15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kathmandu
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
Broome
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
3
Margaret River
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  12​h 15​min
4
Canberra
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
5
Hobart
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Kathmandu

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.
Relax by the water at Trinity Beach and Palm Cove Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Rainforest Gems Gallery & Studio and Tolga Woodworks Gallery & Cafe. Venture out of the city with trips to Historic Village Herberton (in Herberton) and Australian Butterfly Sanctuary (in Kuranda). Spend the 4th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns day trip website .

Kathmandu, Nepal to Cairns is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, train, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kathmandu to Cairns is 4 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Kathmandu in June: highs in Cairns hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Tolga, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Historic Village Herberton, Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Historic Village Herberton ©
Historic Village Herberton
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

1
night
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum, look for gifts at The Courthouse Collection, browse the exhibits of Short St Gallery, then stop by The Sandalwood Gallery Broome, and finally kick back and relax at Cable Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Broome trip maker .

You can fly from Cairns to Broome in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairns to Broome, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cairns in June, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Broome: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Broome

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Point, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cowaramup Bay, and then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Treeton Fine Wood Studio, learn about winemaking at Stormflower Vineyard, take in the exciting artwork at Sensei Pots Art Gallery Yallingup, then look for gifts at Moon Haven Natural Products, then shop like a local with Jahroc Galleries, and finally look for gifts at Mukau Giftware & Gallery.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Margaret River journey maker app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Broome to Margaret River takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Margaret River

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Cowaramup, Sensei Pots Art Gallery Yallingup, Surfers Point, Stormflower Vineyard, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Cowaramup Bay ©
Cowaramup Bay
Sensei Pots Art Gallery Yallingup ©

1
night
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
On the 9th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Australia and then see the interesting displays at Old Parliament House.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Canberra trip itinerary builder website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Margaret River to Canberra in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Margaret River to Canberra due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Canberra can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums
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National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery
National Museum of Australia ©
National Museum of Australia

1
night
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Battery Point, then contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and finally contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary. On your second day here, engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, then admire the striking features of Richmond Gaol, and finally identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Hobart trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Canberra to Hobart in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Canberra in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Hobart, with lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Richmond Gaol, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Clovelly, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and then take a stroll through The Rocks.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Hobart to Sydney in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hobart in June, things will get a bit warmer in Sydney: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 15:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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