11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Cairns
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly + train:  5​h 30​min
3
Wollongong
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Lord Howe Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

few
hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cairns trip tool .

New Delhi, India to Cairns is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in October: highs in Cairns hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

#Tours, #Wildlife, #Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): trek along Kuniya Walk, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then get answers to all your questions at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and finally hike along Uluru Hiking Path.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Cairns in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 38°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Wollongong.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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hours
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Historical Aircraft Restoration Society and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach Cove Belmore Basin.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Wollongong trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Wollongong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in October, with highs in Wollongong at 30°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Wollongong

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Historical Aircraft Restoration Society
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:
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Historical Aircraft Restoration Society ©
Beach Cove Belmore Basin ©
Beach Cove Belmore Basin

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Australian National Maritime Museum. Let the collections at Brett Whiteley Studio and Art Gallery of New South Wales capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, stroll through Coogee Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and see a show at Sydney Opera House.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sydney, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Wollongong to Sydney in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Wollongong in October, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 2:
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): kick back and relax at Lagoon Beach and then kick back and relax at Ned's Beach.

For maps and tourist information, read our Lord Howe Island trip planner .

Getting from Sydney to Lord Howe Island by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Moffat Beach and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane trip builder site .

You can fly from Lord Howe Island to Brisbane in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in November, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Beaches

Side Trip

Moffat Beach
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, then brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner .

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, Melbourne is little chillier than Brisbane - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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