9 days in Ballarat, Jabiru & Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Itinerary

9 days in Ballarat, Jabiru & Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Itinerary

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9 days in Ballarat, Jabiru & Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
train:  1​h 30​min
Ballarat
— 2 nights
+3
train + bus + Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
Jabiru
— 3 nights
+3
bus + foot + bus + Fly:  14​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

2
days
Ballarat

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On the 11th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Wendouree, get engrossed in the history at Sovereign Hill, and then appreciate the history behind Chinese Open Monument. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens, look for all kinds of wild species at Ballarat Wildlife Park, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Augustine's Church.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ballarat itinerary planner .

Melbourne to Ballarat is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Ballarat are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Jabiru.

Things to do in Ballarat

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

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St Augustine's Church, Spas & Wellness
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Sovereign Hill
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Lake Wendouree

2
days
Jabiru

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Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Nourlangie Rock, explore the striking landscape at Nourlangie Rock, and then identify plant and animal life at Anbangbang Billabong. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Ubirr and then take in the dramatic natural features at Maguk Gorge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Jabiru trip builder website .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and car from Ballarat to Jabiru in 20 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Nature

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Kakadu National Park
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Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

3
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Kata Tjuta, don't miss a visit to Anangu Uwankaraku Punu Aboriginal corporation, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and admire all the interesting features of Uluru.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Jabiru to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 14.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. In June in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Yulara
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Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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