11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Manila, Luzon
fly:  8​h 30​min
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Canberra
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
Manila, Luzon

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, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip website .

Manila, Philippines to Sydney is an approximately 11-hour combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manila to Sydney. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Manila in November; daily highs in Sydney reach 29°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Canberra.

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

1
day
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, engage your brain at Questacon, and then ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Canberra trip planner .

Drive from Sydney to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sydney in November since evenings lows in Canberra dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Canberra

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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Newstead House and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip itinerary website .

Fly from Canberra to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Canberra in November since evenings lows in Brisbane dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Wildlife
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

4
days
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Gold Coast is known for theme parks, beaches, shopping, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try out the rides at Sea World Theme Park, browse the different shops at Marina Mirage, kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and find something for the whole family at Dreamworld.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast online day trip planner .

Drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach

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