15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Seoul
+2
Fly + foot + train:  15​h
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly + train:  14​h
Seoul

2
days
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Sea World Theme Park and then find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

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

Seoul, South Korea to Gold Coast is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Seoul to Gold Coast, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Seoul in December; daily highs in Gold Coast reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach

5
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Old Melbourne Gaol. Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Werribee to see Werribee Open Range Zoo about 42 minutes away. On the 21st (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, enjoy the sand and surf at Sandridge Beach, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Melbourne when traveling from Gold Coast in December, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours

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Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

2
days
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lagoon Beach, then see the interesting displays at Lord Howe Island Museum, and then kick back and relax at Ned's Beach. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower and then trek along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Lord Howe Island trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Lord Howe Island takes 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails
Mt Gower ©
Mt Gower

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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Coogee Beach. There's still lots to do: trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney holiday maker .

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 21°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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