22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: London

3
nights
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.
Head to Thorn-Clarke Wines and Kies Family Winesfor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: Barossa Valley Cheese Company (in Angaston), Steiny's Traditional Mettwurst (in Tanunda) and Maggie Beer's Farm Shop (in Nuriootpa). There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, look for gifts at McLaren Unvaled, and explore and take pictures at The Cedars.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Adelaide trip itinerary maker tool .

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Adelaide, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in November, expect nights in Adelaide to be a bit warmer, around 15°C, while days are warmer, around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Shopping, #Wineries, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lyndoch, Angaston, Maggie Beer's Farm Shop, The Cedars, McLaren Unvaled
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Thorn-Clarke Wines ©
Thorn-Clarke Wines
The Cedars ©
The Cedars
Maggie Beer's Farm Shop ©
Maggie Beer's Farm Shop

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Shop till you drop at Melbourne Central and Lightning Ridge Opal Mines. Popular historic sites such as Old Melbourne Gaol and Shrine of Remembrance are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, look for gifts at Readings Book Shop, browse the different shops at Bourke Street Mall, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Melbourne travel planner .

You can fly from Adelaide to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Adelaide in November, Melbourne is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

6
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Get in touch with nature at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Clovelly. Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Rick Rutherford's Country (in Lawson). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of The Rocks, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, and stroll through Coogee Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 19°C in Sydney. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Rick Rutherford's Country, The National Pass
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Take a break from the city and head to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Dicky Beach. There's still lots to do: have fun at South Bank Parklands, cruise along Captain Cook Highway, don't miss a visit to City Hall, and take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Brisbane travel route builder tool .

Fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. November in Brisbane sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Captain Cook Highway
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Victoria Bridge Abutment ©
Victoria Bridge Abutment
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands

3
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.
Relax by the water at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll around Tanks Arts Centre.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cairns trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Cairns takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, Cairns is a bit warmer than Brisbane - with highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Sun).

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Tanks Arts Centre
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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