31 days in Los Angeles & Australia Itinerary

31 days in Los Angeles & Australia Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles, United States
— 1 night
2
Sydney, Australia
— 7 nights
3
Cairns, Australia
— 4 nights
4
Brisbane, Australia
— 5 nights
5
Canberra, Australia
— 4 nights
6
Melbourne, Australia
— 6 nights
7
Los Angeles, United States
— 1 night

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night
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Los Angeles visit website.

Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Fort Lauderdale in December; daily highs in Los Angeles reach °F and lows reach °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Tours
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7
nights
Sydney, Australia

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Rocks, Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, St. Mary's Cathedral, and other attractions you added.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney vacation planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Sydney by flight takes about 18 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 18 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect Sydney to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

4
nights
Cairns, Australia

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.
For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns online sightseeing planner.

Fly from Sydney to Cairns in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect Cairns to be a bit warmer, temps between °F and °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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5
nights
Brisbane, Australia

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel), South Bank Parklands, City Hall, and other attractions you added.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Brisbane trip planner.

Fly from Cairns to Brisbane in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Cairns in January: highs in Brisbane hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Canberra.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping
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Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Story Bridge ©
Story Bridge

4
nights
Canberra, Australia

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Gallery of Australia, Telstra Tower, Old Parliament House, and other attractions you added. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Burley Griffin, don't miss a visit to Mount Ainslie Lookout, and ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Canberra trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Canberra takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Brisbane in January, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Canberra. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Nature Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Old Parliament House ©
Old Parliament House

6
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Degraves Street, Flinders Street Station, Hosier Lane, and other attractions. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, get lost in a book at State Library Victoria, pause for some serene contemplation at St Joseph's Church, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Exhibition Building.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Canberra to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in January, you will find days in Melbourne are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). On the 29th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Highlights from your plan
Queen Victoria Market ©
Queen Victoria Market
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

1
night
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles
To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles takes 18 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in January, expect Los Angeles to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. You'll set off for home on the 30th (Thu).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Tours
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