18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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18 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Perth
— 3 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
Rottnest Island
— Few hours
ferry:  1​h 30​min
Perth
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
Lancelin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Cervantes
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Kalbarri
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
Denham
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Carnarvon
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Ningaloo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Exmouth
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Karijini National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Port Hedland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Broome
— 2 nights
Fly:  32​h
End: Frankfurt

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Northbridge, Scarborough Beach and Cottesloe Beach. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Kings Park War Memorial.

To find reviews and more tourist information, go to the Perth travel planner .

Frankfurt, Germany to Perth is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 19th (Sat), you'll travel to Rottnest Island.

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Cottesloe Beach, Scarborough Beach
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Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach

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Rottnest Island

Rottnest Island
Rottnest Island is an island off the coast of Western Australia, located 18km west of Fremantle. To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rottnest Island trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by ferry from Perth to Rottnest Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 19th (Sat), you're off toPerth.

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Perth

Perth
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You can ride a ferry from Rottnest Island to Perth in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. On the 19th (Sat), you'll travel to Lancelin.

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days
Lancelin

Lancelin
Lancelin is a small fishing and tourist town 127 km north of Perth, Western Australia. Lancelin Sand Dunes has been added to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Lancelin trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Perth to Lancelin with the Route module. In May, daytime highs in Lancelin are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cervantes.

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#Nightlife
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Cervantes

Cervantes ©
Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. The Pinnacles has been added to your itinerary.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Cervantes journey planning site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lancelin to Cervantes. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kalbarri.

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The Pinnacles Desert ©
The Pinnacles Desert

2
days
Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Loop and Z Bend Gorge as well as Pink Lake. On the 20th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Pink Lake and then get great views at The Loop and Z Bend Gorge.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kalbarri online trip builder .

You can drive from Cervantes to Kalbarri in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Denham.

Things to do in Kalbarri

#Nature, #Parks

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The Loop and Z Bend Gorge
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Pink Lake ©
Pink Lake

2
days
Denham

Denham ©
Denham is the administrative town for the Shire of Shark Bay, Western Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Francois Peron National Park, Monkey Mia and Shark Bay. On the 22nd (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Shark Bay and then identify plant and animal life at Monkey Mia. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Shell Beach and then explore the striking landscape of Francois Peron National Park.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Denham trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Kalbarri to Denham in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle. You'll set off for Carnarvon on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Denham

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Monkey Mia
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Shell Beach ©
Shell Beach

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Carnarvon

Carnarvon
Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Carnarvon online itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Denham to Carnarvon with the Route module. In May, daily temperatures in Carnarvon can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ningaloo.

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2
days
Ningaloo

Ningaloo
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cape Range National Park as well as Ningaloo Reef Dive. On the 25th (Fri), see majestic marine mammals with Ningaloo Reef Dive. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Range National Park.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Ningaloo trip itinerary planner .

Explore your travel options from Carnarvon to Ningaloo with the Route module. In May in Ningaloo, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Ningaloo

#Outdoors, #Adventure, #Tours

Side Trips

Cape Range National Park, Ningaloo Reef Dive
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Exmouth

Exmouth
Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Exmouth trip itinerary maker tool .

Explore your travel options from Ningaloo to Exmouth with the Route module. In May in Exmouth, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. You'll set off for Karijini National Park on the 27th (Sun).

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2
days
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park is a national park centred in the Hamersley Ranges of the Pilbara region in the northwestern section of the Australian state of Western Australia. Weano Gorge has been added to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Weano Gorge.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Karijini National Park day trip planning site .

Explore your travel options from Exmouth to Karijini National Park with the Route module. In May in Karijini National Park, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Hedland.

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Weano Gorge ©
Weano Gorge

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Port Hedland

Port Hedland
Port Hedland is the second largest town in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with an estimated urban population of 15,191, including the satellite town of South Hedland, 18 km away. To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Port Hedland trip itinerary planning app .

Explore your travel options from Karijini National Park to Port Hedland with the Route module. When traveling from Karijini National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Port Hedland: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 20°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), you're off toBroome.

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2
days
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.
Narlijia Cultural Tours has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): gain a rich perspective with Narlijia Cultural Tours. On the next day, kick back and relax at Reddell Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Broome trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Port Hedland to Broome. May in Broome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 1st (Fri).

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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach

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