11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Canberra
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Parkes
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
3
Cobram
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
4
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
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.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, take a peaceful walk through Gondwana Rainforest, don't miss a visit to Mount Ainslie Lookout, and explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Canberra online journey planner .

Sydney to Canberra is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Canberra hover around 20°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Parkes.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trip

Gondwana Rainforest
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Questacon ©
Questacon

1
night
Parkes

Parkes ©
Parkes is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at Parkes Radio Telescope, see the sky in a new way at CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope, then examine the collection at The Henry Parkes Centre, then look for all kinds of wild species at Memorial Hill Lookout, and finally steep yourself in history at War Memorial.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Parkes trip planner .

Drive from Canberra to Parkes in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Cobram.

Things to do in Parkes

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Parks
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Parkes Radio Telescope ©
Parkes Radio Telescope
CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope ©
CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope
The Henry Parkes Centre ©
The Henry Parkes Centre

1
day
Cobram

Cobram ©
Cobram is a town in Victoria, Australia. On the 20th (Thu), admire all the interesting features of Boosey Creek Cheese, then do a tasting at Monichino Wines, then admire the natural beauty at Cactus Country, and finally savor the flavors at The Big Strawberry.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cobram day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Parkes to Cobram takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September in Cobram, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cobram

#Wineries, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Cactus Country, Monichino Wines, The Big Strawberry, Boosey Creek Cheese
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Cactus Country ©
Cactus Country
Boosey Creek Cheese ©
Boosey Creek Cheese
The Big Strawberry ©
The Big Strawberry

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 23rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planner.

You can drive from Cobram to Melbourne in 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Parks, #Museums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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