14 days in Canberra & Cairns Itinerary

14 days in Canberra & Cairns Itinerary

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14 days in Canberra & Cairns Itinerary

Start: Paderborn
Fly:  33​h
1
Canberra
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Cairns
— 7 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Paderborn

3
nights
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.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Floriade, make a trip to Mount Ainslie Lookout, and ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Canberra driving holiday site .

Paderborn, Germany to Canberra is an approximately 33-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Paderborn to Canberra is 9 hours. Traveling from Paderborn in November, you will find days in Canberra are warmer (28°C), and nights are a bit warmer (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Canberra

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Mount Ainslie Lookout ©
Mount Ainslie Lookout

7
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Spas & Wellness, & more), Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery (in Mossman) and Port Douglas (Safaris, Four Mile Beach, & more). Spend the 9th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, take a stroll around Tanks Arts Centre, and enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cairns trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Canberra to Cairns in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Canberra in November, expect nights in Cairns to be much warmer, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Port Douglas, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, Trinity Beach, Tanks Arts Centre
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

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