36 days in Australia Itinerary

36 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock New South Wales holiday planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

36 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Sydney
— 22 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Cronulla
— 2 nights
Drive:  15​min
3
Bundeena
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Royal National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Gerringong
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
6
Kiama
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Palm Beach
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  30​h
End: London

22
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Balmoral Beach, Mosman, The Star Sydney, Rushcutters Bay Park, and other attractions you added. Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Step out of Sydney to go to Manly and see Shelly Beach, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, get to know the resident critters at Taronga Zoo, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Sydney road trip website .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Sydney is 10 hours. Traveling from London in December, things will get much hotter in Sydney: highs are around 32°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cronulla.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Sydney Olympic Park, Mosman, Homebush, Shelly Beach, Grand Pacific Drive - Sydney to Wollongong and Beyond
Find places to stay Dec 18 — Jan 9:
Highlights from your plan
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

2
nights
Cronulla

Cronulla ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Randwick as well as Brighton Le Sands Beach. On the 10th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Le Sands Beach, bet on a winner at Royal Randwick, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cronulla Beach Walk, then kick back and relax at Wanda Beach, and finally appreciate the history behind Sir Joseph Banks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Forby Sutherland, then take in nature's colorful creations at E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, and then enjoy the sand and surf at North Cronulla Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cronulla tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Cronulla takes an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Cronulla can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bundeena.

Things to do in Cronulla

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kurnell, Brighton Le Sands Beach, E G Waterhouse National Camellia Gardens, Royal Randwick
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Wanda Beach ©
Wanda Beach
North Cronulla Beach ©
North Cronulla Beach
Cronulla Beach Walk ©
Cronulla Beach Walk

1
night
Bundeena

Bundeena ©
On the 12th (Sun), kick back and relax at Jibbon Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bundeena tour itinerary builder .

You can drive from Cronulla to Bundeena in an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Royal National Park.

Things to do in Bundeena

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Jibbon Beach ©
Jibbon Beach

2
nights
Royal National Park

Royal National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Lawrence Hargrave, take some stellar pictures from Bald Hill Lookout, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Symbio Wildlife Park, then relax in the rural setting at Appleshack at Glenbernie Orchard, and finally make a trip to Sea Cliff Bridge. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Figure 8 Pools and then browse the exhibits of Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Royal National Park journey site .

Royal National Park is just a short distance from Bundeena. January in Royal National Park sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gerringong.

Things to do in Royal National Park

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Appleshack at Glenbernie Orchard, Symbio Wildlife Park, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre, Bald Hill Lookout, Sea Cliff Bridge
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Symbio Wildlife Park ©
Symbio Wildlife Park
Appleshack at Glenbernie Orchard ©
Appleshack at Glenbernie Orchard
Sea Cliff Bridge ©
Sea Cliff Bridge

1
night
Gerringong

Gerringong ©
Gerringong is a town located about ten minutes south of Kiama in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia in the Municipality of Kiama. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): stroll through Seven Mile Beach, then learn about winemaking at Crooked River Winery & Cellar Door, and then kick back and relax at Werri Beach.

To see photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Gerringong tour website .

You can drive from Royal National Park to Gerringong in 1.5 hours. In January in Gerringong, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kiama.

Things to do in Gerringong

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Seven Mile Beach
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Werri Beach ©
Werri Beach
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Crooked River Winery & Cellar Door ©

2
nights
Kiama

Kiama ©
The name Kiama comes from the Aboriginal word Kiaram-a, which allegedly means 'where the sea makes a noise'.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Kiama Blowhole, stop by Starfish Education Centre, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kiama Harbour, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Saddleback Mountain Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to The Big Potato and then get in on the family fun at Jamberoo Action Park.

Plan trip to Kiama with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Kiama is just a stone's throw from Gerringong. In January in Kiama, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Palm Beach.

Things to do in Kiama

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

The Big Potato, Jamberoo Action Park
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Kiama Harbour ©
Kiama Harbour
Jamberoo Action Park ©
Jamberoo Action Park
Kiama Blowhole ©
Kiama Blowhole

2
nights
Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
On the 18th (Sat), stroll through Paradise Beach and then explore the striking landscape of Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Mount Ettalong Lookout, enjoy the sea views from Barrenjoey Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Beach.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Palm Beach day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Kiama to Palm Beach takes 3 hours. Traveling from Kiama in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Palm Beach, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Mount Ettalong Lookout
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach
Barrenjoey Lighthouse ©
Barrenjoey Lighthouse

Similar Plans

60 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM ITALY March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM POLAND November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans