13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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13 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  25​h
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Blue Mountains National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
3
Wentworth Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Jenolan Caves
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Canberra
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Lady Elliot Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  38​h
End: Brussels

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 Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Bondi Beach. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Queen Victoria Building, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, then make a trip to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, then take a stroll through The Rocks, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sydney online day trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Brussels to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in November: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 29°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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hours
Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
This is the official community page for Blue Mountains National Park. Echo Point Lookout has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass and then make a trip to Echo Point Lookout.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Blue Mountains National Park trip planner .

Drive from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park in 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Wentworth Falls.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Historic Sites Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Echo Point Lookout
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Echo Point Lookout ©
Echo Point Lookout

1
night
Wentworth Falls

Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls is a town in the Blue Mountains region of New South Wales, situated approximately west of the Sydney central business district, and about east of Katoomba, Australia on the Great Western Highway, with a Wentworth Falls railway station on the Main Western line. To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Wentworth Falls vacation planner .

Drive from Blue Mountains National Park to Wentworth Falls in an hour. In November in Wentworth Falls, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Jenolan Caves.

Things to do in Wentworth Falls

Nature Parks
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Wentworth Falls Lake ©
Wentworth Falls Lake

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night
Jenolan Caves

Jenolan Caves ©
Mayfield Gardens has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Wed), Head underground at Jenolan Caves and then admire the natural beauty at Mayfield Gardens.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Jenolan Caves trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Wentworth Falls to Jenolan Caves in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Jenolan Caves

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mayfield Gardens
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Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Mayfield Gardens ©
Mayfield Gardens

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nights
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.
You've added Australian War Memorial, Old Parliament House, National Zoo and Aquarium, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 19th (Thu), explore the activities along Lake Burley Griffin and then examine the collection at Old Parliament House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Zoo and Aquarium, then get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, then hike along ANZAC Parade Walk, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St John the Baptist Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Canberra trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Jenolan Caves to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and flight; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Jenolan Caves in November, with highs in Canberra at 28°C and lows at 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Canberra

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
ANZAC Parade Walk
ANZAC Parade Walk
National Zoo and Aquarium ©
National Zoo and Aquarium

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Queen Street Mall and Boggo Road Gaol (Jail). Relax by the water at Dicky Beach and Moffat Beach. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Canberra to Brisbane takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Brisbane when traveling from Canberra in November, with lows around 21°C. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel to Lady Elliot Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Caloundra
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Dicky Beach ©
Dicky Beach
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) ©
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail)

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Lady Elliot Island

Lady Elliot Island ©
On the 24th (Tue), enjoy the sea views from Lady Elliot Island Lighthouse.

You can plan Lady Elliot Island trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Brisbane to Lady Elliot Island with the Route module. You will leave for home on the 25th (Wed).

Things to do in Lady Elliot Island

Historic Sites
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Lady Elliot Island Lighthouse ©
Lady Elliot Island Lighthouse

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