10 days in Queensland Itinerary

10 days in Queensland Itinerary

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10 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Milwaukee
Fly:  29​h
1
Eumundi
— 1 night
+2
bus + train + Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Longreach
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h
3
Cairns
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Cow Bay
— 1 night
Fly:  31​h
End: Milwaukee

1
night
Eumundi

Eumundi ©
Eumundi is a small town and locality in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, 21 km south-west of Noosa Heads and 118 km north of the state capital, Brisbane. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): hunt for treasures at The Original Eumundi Markets, look for gifts at The Real McCaul, then stop by Belmondos Organic Market, and finally make a trip to Hastings Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Artisans Gallery, then kick back and relax at Noosa Main Beach, then take some stellar pictures from Laguna Lookout, and finally browse the different shops at Maroochydore, Sunshine Plaza.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Eumundi trip planner .

Milwaukee, USA to Eumundi is an approximately 29-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 16 hours traveling from Milwaukee to Eumundi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Longreach.

Things to do in Eumundi

#Shopping, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Noosa, Maroochydore, Sunshine Plaza, Belmondos Organic Market
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
The Real McCaul ©
The Real McCaul

1
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Longreach

Longreach ©
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre, examine the collection at QANTAS Founders Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Ilfracombe Machinery & Heritage Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Longreach route planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Eumundi to Longreach takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Longreach

#Museums

Side Trip

Ilfracombe Machinery & Heritage Museum
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day
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 25th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Traveling by flight from Longreach to Cairns takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cairns when traveling from Longreach in May, with lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at With Sugar, stop by Coffee Works, then look for gifts at Funstuff by Lynda, then meet the residents at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and finally kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach.

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Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In May, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cow Bay.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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Cow Bay

Cow Bay ©
On the 28th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach, then get a new perspective on nature at Daintree Entomological museum, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Daintree Discovery Centre.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cow Bay attractions site .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Port Douglas to Cow Bay takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Cow Bay can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cow Bay

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Cape Tribulation
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Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre
Daintree Entomological museum ©
Daintree Entomological museum

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