10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 1 day
Fly + shuttle:  6​h 45​min
2
Port Douglas
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
Broome
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
5
Margaret River
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  28​h
End: Kuwait City


1
day
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 10th (Fri): catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and then stroll through Bondi Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sydney vacation planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Sydney is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time (AST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 7 hour difference. In August, Sydney is much colder than Kuwait City - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

1
day
Port Douglas

Port Douglas ©
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the gorgeous colors at Agincourt Reef and then identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge.

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Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Sydney to Port Douglas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in August, with highs in Port Douglas at 31°C and lows at 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mossman Gorge
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Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef
Mossman Gorge ©
Mossman Gorge

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, and then kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip planner .

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): look for gifts at The Sandalwood Gallery Broome, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Broome trip planner .

Fly from Cairns to Broome in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairns to Broome, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cairns in August: highs in Broome hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Broome

Parks Wildlife Beaches
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
The Sandalwood Gallery Broome ©
The Sandalwood Gallery Broome

2
nights
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Moon Haven Natural Products. Get in touch with nature at Lake Cave and Cowaramup Bay. Go for a jaunt from Margaret River to Augusta to see Jewel Cave about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: stop by Treeton Fine Wood Studio, tour the pleasant surroundings at Margaret River Mouth Beach, Head underground at Mammoth Cave, and enjoy the sand and surf at Redgate Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Margaret River planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Broome to Margaret River in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Augusta, Boranup, Surfers Point, Cowaramup Bay
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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Cowaramup Bay ©
Cowaramup Bay

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