25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
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Melbourne
— 3 nights
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Sydney
— 3 nights
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Katoomba
— 2 nights
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Nelson Bay
— 1 night
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Brisbane
— 2 nights
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Noosa
— 1 night
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Brisbane
— 1 night
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Whitsunday Island
— 3 nights
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Daintree
— 1 night
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Cairns
— 3 nights

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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.
Voyages Ayers Rock Resort has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuniya Walk, and then gain a rich perspective with Voyages Ayers Rock Resort. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge and then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park tour itinerary tool.

London, UK to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is 9.5 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from London in February: high temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 43°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
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World heritage site
Uluru
4.6
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World heritage site
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
4.7
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Geologic Formation
Walpa Gorge
4.4

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Melbourne

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, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne travel route builder.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 32°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Specialty Museum
Melbourne Museum
4.5
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Zoo
Melbourne Zoo
4.2

3
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Sydney

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: admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, wander the streets of The Rocks, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in February, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods
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Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): stop by OMNIA a little bit of everywhere, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then make a trip to Echo Point Lookout, and finally take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, explore and take pictures at Wentworth Falls Lookout, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Katoomba tour app.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February in Katoomba, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nelson Bay.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 25 — 27:
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1
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Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay
Nelson Bay is a suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Nelson Bay trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Katoomba to Nelson Bay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, daytime highs in Nelson Bay are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. On the 28th (Sun), you'll travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 27 — 28:

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Brisbane

Brisbane ©

Australia's New World City

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.
On the 28th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland and then walk around South Bank Parklands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, and then find something for the whole family at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Brisbane travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Nelson Bay to Brisbane takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Theme Parks
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1
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Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take a stroll through Hastings Street and then explore the striking landscape of Noosa National Park. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Noosa Regional gallery, kick back and relax at Noosa Main Beach, and then stop by Peticular.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Noosa vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Brisbane to Noosa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 3:
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National Park
Noosa National Park
4.8
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Neighborhood
Hastings Street
3.5

1
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Brisbane

Brisbane

Australia's New World City

On the 3rd (Wed), have some family-friendly fun at Zoccer Sports - Bubble Soccer.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Brisbane trip planning app.

Drive from Noosa to Brisbane in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
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Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
On the 5th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Hill Inlet, then kick back and relax at Whitehaven Beach, and then head off the coast to Whitsunday Islands National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Whitsunday Island trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 25°C. You will leave for Daintree on the 7th (Sun).

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 4 — 7:
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Must see
Hill Inlet
5.0

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Daintree

Daintree is a settlement in North Queensland 111km north of Cairns and 56km from Port Douglas, Queensland. On the 7th (Sun), get great views at Walu Wugirriga Lookout, look for all kinds of wild species at Daintree Discovery Centre, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, then admire the sheer force of Tranquility Falls, and finally relax in the rural setting at Daintree Tea. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tee off at Mossman Golf Club, then identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, and then learn about winemaking at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Daintree day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Whitsunday Island to Daintree takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Daintree

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Golf

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 7 — 8:
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Photography Tour
Photography Tours
4.7
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Wildlife Area
Mossman Gorge Centre
4.3

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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.
Cairns is known for wildlife, adventure, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Cairns online day trip planner.

You can drive from Daintree to Cairns in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 8 — 11:
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
4.7
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Hiking Trail
Esplanade Boardwalk
4.7

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