21 days in Australia Itinerary

21 days in Australia Itinerary

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21 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  19​h 45​min
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
Ningaloo
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Cairns
— 5 nights
+3
Fly + Drive + ferry + Drive:  9​h
Fraser Island
— 2 nights
+3
Drive + ferry + Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

1
night
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the activities along Swan River and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Perth trip planner .

London, UK to Perth is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Western Standard Time is 8 hours. When traveling from London in December, plan for much hotter days in Perth, with highs around 35°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ningaloo.

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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River

4
nights
Ningaloo

Kids will enjoy Turquoise Bay and Osprey Bay. Change things up with these side-trips from Ningaloo: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Coral Bay) and Exmouth (The Ningaloo Gallery, Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, & more).

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ningaloo trip maker site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Perth to Ningaloo. Traveling from Perth in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Ningaloo: highs are around 43°C and lows about 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Ningaloo

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Side Trips

Exmouth, Cape Range National Park, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Shark Diving
Turquoise Bay ©
Turquoise Bay
Osprey Bay ©
Osprey Bay

2
nights
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 22nd (Sat): appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then head outdoors with Walpa Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Uluru Hiking Path, take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, then explore the striking landscape at Uluru, and finally identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip maker .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ningaloo to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. The time zone difference when traveling from Ningaloo to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is 1 hour. In December in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 42°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
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Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

5
nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Port Douglas (Safaris, Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, & more) and Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove). There's much more to do: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, explore and take pictures at The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in December, expect nights in Cairns to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Mossman Gorge, Cairns Kart Hire Track
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

2
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Kids will enjoy Seventy-Five Mile Beach and Eli Creek.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Fraser Island online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of flight, ferry, and car from Cairns to Fraser Island takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Expect slightly colder evenings in Fraser Island when traveling from Cairns in December, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Fraser Island

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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Wanggoolba Creek ©
Wanggoolba Creek
Lake Allom ©
Lake Allom

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Bondi Beach and Coogee Beach. And it doesn't end there: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach.

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Traveling by combination of car, ferry, and flight from Fraser Island to Sydney takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. In December, daytime highs in Sydney are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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