14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Hamilton Island
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
3
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Ayr
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 30​min
5
Brighton
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Dubai

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip planning app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 6 hours. In October, Sydney is much colder than Dubai - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hamilton Island.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden

1
night
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island ©
A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): play a few rounds at Hamilton Island Golf Club and then take in the waterfront activity at Hamilton Island Marina.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Hamilton Island trip maker site .

Getting from Sydney to Hamilton Island by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Sydney in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 25°C in Hamilton Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Hamilton Island

#Golf, #Outdoors, #Parks
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Hamilton Island Golf Club ©
Hamilton Island Golf Club
Hamilton Island Marina ©
Hamilton Island Marina

2
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.
On the 27th (Sat), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then trek along Esplanade Boardwalk.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns road trip planner .

You can fly from Hamilton Island to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In October in Cairns, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ayr.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

1
night
Ayr

Ayr
Ayr is a town and locality in the Shire of Burdekin, Queensland, Australia.GeographyAyr is located 88km south of Townsville on the Bruce Highway and 12km away from the (smaller) town of Home Hill. To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ayr tour itinerary builder site .

Explore your travel options from Cairns to Ayr with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Ayr can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You'll set off for Brighton on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in Ayr

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 28 — 29:

1
day
Brighton

Brighton ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, then engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and finally have fun at Tasmanian Hockey Centre.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Brighton trip itinerary maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ayr to Brighton. Traveling from Ayr in October, expect Brighton to be colder, temps between 20°C and 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Brighton

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Museums

Side Trip

Hobart
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

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 31st (Wed): hike along Kuniya Walk, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, and finally trek along Uluru Hiking Path. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and finally head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park visit planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Brighton to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. When traveling from Brighton in October, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole

2
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, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in November, expect nights in Melbourne to be slightly colder, around 11°C, while days are colder, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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