7 days in Australia Itinerary

7 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip planner

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Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly
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Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly

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Sydney

— 3 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Speed Boats Tours and Pylon Lookout at Sydney Harbour Bridge. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sydney trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Sydney. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to fly to Hobart.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Beaches

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Hobart

— 3 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hobart Convict Penitentiary and Richmond Bridge. Step out of Hobart with an excursion to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton--about 30 minutes away. On the 13th (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hobart travel tool.

You can fly from Sydney to Hobart in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in January; daily highs in Hobart reach 26°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
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.