11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Moscow
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Cairns
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Moscow

1
night
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 (Fri): explore the world behind art at KickArts Contemporary Arts and then view the masterpieces at Bones and Jones.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns online trip itinerary planner .

Moscow, Russia to Cairns is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Moscow to Cairns, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Moscow in March; daily highs in Cairns reach 36°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
KickArts Contemporary Arts ©
KickArts Contemporary Arts

1
night
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 3rd (Sun): get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Port Douglas trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Cairns to Port Douglas by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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 4th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then trek along Kuniya Walk, then contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru.

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Getting from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Port Douglas in March, expect nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 41°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art

1
night
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 5th (Tue): examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, then catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and then take a stroll through The Rocks. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, see the interesting displays at Hyde Park Barracks Museum, then explore the world behind art at White Rabbit Gallery, and finally wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary maker site .

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in March: highs in Sydney hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get a sense of the local culture at Melbourne Museum and Shrine of Remembrance. National Gallery of Victoria and Museum of Chinese Australian History Inc. will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, get engrossed in the history at Italian Museum and Historical Society, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, and admire the masterpieces at The Johnston Collection.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Melbourne holiday maker app .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sydney in March since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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