14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Dallas
+2
tram + foot + Fly:  19​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Wollongong
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
3
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Dallas

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney visit planning app .

Dallas, USA to Sydney is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 16 hours traveling from Dallas to Sydney. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dallas in November, with highs in Sydney at 77°F and lows at 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can go by car to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden

1
night
Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Jamberoo Action Park and then take some stellar pictures from Bald Hill Lookout & Hang Gliding Spot.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Wollongong holiday maker app .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Wollongong takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Wollongong, with lows of 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Wollongong

#Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bald Hill Lookout, Jamberoo Action Park
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Jamberoo Action Park ©
Jamberoo Action Park
Bald Hill Lookout ©
Bald Hill Lookout

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.
Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach) and Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford). And it doesn't end there: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane online day trip planner .

You can fly from Wollongong to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Wollongong in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Brisbane, with lows around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Sea World Theme Park, Warner Bros. Movie World
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Safaris (in Port Douglas) and Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 16th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral, and have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Cairns trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Brisbane to Cairns by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in November, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 87°F and lows about 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Safaris
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

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