29 days in Australia Itinerary

29 days in Australia Itinerary

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29 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Dusseldorf
Fly:  32​h
1
Kangaroo Island
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h
2
Alice Springs
— 5 nights
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Coober Pedy
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Woomera
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Wilpena
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
7
Adelaide
— 6 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Dusseldorf

4
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 1st (Tue) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Willoughby Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation, see the interesting displays at Hope Cottage, and sample the fine beverages at Kangaroo Island Spirits.

Make your Kangaroo Island itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Kangaroo Island is an approximately 32-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) (ACST), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

5
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Spend the 8th (Tue) exploring nature at Owen Springs Reserve. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Desert Park, take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, take in nature's colorful creations at Olive Pink Botanic Garden, and look for gifts at Tjanpi Desert Weavers.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Alice Springs travel route builder tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Alice Springs in 5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Ewaninga Rock Carvings Conservation Reserve
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

3
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, and get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park day trip app .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 43°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Coober Pedy.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Yulara
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

1
night
Coober Pedy

Coober Pedy ©
The population of Coober Pedy exploded after the discovery of opals in 1915.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Church, admire all the interesting features of Tom's Working Opal Mine, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catacomb Church, then admire the striking features of Faye's Underground Home, and finally take an in-depth tour of Old Timers Mine. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Josephine's Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, get engrossed in the history at Umoona Opal Mine & Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Crocodile Harry’s Underground Nest.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Coober Pedy trip maker app .

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Coober Pedy by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: fly. January in Coober Pedy sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Woomera.

Things to do in Coober Pedy

#Museums, #Wildlife, #Parks
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 15:
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Old Timers Mine ©
Old Timers Mine
Tom's Working Opal Mine ©
Tom's Working Opal Mine
Serbian Orthodox Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Church

1
night
Woomera

Woomera ©
The simple name, Woomera, refers to a town located in South Australia's Far North region, approximately north of Adelaide, the capital of the State of South Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): deepen your knowledge of military history at Woomera Missile Park, see the interesting displays at Woomera Museum, then see the interesting displays at Woomera Heritage and Visitor Information Centre, and finally see the sky in a new way at Woomera Baker Observatory.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Woomera trip planner .

Drive from Coober Pedy to Woomera in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Woomera when traveling from Coober Pedy in January, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Wilpena.

Things to do in Woomera

#Museums, #Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jan 15 — 16:
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Woomera Museum ©
Woomera Museum
Woomera Baker Observatory ©
Woomera Baker Observatory

3
nights
Wilpena

Wilpena ©
Step out of Wilpena with an excursion to Brachina Gorge Geological Trail in Flinders Ranges National Park--about 32 minutes away. Spend the 17th (Thu) exploring nature at Flinders Ranges National Park.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Wilpena planner .

Traveling by car from Woomera to Wilpena takes 4 hours. January in Wilpena sees daily highs of 41°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Wilpena

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Flinders Ranges National Park, Flinders Ranges National Park
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 19:
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Wilpena Pound ©
Wilpena Pound
Wangara Lookout ©
Wangara Lookout
Bunyeroo Gorge ©
Bunyeroo Gorge

6
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 out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Hahndorf (Beerenberg Farm & The Cedars), Nuriootpa (Maggie Beer's Farm Shop & Wolf Blass) and Tanunda (Peter Lehmann Wines, Steiny's Traditional Mettwurst, & more). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Adelaide route planning tool .

You can drive from Wilpena to Adelaide in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In January, Adelaide is a bit cooler than Wilpena - with highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Wineries, #Parks, #Shopping

Side Trips

Tanunda, Nuriootpa, Hahndorf, Greenock, Domain Day Cellar Door
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 26:
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market

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