10 days in Great Barrier Reef, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Sydney Itinerary

10 days in Great Barrier Reef, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Sydney Itinerary

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10 days in Great Barrier Reef, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Sydney Itinerary

Kagoshima
Fly:  21​h
Port Douglas
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Kagoshima

2
days
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Scuba & Snorkeling, Daintree Tours, Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas and then get interesting insight from Daintree Tours.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Port Douglas travel itinerary planner .

Kagoshima, Japan to Port Douglas is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kagoshima to Port Douglas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kagoshima in April; daily highs in Port Douglas reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Daintree Tours

1
day
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.
On the 30th (Mon), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns planning website .

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. April in Cairns sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

#Tours, #Adventure, #Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
On the 1st (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then stroll through Kuniya Walk, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru.

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You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Cairns in May, things will get little chillier in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: highs are around 28°C and lows about 12°C. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails

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Red Desert Reptiles
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Uluru ©
Uluru
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Uluru Hiking Path
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Kuniya Walk

3
days
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, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, don't miss a visit to Mrs Macquarie's Chair, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in May: highs in Sydney hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
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Sydney Harbour Bridge

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