8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Miyazaki
Fly:  19​h
Cairns
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Miyazaki

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hours
Cairns

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cairns day trip site .

Miyazaki, Japan to Cairns is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Miyazaki in April, expect Cairns to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. On the 29th (Sun), you're off toUluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk and then explore the striking landscape at Uluru.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Cairns in April, plan for little chillier nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Uluru ©
Uluru

1
day
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 30th (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Parliament House of Victoria, then take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, then learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, and finally admire the majestic nature at Warrandyte State Park.

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Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in April: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Nature, #Wildlife, #Parks
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Warrandyte State Park ©
Warrandyte State Park
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Parliament House of Victoria ©
Parliament House of Victoria

3
days
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Change things up with a short trip to Featherdale Wildlife Park in Blacktown (about 46 minutes away). Spend the 2nd (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Sydney driving holiday planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in May, with highs in Sydney at 24°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours

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Featherdale Wildlife Park
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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