13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary maker

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

13 days in Australia Itinerary

Brussels
Fly:  32​h
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
North Stradbroke Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
Hamilton Island
— 1 night
Travel:  3​h
Whitsunday Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  28​h
Brussels

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: meet the residents at Sea World Theme Park, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, browse the different shops at Marina Mirage, and take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast trip planning tool .

Brussels, Belgium to Gold Coast is an approximately 32-hour flight. Traveling from Brussels to Gold Coast, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in November, expect Gold Coast to be much hotter, temps between 30°C and 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to North Stradbroke Island.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Gold Coast.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach

1
day
North Stradbroke Island

North Stradbroke Island ©
On the 18th (Sun), kick back and relax at Frenchman's Beach, take a leisurely stroll along North Gorge Walk, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Amity Point Beach.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our North Stradbroke Island visit planning tool .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to North Stradbroke Island takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in November, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Hamilton Island.

Things to do in North Stradbroke Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in North Stradbroke Island.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Frenchman's Beach ©
Frenchman's Beach
North Gorge Walk
North Gorge Walk

1
day
Hamilton Island

On the 19th (Mon), go for a stroll along the water at Hamilton Island Marina, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then get outside with Jetryder.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hamilton Island trip planner .

Explore your travel options from North Stradbroke Island to Hamilton Island with the Route module. Traveling from North Stradbroke Island in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in Hamilton Island. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Hamilton Island

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Hamilton Island.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hamilton Island Marina ©
Hamilton Island Marina

1
day
Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Hill Inlet and then kick back and relax at Whitehaven Beach.

To see ratings and other tourist information, use the Whitsunday Island itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Hamilton Island to Whitsunday Island with the Route module. Traveling from Hamilton Island in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Whitsunday Island, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Whitsunday Island.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven Beach

3
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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, admire all the interesting features of Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Brisbane trip planner .

You can fly from Whitsunday Island to Brisbane in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Whitsunday Island in November, you will find days in Brisbane are slightly colder (31°C), and nights are about the same (21°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Wildlife
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Brisbane.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

Similar Plans

15 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Gold Coast, Sydney & Melbourne BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Sydney & Gold Coast BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Gold Coast BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Sydney & Brisbane BY A USER FROM SWEDEN November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM NEW CALEDONIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans