9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Bournemouth
train + Fly:  27​h
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  5​h
3
Kuranda
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
4
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly + train:  25​h
End: Bournemouth

2
nights
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 13th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Melbourne attractions planning site .

Bournemouth, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 27-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Bournemouth to Melbourne. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Bournemouth in January: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 32°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, wander the streets of The Rocks, and stroll through Coogee Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip builder app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in January since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Kuranda.

Things to do in Sydney

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

few
hours
Kuranda

Kuranda ©
Kuranda is a town and locality on the Atherton Tableland in the Shire of Mareeba, Far North Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stroll through Rainforestation Nature Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kuranda road trip tool .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Sydney to Kuranda in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in January, things will get a bit warmer in Kuranda: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Kuranda

#Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Parks
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Rainforestation Nature Park ©
Rainforestation Nature Park

1
night
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.
On the 18th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns trip itinerary maker app .

Cairns is very close to Kuranda. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Adventure, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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