15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Darwin
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Broome
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
3
Margaret River
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
4
Cairns
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Dhaka City

1
night
Darwin

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
On the 2nd (Sun), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Crocosaurus Cove, examine the collection at Defence of Darwin Experience, and then take a leisurely stroll along Darwin Wharf Precinct.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Darwin trip planner .

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Darwin is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Dhaka City to Darwin. In September in Darwin, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

#Wildlife, #Tours, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 2 — 3:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Defence of Darwin Experience ©
Defence of Darwin Experience
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove

2
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, then don't miss a visit to Gantheaume Point, and then kick back and relax at Cable Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Broome day trip app .

Traveling by flight from Darwin to Broome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Darwin to Broome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Darwin in September, plan for little chillier nights in Broome, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Broome

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point

1
night
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
On the 6th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. On your second day here, explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, then explore the fascinating underground world of Jewel Cave, and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Margaret River visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Broome to Margaret River in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Nature, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trips

Augusta, Mammoth Cave
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Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Wine Tours & Tastings
Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach, and then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Cairns trip maker site .

Getting from Margaret River to Cairns by combination of bus and flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Margaret River to Cairns due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Cairns are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Adventure

Side Trip

Palm Cove Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

2
nights
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge, meet the residents at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Port Douglas itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. September in Port Douglas sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Adventure

Side Trip

Mossman Gorge
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Spas & Wellness

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta, and then get outside with Walpa Gorge.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park planning website .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Port Douglas in September, expect little chillier with lows of 12°C in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Outdoors, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
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Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Helicopter Tours

2
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: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, wander the streets of The Rocks, and admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, plan for little chillier days in Sydney, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 15:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

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