15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  17​h 15​min
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Vancouver

1
night
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 19th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cairns trip app .

Vancouver, Canada to Cairns is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Cairns is 18 hours. Traveling from Vancouver in February, things will get much warmer in Cairns: highs are around 36°C and lows about 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trip

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

1
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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.
On the 21st (Thu), contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Perth day trip app .

Getting from Cairns to Perth by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Cairns to Perth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairns in February, Perth is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

#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
nights
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, tour the pleasant surroundings at Melbourne Zoo, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Melbourne trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Perth to Melbourne takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Perth to Melbourne. Traveling from Perth in February, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between 32°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Sydney.

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

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Sydney holiday site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in February, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

3
nights
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, kick back and relax at Dicky Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

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Traveling by flight from Sydney to Brisbane takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Brisbane are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Beaches

Side Trip

Dicky Beach
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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

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