25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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25 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  25​h
End: London

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step out of Melbourne to go to Torquay and see The Great Ocean Road, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. Dedicate the 3rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

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London, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) is 10 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from London in January, with highs in Melbourne at 32°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Parks

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The Great Ocean Road
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

5
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through The Rocks, enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach, stroll through Manly Beach, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip site .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in February, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

5
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.
Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Australia Zoo (in Beerwah) and Buderim Lions Park (in Buderim). And it doesn't end there: get your game on at South Bank Parklands, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and explore the activities along The Brisbane River.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Brisbane itinerary planning app .

Getting from Sydney to Brisbane by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in February, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Buderim Lions Park, Australia Zoo
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

4
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Gold Coast is known for theme parks, beaches, shopping, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea World Theme Park, browse the different shops at Marina Mirage, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and get in on the family fun at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast driving holiday app .

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Gold Coast takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Warner Bros. Movie World ©
Warner Bros. Movie World

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane
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You can drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Wed) before leaving for home.
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Suncorp Stadium
Suncorp Stadium
Story Bridge ©
Story Bridge

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