5 days in Sydney & Cairns Itinerary

5 days in Sydney & Cairns Itinerary

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5 days in Sydney & Cairns Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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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.
You've now added Darling Harbour to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take a stroll through The Rocks, look for all kinds of wild species at Tambourine Bay Reserve and Warraroon Reserve Walk, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour. On your second day here, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and finally listen to music at Sydney Opera House.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney driving holiday planner .

Melbourne to Sydney is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in September, with highs in Sydney at 25°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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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've now added Scuba & Snorkeling to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, and then relax in the rural setting at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip builder app .

Melbourne to Cairns is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in September, you will find days in Cairns are a bit warmer (33°C), and nights are warmer (22°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Adventure

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Palm Cove
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
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