15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Plattsburgh
Fly:  37​h
1
Bloomfield
— 2 nights
Travel:  5​h
2
Lizard Island
— 1 night
Travel:  6​h 15​min
3
Mossman
— 1 day
Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Plattsburgh

2
nights
Bloomfield

Bloomfield ©
You'll get in some beach time at Thornton Beach and Cape Tribulation Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness and Daintree National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Myall Beach in Cape Tribulation (about 36 minutes away).

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bloomfield journey builder website .

Plattsburgh, USA to Bloomfield is an approximately 37-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) is 15 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lizard Island.

Things to do in Bloomfield

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Cape Tribulation
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Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Thornton Beach ©
Thornton Beach
Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach

1
night
Lizard Island

Lizard Island
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the gorgeous colors at No Name Reef and then explore the striking landscape at Cod Hole.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lizard Island trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Bloomfield to Lizard Island with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mossman.

Things to do in Lizard Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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1
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Mossman

Mossman ©
Mossman is a town and a locality in Far North Queensland, Australia, on the Mossman River. On the 6th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Kuku yalanji cultural heritage beach walk, learn about winemaking at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kuku Yalanji Dreamtime, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Mossman Gorge.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mossman travel planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lizard Island to Mossman. In March in Mossman, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Mossman

Parks Wildlife Wineries

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge, Kuku yalanji cultural heritage beach walk
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Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery ©
Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery

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.
Shrine of Remembrance and Old Melbourne Gaol will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Melbourne Museum and National Gallery of Victoria. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, look for all kinds of wild species at Trin Warren Tam-boore, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Melbourne journey planner.

Explore your travel options from Mossman to Melbourne with the Route module. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Mossman in March: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 78°F and lows are around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Australian National Maritime Museum. Visiting Manly Beach and Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, and stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the 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. Traveling from Melbourne in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of 66°F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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