12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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12 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Canberra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Head to Melbourne Central and Ambiance Giftsfor plenty of shopping. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Degraves Street and Collins St/Swanston St. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

Before you visit Melbourne, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne. In November, Melbourne is slightly colder than New Delhi - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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.
On the 9th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, look for gifts at Kimoyes, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Strathnairn Gallery.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Canberra trip planner .

You can fly from Melbourne to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve ©
Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve

4
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.
Get outdoors at Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Do your shopping at Sydney Fish Market and Brett Whiteley Studio. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sydney online trip builder .

Traveling by car from Canberra to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
On the 14th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dicky Beach. On your second day here, get your game on at Psychic Readings Twin Featherz, let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, and then kick back and relax at Moffat Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brisbane trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Caloundra
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Dicky Beach ©
Dicky Beach
Moffat Beach ©
Moffat Beach

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