60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Berlin
Fly:  23 h 45 min
1
Cairns
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  8 h
3
Coober Pedy
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
5
Robe
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h
6
Werribee
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Cranbourne
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
8
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
9
Albury
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
10
Canberra
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
11
Campbelltown
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
12
Mona Vale
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
13
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
14
Darwin
— 4 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Berlin

5
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.
Relax by the water at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mossman Gorge Centre and Opal Reef. Venture out of the city with trips to Malanda Falls (in Malanda) and Historic Village Herberton (in Herberton). There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, brush up on your military savvy at The Australian Armour & Artillery Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Atherton Tablelands, and take in the dramatic scenery at Josephine Falls.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cairns tour itinerary tool.

Berlin, Germany to Cairns is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Berlin to Cairns. In December in Cairns, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge Centre, Malanda Falls, Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach, Opal Reef
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Historic Village Herberton ©
Historic Village Herberton
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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 Cultural Centre and Wintjiri Arts + Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga and Walpa Gorge. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds, tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, and explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online attractions planner.

Fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. When traveling from Cairns in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 42°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Yulara
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

1
night
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
On the 31st (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Catacomb Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Serbian Orthodox Church, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, see the interesting displays at Old Timers Mine, thenexamine the collection at Faye's Underground Home, and finally see the interesting displays at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Coober Pedy trip builder.

You can drive from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Coober Pedy in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In December, daytime highs in Coober Pedy are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church
Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park ©
Kanku - Breakaways Conservation Park
Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine

5
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Langmeil Winery and Smith Brothers Walking Trail. Take a break from the city and head to Glenelg Beach and Henley Beach. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Gorge Wildlife Park (in Cudlee Creek), National Motor Museum (in Birdwood) and Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock). There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Adelaide holiday builder.

You can fly from Coober Pedy to Adelaide in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Coober Pedy in January: high temperatures in Adelaide hover around 34°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Robe.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Glenelg, National Railway Museum Port Adelaide, Aldinga Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park, Fox Creek Wines
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

3
nights
Robe

Robe ©
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. Visiting Robe Beach and The Granites will get you outdoors. Cape Jaffa Wines and Cape Jaffa Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Kingston SE Beach (in Kingston SE) and Beachport Old Wool and Grain Store Museum (in Beachport). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Beachport Surf Beach, learn about winemaking at Ralph Fowler Wines, look for gifts at Mahalia Coffee, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Robe Town Brewery.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Robe trip builder app.

You can drive from Adelaide to Robe in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Werribee.

Things to do in Robe

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kingston SE, Beachport
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Beachport Surf Beach ©
Beachport Surf Beach
Cape Jaffa Wines ©
Cape Jaffa Wines
Kingston SE Beach ©
Kingston SE Beach

4
nights
Werribee

Werribee ©
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Eastern Beach Reserve and Fairhaven Beach. Get outdoors at Bells Beach and Lorne Beach. Explore Werribee's surroundings by going to National Wool Museum (in Geelong), Split Point Lighthouse (in Aireys Inlet) and Torquay (Spas & The Great Ocean Road).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Werribee trip builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Robe to Werribee. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in January, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cranbourne.

Things to do in Werribee

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Torquay, Geelong, Split Point Lighthouse, Fairhaven Beach, Lorne Beach
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve

4
nights
Cranbourne

Cranbourne ©
Escape the urban bustle at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park and Phillip Island Wildlife Park. You'll get in some beach time at Frankston Beach and Fossil Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Cranbourne: William Ricketts Sanctuary (in Mount Dandenong), Flinders Blowhole (in Flinders) and Point Nepean National Park (in Portsea).

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cranbourne trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Werribee to Cranbourne in 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cranbourne

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

William Ricketts Sanctuary, Frankston Beach, Bruno's Art and Sculpture Garden, Flinders Blowhole, Fossil Beach
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park ©
William Ricketts Sanctuary ©
William Ricketts Sanctuary
Point Nepean National Park ©
Point Nepean National Park

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St Paul's Cathedral and ArtVo. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Patrick's Cathedral and Rosalind Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Hanging Rock Reserve (in Woodend), Bendigo (Bendigo Art Gallery & Golden Dragon Museum) and Ballarat (Ballarat Botanical Gardens, Art Gallery of Ballarat, &more). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at St Kilda Pier, take a stroll through Degraves Street, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, and get curious at Australian Centre for the Moving Image.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne day trip planning app.

