road trip website.

You can drive from Broome to Purnululu National Park in 10 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Talbot Bay.

Things to do in Purnululu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Purnululu National Park Walking Trails ©
Purnululu National Park Walking Trails

1
night
Talbot Bay

Talbot Bay ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the sheer force of Horizontal Falls.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Talbot Bay route planner.

Explore your travel options from Purnululu National Park to Talbot Bay with the Route module. You will leave for Katherine on the 14th (Mon).

Things to do in Talbot Bay

Nature Parks
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Horizontal Falls ©
Horizontal Falls

2
nights
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Katherine Hot Springs, then see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and then stroll through Katherine Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Edith Falls, then get a taste of life in the country at Katherine Outback Experience, then identify plant and animal life at Low Level Nature Reserve, and finally get engrossed in the history at Katherine School of the Air.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Katherine route maker app.

Explore your travel options from Talbot Bay to Katherine with the Route module. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Talbot Bay to Katherine due to the time zone difference. In October in Katherine, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Batchelor.

Things to do in Katherine

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Katherine Gorge ©
Katherine Gorge
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls
Katherine Hot Springs ©
Katherine Hot Springs

3
nights
Batchelor

Batchelor ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Litchfield National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Buley Rockhole, then admire the sheer force of Florence Falls, and then make a trip to Magnetic Termite Mounds.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Batchelor online itinerary builder.

Getting from Katherine to Batchelor by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Katherine in October: highs in Batchelor hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Darwin.

Things to do in Batchelor

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Litchfield National Park
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 19:
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Magnetic Termite Mounds ©
Magnetic Termite Mounds
Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole
Florence Falls ©
Florence Falls

3
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Step out of the city life by going to Mindil Beach and Speed Boats Tours. Spend the 20th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Crocosaurus Cove, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, explore the striking landscape at Berry Springs Nature Park, and make a splash at Wave Lagoon.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Darwin trip builder app.

You can drive from Batchelor to Darwin in 1.5 hours. October in Darwin sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove

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