30 days in Australia Itinerary

30 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  14 h
1
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Katoomba
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
6
Cairns
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
8
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
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 National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, stroll through Uluru Hiking Path, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, expect Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be cooler, temps between 22°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

4
nights
Melbourne

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: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in June, you will find days in Melbourne are a bit cooler (16°C), and nights are about the same (6°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Katoomba.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

4
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Step out of Katoomba with an excursion to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum in Faulconbridge--about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fortress Rock, admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, and take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Katoomba travel planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Katoomba by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect nights in Katoomba to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Leura, Gallery Blackheath, Wentworth Falls, The National Pass, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Everglades Historic House and Gardens ©
Everglades Historic House and Gardens

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sydney online road trip planner.

You can drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Katoomba in June since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

2
nights
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoon Beach, thenkick back and relax at Ned's Beach, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, take in the dramatic natural features at Ball's Pyramid, thenget a new perspective on nature at Lord Howe Island Museum, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt Gower.

For reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lord Howe Island online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Lord Howe Island takes 3.5 hours. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Lord Howe Island due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Palm Cove (Annie's at the Beach, Palm Cove Beach, &more). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, enjoy some diversion at Muddy's Playground, stroll around Anzac Park, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

Plan a trip to Cairns easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Cairns takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Lord Howe Island to Cairns, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Cattana Wetlands
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Cattana Wetlands ©
Cattana Wetlands

3
nights
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 23rd (Tue): stop by With Sugar, look for all kinds of wild species at Opal Reef, and then get interesting insight from Tours. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Port Douglas Court House Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas trip planner.

You can drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

4
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Ubirr, look for all kinds of wild species at Mirray Lookout, explore the striking landscape at Anbangbang Rock Shelter, and explore the striking landscape of Kakadu National park.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Port Douglas to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Port Douglas to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park), you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Nanguluwur Art Site ©
Nanguluwur Art Site
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

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