15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  14​h
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 15​min
New Delhi

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 10th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cairns online holiday planner .

New Delhi, India to Cairns is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) is 4 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Cairns, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

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

2
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
On the 12th (Mon), stroll through Uluru Hiking Path, then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, and then stroll through Kuniya Walk. On your second day here, get outside with Walpa Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, then view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, and finally take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner .

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Another option is to drive. While traveling from Cairns, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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: experience the emotional art of opera at Sydney Opera House, stroll through Manly Beach, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney online travel planner .

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

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

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, get lost in a book at State Library of Victoria, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
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Melbourne Museum

1
day
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 22nd (Thu): steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth online trip builder .

You can fly from Melbourne to Perth in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in March: high temperatures in Perth hover around 34°C and lows are around 19°C. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Fri).

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Kings Park & Botanic Garden
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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