8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Seoul
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Melbourne
— Few hours
Fly + bus:  5​h
2
Byron Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Gold Coast
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  8​h 30​min
4
Fraser Island
— Few hours
+3
Drive + ferry + Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
5
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Seoul

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary maker website .

Seoul, South Korea to Melbourne is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Seoul to Melbourne is 1 hour. Traveling from Seoul in July, expect Melbourne to be cooler, temps between 15°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

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night
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.
For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Byron Bay road trip planning tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Melbourne to Byron Bay takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect nights in Byron Bay to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. You will leave for Gold Coast on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Byron Bay

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Parks
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night
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.
On the 17th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Sea World Theme Park.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Gold Coast sightseeing tool .

Traveling by car from Byron Bay to Gold Coast takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Byron Bay in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Gold Coast, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Zoos & Aquariums, #Theme Parks, #Parks
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 17:
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
On the 18th (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Wanggoolba Creek and then explore the activities along Lake McKenzie.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Fraser Island online holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Gold Coast to Fraser Island takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Fraser Island

#Nature, #Parks
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Wanggoolba Creek ©
Wanggoolba Creek

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, then don't miss a visit to Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, then make a trip to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sydney tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of car, ferry, and flight from Fraser Island to Sydney takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Fraser Island in July: highs in Sydney hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 9°C. You will leave for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Sydney

#Neighborhoods, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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