You can drive from Cranbourne to Melbourne in an hour. In January in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Albury.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bendigo, Ballarat, St Kilda Pier, Hanging Rock Reserve
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
St Paul's Cathedral ©
St Paul's Cathedral
Bendigo Art Gallery ©
Bendigo Art Gallery
Hanging Rock Reserve ©
Hanging Rock Reserve

4
nights
Albury

Albury ©
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Get some cultural insight at Brown Brothers and Beechworth Historic Courthouse. Visiting Woolshed Waterfalls and Lake Hume will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Albury: Canyon Walk (in Bright), Pfeiffer Wines (in Wahgunyah) and Falls Creek Alpine Resort (in Falls Creek). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Albury Botanic Garden, get engrossed in the history at Yackandandah Museum, pause for some photo ops at Monument Hill, and examine the collection at Bonegilla Migrant Experience.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Albury vacation planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Albury in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in January: highs in Albury hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Albury

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Beechworth, Rich Glen Olive Estate, Brown Brothers, Canyon Walk, Pfeiffer Wines
Find places to stay Jan 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Walk ©
Canyon Walk
Falls Creek Alpine Resort ©
Falls Creek Alpine Resort
Beechworth Historic Courthouse ©
Beechworth Historic Courthouse

5
nights
Canberra

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old Parliament House and National Museum of Australia. You'll explore and learn at Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex and Strathnairn Arts. Step out of Canberra with an excursion to Bungonia National Park in Bungonia--about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape of Australian National Botanic Gardens, hike along ANZAC Parade Walk, identify plant and animal life at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, and contemplate the long history of Ginninderra Village.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Canberra trip planning site.

You can drive from Albury to Canberra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Canberra when traveling from Albury in January, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Campbelltown.

Things to do in Canberra

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Bungonia National Park, Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Old Parliament House ©
Old Parliament House
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery
Australian National Botanic Gardens ©
Australian National Botanic Gardens

4
nights
Campbelltown

Campbelltown ©
Museum-lovers will appreciate Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame and HARS Aviation Museum. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Wollongong Head Lighthouse. Explore Campbelltown's surroundings by going to Wentworth Falls (in Wentworth Falls), Kiama (Kiama Blowhole & Boneyard Beach) and Katoomba (The Three Sisters, The Giant Stairway, &more).

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Campbelltown vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Canberra to Campbelltown takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Canberra in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Campbelltown. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mona Vale.

Things to do in Campbelltown

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Kiama, Wollongong, Wentworth Falls, HARS Aviation Museum
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 4:
Highlights from your plan
The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

4
nights
Mona Vale

Mona Vale ©
Explore hidden gems such as Palm Beach and Caves Beach. Get some cultural insight at Newcastle Museum and Norah Head Lighthouse. Change things up with these side-trips from Mona Vale: Newcastle Memorial Walk (in Newcastle), The Entrance Pelican Feed (in The Entrance) and Terrigal Beach (in Terrigal).

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mona Vale trip maker.

Drive from Campbelltown to Mona Vale in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Campbelltown in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Mona Vale, with lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Mona Vale

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Newcastle, Swansea, Catherine Hill Bay Beach, Redhead Beach, Palm Beach
Find places to stay Feb 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Terrigal Beach ©
Terrigal Beach
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach
Newcastle Museum ©
Newcastle Museum

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sydney Opera House and The Rocks. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Mary's Cathedral and Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, stroll through Manly Scenic Walkway, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Mona Vale to Sydney takes an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk ©
Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Defence of Darwin Experience and RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility. Step out of the city life by going to Litchfield National Park and Nature & Wildlife Tours. When in Darwin, make a side trip to see Territory Wildlife Park in Berry Springs, approximately Berry Springs away. The adventure continues: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, explore the striking landscape at Berry Springs Nature Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lameroo Beach, and get engrossed in the history at Darwin Aviation Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Darwin trip maker app.

You can fly from Sydney to Darwin in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Darwin is minus 0.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in February; daily highs in Darwin reach 37°C and lows reach 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Darwin

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Territory Wildlife Park, Litchfield National Park
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Territory Wildlife Park ©
Territory Wildlife Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Fishing Charters & Tours

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