60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Katoomba
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
7
Fraser Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
8
Cairns
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Cape Tribulation
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
10
Port Douglas
— 6 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
11
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
12
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the activities along Swan River and then steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison. On the next day, stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden and then contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Perth day trip planning app.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Perth is an approximately 10-hour flight. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, with highs in Perth at 23°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Fremantle Prison
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

7
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, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Perth to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 2 hours. When traveling from Perth in June, plan for slightly colder days in Melbourne, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Katoomba.

Things to do in Melbourne

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

6
nights
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 lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, make a trip to Gallery Blackheath, admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Katoomba itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Katoomba takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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 somewhat warmer, around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Leura, Blackheath, Wentworth Falls, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls

7
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: see a show at Sydney Opera House, trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

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Traveling by car from Katoomba to Sydney takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Katoomba in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Sydney. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Museums

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 24th (Wed): kick back and relax at Lagoon Beach, thenstroll through Ned's Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, thenexplore the striking landscape at Ball's Pyramid, thenexamine the collection at Lord Howe Island Museum, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lord Howe Island trip planner.

Fly from Sydney to Lord Howe Island in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Lord Howe Standard Time, which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

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

5
nights
Brisbane

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach) and Mooloolaba (Mooloolaba Beach, SunJet Simulations, &more). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brisbane trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Traveling from Lord Howe Island to Brisbane, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Sea World Theme Park
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 30:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
SunJet Simulations ©
SunJet Simulations

5
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, don't miss a visit to K'gari, enjoy the sand and surf at Indian Head, and stroll through Seventy-Five Mile Beach.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Fraser Island road trip app.

Fly from Brisbane to Fraser Island in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Central Station Rainforest ©
Central Station Rainforest

6
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 Cairns' surroundings by going to Palm Cove (Village Gallery, Spas, &more). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, identify plant and animal life at The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, get interesting insight from Tours, and have some family-friendly fun at Cairns Kart Hire Track.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns trip planner.

You can fly from Fraser Island to Cairns in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Fraser Island in July: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 30°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Cattana Wetlands, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Cairns Kart Hire Track
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 11:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Cattana Wetlands ©
Cattana Wetlands

4
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cow Bay (Walu Wugirriga Lookout & Cow Bay Beach) and Daintree (Photography Tours & Floravilla Ice Cream Factory). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Mount Sorrow Ridge Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach, engage your brain at Daintree Discovery Centre, and hike along Dubuji Boardwalk.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cape Tribulation day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Cape Tribulation takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Cape Tribulation, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Daintree
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Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach
Photography Tours
Walu Wugirriga Lookout ©
Walu Wugirriga Lookout

6
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Daintree (Daintree Tea & Elizas Gallery). There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Wonga Beach, identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, and make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas route planning tool.

Getting from Cape Tribulation to Port Douglas by car takes about 2 hours. In July in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Daintree, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, Wonga Beach, Mossman Gorge Centre, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 21:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

3
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: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, and identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Port Douglas in July, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

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

5
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, take in the dramatic natural features at Nanguluwur Art Site, identify plant and animal life at Mirray Lookout, and examine the collection at Warradjan Cultural Centre.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip planner.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) by flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 29:
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Nanguluwur Art Site ©
Nanguluwur Art Site
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

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