22 days in Australia, Bali & Queenstown Itinerary

22 days in Australia, Bali & Queenstown Itinerary

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22 days in Australia, Bali & Queenstown Itinerary

Start: Mumbai, India
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Pecatu, Indonesia
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Hobart, Australia
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h
5
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Brisbane, Australia
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Cairns, Australia
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  7​h 45​min
8
Ubud, Indonesia
— 3 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Mumbai, India

1
night
Pecatu, Indonesia

Pecatu ©
A major beach resort, Pecatu sits on the southern peninsula of Bali.
On the 8th (Sun), wander the streets of Jimbaran Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Padang Padang Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uluwatu Temple.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pecatu online sightseeing planner .

Mumbai, India to Pecatu is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Mumbai to Pecatu. Traveling from Mumbai in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Pecatu, with lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Pecatu

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Jimbaran Bay
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 8:
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Jimbaran Bay ©
Jimbaran Bay
Uluwatu Temple ©
Uluwatu Temple
Padang Padang Beach ©
Padang Padang Beach

3
nights
Sydney, Australia

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, wander the streets of The Rocks, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip planner.

Fly from Pecatu to Sydney in 6.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Pecatu to Sydney. Traveling from Pecatu in December, expect Sydney to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

3
nights
Melbourne, Australia

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, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, and browse the collection at State Library Victoria.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Melbourne, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Tours
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

1
night
Hobart, Australia

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
On the 16th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Hobart travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Melbourne to Hobart in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Melbourne in December, you will find days in Hobart are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Wildlife Museums
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 16:
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

3
nights
Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Go for a jaunt from Queenstown to Te Anau to see Milford Sound about 1h 50 min away. There's still lots to do: stroll through Hollyford Track, have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Queenstown trip planner .

Getting from Hobart to Queenstown by flight takes about 9 hours. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Hobart to Queenstown due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Queenstown

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Fiordland National Park, Milford Sound
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Hollyford Track ©
Hollyford Track
Milford Sound ©
Milford Sound
Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown

2
nights
Brisbane, Australia

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then walk around South Bank Parklands. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout and then identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

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Getting from Queenstown to Brisbane by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Queenstown to Brisbane is minus 2 hours. December in Brisbane sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
Cairns, Australia

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Safaris (in Port Douglas) and Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Spas). Next up on the itinerary: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the waterfront at The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, pause for some photo ops at Cairns Cenotaph, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns online road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Cairns takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in December, you will find days in Cairns are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Palm Cove, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Safaris
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

3
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): make a splash at Waterbom Bali. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saraswati Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tanah Lot Temple.

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Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Cairns to Ubud takes 8 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cairns to Ubud due to the time zone difference. In December in Ubud, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 29°C at night. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ubud

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Tirta Empul Temple, Tanah Lot Temple, Waterbom Bali
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple

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