10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Pune

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, choose your vessel at Melbourne Boat Hire, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, then examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Royal Exhibition Building.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne travel route app .

Pune, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to Melbourne is 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach, and hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

2
nights
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.
On the 30th (Sun), trek along Uluru Hiking Path, then get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then stroll through Kuniya Walk, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and then get outside with Walpa Gorge.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip website .

Fly from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are a bit warmer (42°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): get interesting insight from Tours.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cairns route planning site .

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 December, expect nights in Cairns to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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