15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14​h 45​min
Perth
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Canberra
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Perth visit site .

Mumbai, India to Perth is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Perth, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mumbai in April, with highs in Perth at 31°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

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#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Cairns takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Cairns is 2 hours. Traveling from Perth in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in Cairns. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Adventure

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Palm Cove
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane visit planning app .

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Cairns in April, expect Brisbane to be slightly colder, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

4
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: admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney tour itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in April, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Canberra.

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia, explore the activities along Lake Burley Griffin, and then get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial.

Plan trip to Canberra with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Canberra when traveling from Sydney in April, with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Lake Burley Griffin ©
Lake Burley Griffin

3
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, browse the collection at State Library of Victoria, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Melbourne attractions planner.

Fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Melbourne when traveling from Canberra in April, with lows around 11°C. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors
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Melbourne Boat Hire ©
Melbourne Boat Hire
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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