14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Lagos
Fly:  30​h
1
Katoomba
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Cairns
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Port Douglas
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  8​h 30​min
7
Perth
— 1 day
Fly:  26​h
End: Lagos

1
day
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
On the 3rd (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, stop by The Nook, then get great views at The Three Sisters, and finally don't miss a visit to Echo Point Lookout.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Katoomba road trip tool .

Lagos, Nigeria to Katoomba is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lagos to Katoomba is 9 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Lagos in February, with highs in Katoomba at 33°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

#Parks, #Nature, #Shopping

Side Trips

Leura, Gallery Blackheath
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

3
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sydney sightseeing website .

You can drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in February, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Neighborhoods
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning site .

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Melbourne when traveling from Sydney in February, with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 9:
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Melbourne Boat Hire ©
Melbourne Boat Hire
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, then identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, and finally explore and take pictures at Uluru.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in February; daily highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park reach 43°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Trails
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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 11th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cairns attractions planner .

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February, expect nights in Cairns to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

#Adventure, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 10 — 11:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas sightseeing website .

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In February, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Adventure, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 11 — 12:
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Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, then steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth trip planner .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Perth takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Port Douglas to Perth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Port Douglas in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Perth, with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 13:
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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