14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  25​h
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Drive:  10​h 30​min
2
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Tampa

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get some cultural insight at Sydney Harbour Circle Walk and Anzac Memorial. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Nan Tien Temple (in Wollongong), Govetts Leap (in Blackheath) and Katoomba (The Giant Stairway & Wentworth Falls). There's lots more to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour, examine the collection at Hyde Park Barracks Museum, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, and admire the masterpieces at Customs House.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sydney journey planner.

Tampa, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Tampa to Sydney, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Tampa in August: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 66°F and lows are around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Katoomba, Govetts Leap, Nan Tien Temple
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The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel) and Albert Street Uniting Church. Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) and Queensland Museum & Sciencentre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Daisy Hill Conservation Park (in Daisy Hill) and Springbrook National Park (in Springbrook). Spend the 24th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Anglican Cathedral, examine the collection at Opal Museum, let little ones run wild at Downfall Creek Bushland Centre, and look for gifts at Noosa Chocolate Factory.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brisbane trip maker app .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In August in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Daisy Hill Conservation Park, Springbrook National Park
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Springbrook National Park ©
Springbrook National Park
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail) ©
Boggo Road Gaol (Jail)

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