8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Bristol
train + Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Bristol

3
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 21st (Mon): wander the streets of The Rocks, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip builder website .

Bristol, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 10 hours. May in Sydney sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then choose your vessel at Shaolin Junk Cruises.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns itinerary planning site .

Fly from Sydney to Cairns in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect Cairns to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Shaolin Junk Cruises ©
Shaolin Junk Cruises

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