23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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23 days in Australia Itinerary

Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  26​h
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  6​h
Port Douglas
— 5 nights
+3
shuttle + Fly + train + bus:  9​h 30​min
Noosa
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Warners Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
Sydney
— Few hours
Fly:  26​h
Newcastle upon Tyne

3
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Sydney is 10 hours. August in Sydney sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

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#Outdoors, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): hike along Uluru Hiking Path, then make a trip to Uluru, and then trek along Kuniya Walk. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Wintjiri Arts + Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then get outside with Walpa Gorge.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in September: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Wintjiri Arts + Museum
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru ©
Uluru

6
days
Port Douglas

Port Douglas ©
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Opal Reef and Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness. Venture out of the city with trips to Marrdja Botanical Walk (in Cape Tribulation) and Floravilla Ice Cream Factory & Art Gallery (in Daintree). Spend the 7th (Fri) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Spend the 8th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, stop by With Sugar, don't miss a visit to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel, and head outdoors with Horses in Port.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip itinerary website .

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Port Douglas, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Noosa.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Shaolin Junk Cruises, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Floravilla Ice Cream Factory, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
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Shaolin Junk Cruises ©
Shaolin Junk Cruises
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

5
days
Noosa

Noosa
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Noosa National Park and Sea Life Sunshine Coast. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Noosa: Mooloolaba (Point Cartwright, Mooloolaba Beach, & more), Lows Lookout (in Coolum Beach) and Queensland Air Museum (in Caloundra). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Noosa Main Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Ninderry, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Australia Zoo, and look for gifts at Belmondos Organic Market.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Noosa online travel route planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, train, and bus from Port Douglas to Noosa takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Warners Bay.

Things to do in Noosa

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Queensland Air Museum, Spas & Wellness, Lows Lookout, Australia Zoo
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Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach

3
days
Warners Bay

Warners Bay ©
Explore hidden gems such as Tomaree Head and Tomaree National Park. Explore Warners Bay's surroundings by going to Mount View (Tallavera Grove & Petersons Wines) and Fingal Bay (Barry Park & Point Stephens Lighthouse).

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Warners Bay trip planning website .

Explore your travel options from Noosa to Warners Bay with the Route module. September in Warners Bay sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Warners Bay

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

Side Trips

Fingal Bay, Mount View, Lost in the 50's Car Museum, Tomaree Head
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Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Point Stephens Lighthouse ©
Point Stephens Lighthouse
Barry Park ©
Barry Park

few
hours
Sydney

Sydney
On the 19th (Wed), kick back and relax at Manly Beach, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner .

Traveling by car from Warners Bay to Sydney takes 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Warners Bay in September, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Helicopter Tours

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