9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Jakarta
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h
Jakarta

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.
Do your shopping at Sydney Fish Market and Volle Jewellery. The Rocks and Sydney Opera House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, look for gifts at Opal Minded, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Coogee Beach.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary planning site .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Sydney is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Jakarta to Sydney, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in August, with highs in Sydney at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
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The Rocks

2
days
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): stroll through Kuniya Walk, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, then take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and finally take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Uluru Hiking Path, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip builder app .

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. While traveling from Sydney, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

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Uluru ©
Uluru
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Kata Tjuta
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Walpa Gorge

3
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Head to Melbourne Central and Degraves Streetfor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shrine of Remembrance and Old Melbourne Gaol. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne online trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in August, expect nights in Melbourne to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are slightly colder, around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
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Old Melbourne Gaol

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