19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 30​min
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h
Cairns
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Adelaide

5
days
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Horseshoe Bay and Blowhole Beach. For shopping fun, head to Adelaide Central Market or Rundle Mall. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach), Hallett Cove Conservation Park (in Hallett Cove) and Morgan Beach (in Cape Jervis). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, and meet the residents at Adelaide Zoo.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip maker app .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Adelaide International Airport. October in Adelaide sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Morgan Beach, Hallett Cove Conservation Park, Cleland Wildlife Park, Horseshoe Bay, Old Gum Tree Reserve
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Blowhole Beach ©
Blowhole Beach

3
days
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Cape Willoughby Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation and Cape Borda Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stokes Beach, learn about winemaking at The Islander Estate Vineyards, and relax in the rural setting at Clifford's Honey Farm.

To find maps and tourist information, refer to the Kangaroo Island trip itinerary maker website .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
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Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

6
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Head to Sydney Fish Market and Queen Victoria Building (QVB)for plenty of shopping. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). Spend the 4th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Rocks, look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, and stop by Haigh's Chocolates Strand Arcade.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sydney road trip site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. October in Sydney sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Pulpit Rock Lookout, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

5
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.
Do your shopping at Coffee Works and Smithfield Shopping Centre. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Four Mile Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove), Historic Village Herberton (in Herberton) and Sunday Market Port Douglas (in Port Douglas). Spend the 8th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's more to do: get into the urban bustle at Tanks Arts Centre and browse the eclectic array of goods at Rusty's Market.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cairns driving holiday planner.

Fly from Sydney to Cairns in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in November, with highs in Cairns at 36°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Tanks Arts Centre, Smithfield Shopping Centre, Historic Village Herberton
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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