11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
4
Townsville
— 1 day
Fly + shuttle:  4​h 30​min
5
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

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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 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Federation Square, then learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and finally stop by Haigh's Chocolates Collins Street. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Degraves Street, and then wander the streets of Melbourne Central.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary maker website .

Mumbai, India to Melbourne is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) is 4 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect nights in Melbourne to be slightly colder, around 11°C, while days are cooler, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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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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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, then admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, and then wander the streets of The Rocks. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, kick back and relax at Clovelly, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney travel route planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Coolangatta Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach, and then explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): revel in the low prices at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre, see the interesting displays at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast trip builder app .

Getting from Sydney to Gold Coast by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in November, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Townsville.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pacific Fair Shopping Centre ©
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach

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Townsville

Townsville ©
Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts, then take in the pleasant sights at Castle Hill, then kick back and relax at The Strand, and finally view the masterpieces at The Drill Hall Studio.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Townsville visit planning tool .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Gold Coast to Townsville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Gold Coast in November, with highs in Townsville at 36°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Townsville

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Strand ©
The Strand
Castle Hill
Castle Hill
The Drill Hall Studio ©
The Drill Hall Studio

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nights
Port Douglas

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 19th (Mon): stop by Coffee Works, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palm Cove Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then see the vivid underwater world at Agincourt Reef.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Port Douglas trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Townsville to Port Douglas by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Mossman Gorge
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Mossman Gorge ©
Mossman Gorge
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef

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