11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Adelaide
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h
New Delhi

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days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 1st (Sat), meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and then admire the natural beauty at Fitzroy Gardens.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Melbourne road trip tool .

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect Melbourne to be colder, temps between 20°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Adelaide.

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#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide tour planning app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Museums
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

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.
Kids will enjoy Bondi Beach and Chinese Garden of Friendship. There's much more to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, stroll through Clovelly, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks.

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You can fly from Adelaide to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Adelaide in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sydney, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get in on the family fun at Sea World Theme Park and then find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast road trip site .

You can fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.

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#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Infinity Attraction ©
Infinity Attraction

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): let the kids burn off some steam at Muddy's Playground and then get a new perspective on things with Shaolin Junk Cruises. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns road trip site .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Gold Coast in September, with highs in Cairns at 33°C and lows at 22°C. On the 10th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Adventure

Side Trip

Palm Cove Beach
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Shaolin Junk Cruises ©
Shaolin Junk Cruises

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