13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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13 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Tulsa
Fly:  27​h
1
Cairns
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 1 night
+2
shuttle + Fly + Drive:  16​h 30​min
3
Exmouth
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Coral Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Ningaloo
— 2 nights
Fly:  38​h
End: Tulsa

3
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wait-a-While Rainforest Tours as well as Scuba & Snorkeling. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Crystal Caves and St Monica's Cathedral. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Bat Hospital Visitor Centre and Josephine Falls. Step out of Cairns to go to Babinda and see Babinda Boulders, which is approximately 1 hour away. It doesn't end there: take in the exciting artwork at Cairns Art Gallery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns travel itinerary planner .

Tulsa, USA to Cairns is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Tulsa to Cairns is 16 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Tulsa in November: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 87°F and lows are around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Atherton, Babinda Boulders
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Scuba & Snorkeling
The Crystal Caves ©
The Crystal Caves
Babinda Boulders ©
Babinda Boulders

1
night
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.
To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. You will leave for Exmouth on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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2
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): kick back and relax at Bundegi Beach.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Exmouth trip simple and quick.

Do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car from Port Douglas to Exmouth in 16.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Port Douglas to Exmouth due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Port Douglas in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Exmouth: temperatures range from 95°F by day to 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can go by car to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors Wildlife Parks
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Safaris
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©

1
night
Coral Bay

Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): stroll through The Coral Bay Shark Nursery, identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park, and then get outside with Aqua Rush.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Coral Bay trip planning site .

You can drive from Exmouth to Coral Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park
Aqua Rush ©
Aqua Rush

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nights
Ningaloo

Ningaloo ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Reef.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Ningaloo tour builder app .

Getting from Coral Bay to Ningaloo by car takes about an hour. November in Ningaloo sees daily highs of 95°F and lows of 66°F at night. On the 16th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ningaloo

Wildlife Parks
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Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
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