14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kids will enjoy Royal Botanic Gardens and Old Melbourne Gaol. And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, get your game on at Viri VR, take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne attractions planning app .

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Balloon Rides
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens

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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Hyde Park Barracks Museum make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Manly Beach, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, have some family-friendly fun at Golf in the City, and catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, read Sydney online travel planner .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in May; daily highs in Sydney reach 24°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): laugh and play at Sea World Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, then stroll through Surfers Paradise Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Gold Coast road trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Safaris. Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas (in Port Douglas) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove). There's more to do: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Cairns online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Cairns takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, Cairns is a bit warmer than Gold Coast - with highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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