9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Canberra
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
3
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Bondi Beach and Clovelly. Get outdoors at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Shelly Beach. The adventure continues: wander the streets of The Rocks, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Sydney. In June in Sydney, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

1
night
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Canberra trip builder .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in June; daily highs in Canberra reach 15°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums
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National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): let little ones run wild at Muddy's Playground. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cairns online travel route planner .

Getting from Canberra to Cairns by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Canberra in June, things will get much hotter in Cairns: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Trinity Beach
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

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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.
On the 8th (Fri), get your bearings at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and then take in the dramatic natural features at Kata Tjuta. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Uluru Hiking Path, then explore the striking landscape at Uluru, and then trek along Kuniya Walk.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park road trip app .

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Cairns in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
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Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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