35 days in Australia Itinerary

35 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Darwin
— 21 nights
2
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
4
West MacDonnell National Park
— 3 nights
5
Alice Springs
— 2 nights
6
Katherine
— 3 nights

21
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Darwin: Batchelor (Litchfield National Park & Batchelor Butterfly Farm and Pet Garden), Territory Wildlife Park (in Berry Springs) and Litchfield National Park (Magnetic Termite Mounds, Wangi Falls, &more). Spend the 27th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 15th (Sun) exploring nature at Mary River National Park. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Mindil Beach, race across the water with a speed boat tour, cool off at Darwin Waterfront, and look for all kinds of wild species at East Point Reserve.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Darwin. August in Darwin sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Batchelor, Territory Wildlife Park, Adelaide River War Cemetery, Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Ubirr and then identify plant and animal life at Maguk Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Anbangbang Billabong.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Darwin to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Anbangbang Billabong ©
Anbangbang Billabong
Ubirr ©
Ubirr

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): hike along Uluru Hiking Path, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Kuniya Walk, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds, thenexplore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and then take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to West MacDonnell National Park.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga

3
nights
West MacDonnell National Park

West MacDonnell National Park ©
Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park, identify plant and animal life at Glen Helen Gorge, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at West MacDonnell National Park. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Ormiston Gorge.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the West MacDonnell National Park online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to West MacDonnell National Park with the Route module. On the 24th (Tue), you'll travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in West MacDonnell National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park
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West MacDonnell National Park ©
West MacDonnell National Park
Glen Helen Gorge ©
Glen Helen Gorge
Ormiston Gorge ©
Ormiston Gorge

2
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Olive Pink Botanic Garden. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, thenidentify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, thentake in the exciting artwork at Talapi, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Alice Springs trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by shuttle from West MacDonnell National Park to Alice Springs takes 6 hours. In September in Alice Springs, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Alice Springs Reptile Centre ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre

3
nights
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. On the 27th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, thentake an in-depth tour of Katherine School of the Air, thentake in the natural beauty of Katherine Hot Springs, and finally wander the wide-open spaces of Katherine Outback Experience. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Cutta Cutta Caves Nature Park, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Low Level Nature Reserve, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Edith Falls.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Katherine online travel route planner.

Fly from Alice Springs to Katherine in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Alice Springs in September; daily highs in Katherine reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Katherine

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge ©
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
Katherine Outback Experience ©
Katherine Outback Experience
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls

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