10 days in Queensland Itinerary

10 days in Queensland Itinerary

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10 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  6​h
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland and then walk around South Bank Parklands. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, and then look for gifts at Noosa Chocolate Factory.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Brisbane online trip itinerary builder .

Bengaluru, India to Brisbane is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Bengaluru to Brisbane, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Bengaluru, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brisbane, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

2
nights
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.
Spend the 18th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 19th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Port Douglas online route maker .

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Brisbane to Port Douglas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in March, Port Douglas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

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Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

4
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.
Spend the 21st (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 23rd (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and view the masterpieces at Bones and Jones.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns holiday maker .

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In March, daytime highs in Cairns are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
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