12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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12 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes BlueBananas Electric Bike Tours, Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, Sydney Opera House, and other attractions you added.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sydney travel planner.

If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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.
Uluru has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, then take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kuniya Walk, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (42°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). You'll set off for Cairns on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 22:

2
nights
Cairns

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.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Cairns itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Cairns takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, Cairns is somewhat warmer than Sydney - with highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C. On the 24th (Mon), you're off toUluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 24:

6
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kangaroo Island trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Cairns to Kangaroo Island takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi. On the 30th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 30:

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