14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Bus to Vienna, Fly to Perth
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Perth
— 2 nights
Fly
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Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly
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Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly
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Port Douglas
— 1 night
Drive
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Cairns
— 1 night
Fly to Vienna, Bus to Bratislava

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Perth

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Take a break from Perth with a short trip to Fremantle Prison in Fremantle, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: walk around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, take an in-depth tour of The Nostalgia Box Museum, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, and pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Perth trip planner.

Bratislava, Slovakia to Perth is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Bratislava in January, expect Perth to be much hotter, temps between 38°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

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Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

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Traveling by flight from Perth to Melbourne takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Perth to Melbourne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in January, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trip

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Sydney

The Harbour City

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, visit Darling Harbour, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take some stellar pictures from Pylon Lookout at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, then get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Sydney to Port Douglas by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in January: high temperatures in Port Douglas hover around 37°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

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Highlights from your trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.