11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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11 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Canberra
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. On your second day here, experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cairns itinerary builder website .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Cairns is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Cairns. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April, expect Cairns to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Adventure

Side Trip

Palm Cove
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

2
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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Clovelly. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Sydney takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, Sydney is little chillier than Cairns - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, then get curious at Questacon, and then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Canberra itinerary maker website .

Drive from Sydney to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Sydney in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Canberra, with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums, #Childrens Museums
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Questacon ©
Questacon
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Melbourne Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and make a trip to Flinders Street Station.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne tour site .

Fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Melbourne, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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