10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Phoenix
Fly:  25​h
1
Broome
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
2
Margaret River
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  9​h 30​min
3
Alice Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Phoenix

1
night
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Gantheaume Point and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum and then look for all kinds of wild species at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Broome online trip itinerary builder .

Phoenix, USA to Broome is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 15 hours traveling from Phoenix to Broome due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Phoenix in June, with highs in Broome at 86°F and lows at 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Broome

Parks Wildlife Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park
Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum

1
night
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): Head underground at Lake Cave, explore the ancient world of Hamelin Bay Jetty, then Head underground at Jewel Cave, and finally enjoy the sea views from Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. On the next day, kick back and relax at Surfers Point, Head underground at Mammoth Cave, and then see the interesting displays at Bellview Shell Collection.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Margaret River online vacation maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Broome to Margaret River takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Augusta, Boranup, Surfers Point, Hamelin Bay Jetty, Bellview Shell Collection
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

1
night
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
On the 9th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre, identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Reptile Centre, then explore the striking landscape of Emily Gap, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Alice Springs trip builder tool .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Margaret River to Alice Springs in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Margaret River to Alice Springs is 1 hour. In June in Alice Springs, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre
Emily Gap ©
Emily Gap

2
nights
Cairns

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 11th (Tue), kick back and relax at Trinity Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns online trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Alice Springs to Cairns by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Alice Springs in June, you will find days in Cairns are a bit warmer (79°F), and nights are much warmer (66°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

Similar Plans

14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA March, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA April, romantic, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA July, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS February, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ICELAND February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM NORWAY January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans