15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— Few hours
Drive:  15​min
2
Bondi
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Norfolk Island
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  6​h 30​min
4
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Hobart
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
6
Albany
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
7
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Ahmedabad

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coogee Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Camp Cove, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Balmoral Beach, Mosman.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sydney trip planner.

Ahmedabad, India to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Sydney. Traveling from Ahmedabad in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Bondi.

Things to do in Sydney

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Balmoral Beach, Mosman
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Coogee Beach ©
Coogee Beach
Camp Cove ©
Camp Cove

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night
Bondi

Bondi ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarama Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bronte Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bondi trip planning app .

Bondi is very close to Sydney. In January in Bondi, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Norfolk Island.

Things to do in Bondi

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Bronte Beach
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Bronte Beach ©
Bronte Beach
Tamarama Beach ©
Tamarama Beach

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nights
Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island ©
Pine trees, rolling green hills, and dramatic cliffs typify Norfolk Island, an Australian offshore territory 1,412 km (877 mi) east of the mainland.
On the 7th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Point Ross, kick back and relax at Emily Bay, and then make a trip to Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Captain Cook's Monument, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Barnabas Chapel, and then identify plant and animal life at Hundred Acres Reserve.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Norfolk Island sightseeing planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bondi to Norfolk Island. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Bondi to Norfolk Island due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bondi in January: highs in Norfolk Island hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Norfolk Island

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Emily Bay ©
Emily Bay
Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama ©
Fletcher's Mutiny Cyclorama
St. Barnabas Chapel ©
St. Barnabas Chapel

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Coolangatta Beach and then stroll through Kirra Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach, and then take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Climb.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Gold Coast holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Norfolk Island to Gold Coast takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Norfolk Island to Gold Coast, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Norfolk Island in January, expect nights in Gold Coast to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

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night
Hobart

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, then identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bellerive Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Opossum Bay Beach. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart driving holiday tool .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Hobart in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Gold Coast in January, expect Hobart to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Hobart

#Tours, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Opossum Bay Beach, Bellerive Beach
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Food Tours
Opossum Bay Beach ©
Opossum Bay Beach
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
We've included these beaches for you: Anvil Beach and Greens Pool. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nanarup Beach and Cosy Corner Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Denmark (Shelley Beach & Singlefile Wines). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Eyre Park, see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, and take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

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

You can fly from Hobart to Albany in 11 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Hobart to Albany. In January, daytime highs in Albany are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Albany

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Nanarup Beach, Cosy Corner Beach
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Anvil Beach ©
Anvil Beach
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Shelley Beach ©
Shelley Beach

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach and then kick back and relax at Point Leo Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): stroll through Eastern Beach Reserve and then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne road trip app .

You can fly from Albany to Melbourne in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Albany to Melbourne is 2 hours. In January, daytime highs in Melbourne are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Eastern Beach Reserve, St. Kilda Beach, Point Leo Beach, Ocean Beach
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Point Leo Beach ©
Point Leo Beach

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