11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Amritsar
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Amritsar

2
nights
Melbourne

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, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip website .

Amritsar, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Amritsar to Melbourne. In July, Melbourne is much colder than Amritsar - with highs of 15°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

2
nights
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 26th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and then get outside with Walpa Gorge.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Melbourne in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta

2
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.
On the 28th (Sat), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: choose your vessel at Shaolin Junk Cruises and then experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Cairns sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July, expect nights in Cairns to be warmer, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Shaolin Junk Cruises ©
Shaolin Junk Cruises

3
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.
On the 30th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, then trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, then listen to music at Sydney Opera House, and finally pause for some photo ops at Mrs Macquarie's Chair. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): wander the streets of Darling Harbour, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then take a stroll through The Rocks.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Cairns to Sydney in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Cairns in July, expect Sydney to be a bit cooler, temps between 21°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

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