9 days in Sydney, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

9 days in Sydney, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

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9 days in Sydney, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

Miyazaki
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h
Miyazaki

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): stroll through Bondi Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park, and then take a stroll through The Rocks. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip planning tool .

Miyazaki, Japan to Sydney is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Miyazaki to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

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Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park

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 30th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and finally don't miss a visit to Uluru. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Uluru Hiking Path, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and finally get outside with Walpa Gorge.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park tour itinerary planning app .

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Sydney in April, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Helicopter Tours
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta

3
days
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Historic Village Herberton and St Monica's Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 4th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in May, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Historic Village Herberton
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Palm Cove Beach

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