7 days in Australia Itinerary

7 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia visit planner

Make it your trip
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Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cairns
— 1 night
Fly
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly

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Sydney

— 2 nights

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: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, explore and take pictures at Chinese Garden of Friendship, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Sydney road trip app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Sydney. In April, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Side Trip

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Cairns

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Traveling by flight from Sydney to Cairns takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Cairns: highs are around 34°C and lows about 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

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Highlights from your trip

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

— 3 nights
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, trek along Kuniya Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, and take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park attractions planner.

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park when traveling from Cairns in April, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Trails
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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.