60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Cairns
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 45​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
train:  4​h 15​min
Jervis Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Forster
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Newcastle
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
Byron Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Noosa
— 5 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + taxi:  8​h 15​min
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h 45​min
Albany
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Margaret River
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
Esperance
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
Broome
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Berlin

4
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Trinity Beach and Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Get outdoors at Palm Cove Beach and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Go for a jaunt from Cairns to Mena Creek to see Paronella Park about 1h 55 min away. Spend the 10th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens and tour the water at your own pace with Shaolin Junk Cruises.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Cairns tour site .

Berlin, Germany to Cairns is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Paronella Park, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Trinity Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Cairns.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

4
nights
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 Agincourt Reef and Daintree National Park. Step out of the city life by going to Mossman Gorge and Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas. Spend the 17th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's more to do: stroll through Four Mile Beach and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Port Douglas itinerary planner .

Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In October, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Daintree National Park, Mossman Gorge
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Port Douglas.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
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.
Relax by the water at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Get outdoors at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Newport Beach. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Shelly Beach (in Manly), Werrong Beach (in Royal National Park) and Avalon Beach (in Avalon Beach). There's lots more to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Clovelly, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and stroll through Congwong Beach.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Sydney takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, bus, and train. Traveling from Port Douglas in October, expect Sydney to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Jervis Bay.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Werrong Beach, Shelly Beach, Congwong Beach, Avalon Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Sydney.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Coogee Beach ©
Coogee Beach

4
nights
Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay ©
A trip to Jervis Bay will take you to the southern coast of New South Wales, known for allegedly boasting some of the whitest sands in the world.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bendalong Beach and Greenfield Beach. Get outdoors at Callala Beach and Blenheim Beach. Take a break from Jervis Bay with a short trip to Kiama Blowhole in Kiama, about 1h 15 min away.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jervis Bay itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by train from Sydney to Jervis Bay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in October, Jervis Bay is slightly colder at night with lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Forster.

Things to do in Jervis Bay

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Currarong, Kiama Blowhole, Seven Mile Beach, Bendalong Beach, Callala Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Jervis Bay.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Bendalong Beach ©
Bendalong Beach
Callala Beach ©
Callala Beach
Blenheim Beach ©
Blenheim Beach

2
nights
Forster

Forster ©
Forster is a coastal town in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, in the Mid-Coast Council LGA, about 308km north-north-east of Sydney. Get outdoors at Cellito Beach and Elizabeth Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seven Mile Beach and Saltwater National Park. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Forster Beach and try for a hole-in-one at Forster Tuncurry Golf Driving Range & Water Golf.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Forster journey planning website .

You can drive from Jervis Bay to Forster in 6 hours. Another option is to fly. October in Forster sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Newcastle.

Things to do in Forster

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cellito Beach, Forster Tuncurry Golf Driving Range & Water Golf, Elizabeth Beach, Saltwater National Park
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Forster.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Cellito Beach ©
Cellito Beach

5
nights
Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Explore hidden gems such as Bennetts Beach and Zenith Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Jimmy's Beach and Box Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Newcastle: Fingal Bay Beach (in Fingal Bay), Caves Beach (in Swansea) and Tomaree Head (in Shoal Bay). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Redhead Beach and stroll through Newcastle Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Newcastle trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Forster to Newcastle takes 2 hours. October in Newcastle sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Newcastle

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Shoal Bay, Hawks Nest, Caves Beach, Fingal Bay Beach, Redhead Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Newcastle.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Bennetts Beach ©
Bennetts Beach
Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Jimmy's Beach ©
Jimmy's Beach

4
nights
Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Explore hidden gems such as Coolangatta Beach and Cape Byron Walking Track. Relax by the water at Burleigh Heads Beach and Kirra Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Byron Bay: Turners Beach (in Yamba), Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (in Currumbin) and Spooky Beach (in Angourie). There's more to do: kick back and relax at Broken Head Beach and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Byron Bay trip planner .

Getting from Newcastle to Byron Bay by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Noosa.

Things to do in Byron Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Burleigh Heads, Coolangatta, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Turners Beach, Spooky Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Byron Bay.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track

5
nights
Noosa

Noosa
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Mooloolaba Beach and Kings Beach. Visiting Noosa Main Beach and Maroochydore Beach will get you outdoors. Change things up with these side-trips from Noosa: Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve (in Maleny) and Bulcock Beach (in Caloundra). Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Peregian Beach and contemplate the waterfront views at Noosa River.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Noosa itinerary website .

Traveling by car from Byron Bay to Noosa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Noosa

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Maroochydore Beach, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, Mooloolaba Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Noosa.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Noosa National Park
Noosa National Park
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Relax by the water at Island Beach and Browns Beach. Get outdoors at Raptor Domain and Flinders Chase National Park. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park and enjoy the sand and surf at Stokes Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island online tour planner .

Getting from Noosa to Kangaroo Island by combination of bus, flight, and taxi takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Kangaroo Island.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase 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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Greens Pool and National Anzac Centre. Step out of the city life by going to Little Beach and Tree Top Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Albany: Mandalay Beach (in Walpole) and Rising Star Winery (in Denmark). Spend the 20th (Wed) exploring nature at Torndirrup National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, identify plant and animal life at Albany Heritage Park, and kick back and relax at Middleton Beach.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Albany itinerary app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Albany takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kangaroo Island to Albany is minus 1 hour. November in Albany sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Walpole
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Albany.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Tree Top Walk ©
Tree Top Walk
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

5
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Cowaramup Bay and Meelup Beach. Get in touch with nature at Lake Cave and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Step out of Margaret River to go to Augusta and see Jewel Cave, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: Head underground at Mammoth Cave, stroll through Surfers Point, kick back and relax at Redgate Beach, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

Plan a trip to Margaret River easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Dunsborough, Cowaramup Bay, Surfers Point, Mammoth Cave, Jewel Cave
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Margaret River.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

4
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. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Cape Le Grand National Park and Ten Mile Lagoon. Discover out-of-the-way places like Thistle Cove and Hellfire Bay. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Blue Haven Beach, stroll through Twilight Bay, and take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Drive.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Esperance online vacation planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Margaret River to Esperance takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In November in Esperance, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Esperance

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Esperance.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Twilight Bay ©
Twilight Bay
Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove

3
nights
Broome

A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge will get you outdoors. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cable Beach and Roebuck Bay. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Gantheaume Point, enjoy the sand and surf at Broome Town Beach, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Broome trip itinerary maker website .

Fly from Esperance to Broome in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Esperance in December: highs in Broome hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Broome.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point

Similar Plans

59 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 59 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 15 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ITALY July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ETHIOPIA September, culture, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Australia BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES June, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Find a travel specialist
TRAVEL AGENT