23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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23 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
Esperance
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Albany
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Margaret River
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  26​h
End: London

4
nights
Cairns

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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Trinity Beach and Palm Cove Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Historic Village Herberton and Rainforest Gems Gallery & Studio. Step out of Cairns with an excursion to Australian Butterfly Sanctuary in Kuranda--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Atherton Tablelands, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

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London, UK to Cairns is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Cairns is 10 hours. Traveling from London in November, expect Cairns to be much hotter, temps between 36°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Cairns

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Historic Village Herberton, Rainforest Gems Gallery & Studio, Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
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Historic Village Herberton ©
Historic Village Herberton
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Blowhole Beach and Morgan Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Horseshoe Bay and Boomer Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Harvest the Fleurieu (in Mount Compass) and Carrickalinga Beach (in Carrickalinga). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

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You can fly from Cairns to Adelaide in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Cairns in November; daily highs in Adelaide reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Port Elliot, Cleland Wildlife Park, Blowhole Beach, Harvest the Fleurieu, Carrickalinga Beach
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Blowhole Beach ©
Blowhole Beach
Morgan Beach ©
Morgan Beach

5
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. Take a break from the city and head to Thistle Cove and Salmon Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Twilight Bay and West Beach. Spend the 26th (Mon) exploring nature at Cape Le Grand National Park. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Blue Haven Beach, view the masterpieces at Section Glass Gallery, look for gifts at Mermaid Leather, and stroll through Ten Mile Lagoon.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Esperance trip planner .

You can fly from Adelaide to Esperance in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Adelaide to Esperance. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks
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Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park

4
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Visit Middleton Beach and Cheynes Beach for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Little Beach and Greens Pool. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Albany's Historic Whaling Station, take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge, and do a tasting at Oranje Tractor Wine.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Albany trip builder .

You can drive from Esperance to Albany in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Esperance in November, you will find days in Albany are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Greens Pool, Cheynes Beach
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Albany's Historic Whaling Station ©
Albany's Historic Whaling Station
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre

3
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Get a sense of the local culture at Jahroc Galleries and Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. Take a break from the city and head to Surfers Point and Cowaramup Bay. Get out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Ngilgi Cave (in Yallingup), Jewel Cave (in Augusta) and Meelup Beach (in Dunsborough). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Redgate Beach, stop by Mukau Giftware & Gallery, and Head underground at Mammoth Cave.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Margaret River attractions planner.

Getting from Albany to Margaret River by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Augusta, Cowaramup Bay, Meelup Beach, Mammoth Cave
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Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Jewel Cave ©
Jewel Cave

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