10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Honolulu, Oahu
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Canberra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Honolulu, Oahu

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
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Honolulu, USA to Brisbane is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 20 hours traveling from Honolulu to Brisbane. March in Brisbane sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 68°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Dicky Beach
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Dicky Beach ©
Dicky Beach

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
For shopping fun, head to Melbourne Central or Collins St/Swanston St. Kids will enjoy Melbourne Museum and Old Melbourne Gaol. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, admire the masterpieces at Craft Victoria, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Melbourne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Melbourne, with lows around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Shopping
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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.
On the 16th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Drill Hall Gallery, take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, then explore the galleries of Scott Leggo Gallery, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, and finally view the masterpieces at Strathnairn Gallery.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Canberra sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Melbourne to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Canberra, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Shopping
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Scott Leggo Gallery ©
Scott Leggo Gallery

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.
Head to Sydney Fish Market and Brett Whiteley Studiofor some retail therapy. Get a sense of the local culture at The Rocks and Australian National Maritime Museum. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, and admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Canberra to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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