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.
Step out of Perth with an excursion to Fremantle Prison in Fremantle--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, take an in-depth tour of The Nostalgia Box Museum, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and appreciate the history behind State War Memorial.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth travel route planner.

Bratislava, Slovakia to Perth is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Bratislava to Perth due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Bratislava in January; daily highs in Perth reach 38°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

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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, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Perth to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Perth to Melbourne. In January, Melbourne is slightly colder than Perth - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Historic Sites

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: see a show at Sydney Opera House, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and get great views at Pylon Lookout at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sydney online day trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in January, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 27 — 31:

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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 1st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Opal Reef, meet the residents at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas journey planning app.

You can fly from Sydney to Port Douglas in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in January, things will get a bit warmer in Port Douglas: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 1:

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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.
On the 2nd (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cairns trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough 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.