15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  30​h
1
Lord Howe Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Buenos Aires

2
nights
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Family-friendly places like Ned's Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling will thrill your kids. Visiting Lagoon Beach and Lord Howe Island Golf Club will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Gower, get a new perspective on nature at Lord Howe Island Museum, trek along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, and take in the dramatic natural features at Ball's Pyramid.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lord Howe Island online holiday planner .

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Lord Howe Island is an approximately 30-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 13 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Lord Howe Island. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

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.
Get in touch with nature at Manly Beach and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Clovelly. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. February in Sydney sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

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Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

3
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Kata Tjuta and Mutitjulu Waterhole. Do some cultural sightseeing at Uluru and Valley of the Winds. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, hike along Kuniya Walk, take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light, and stroll through Uluru Hiking Path.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Sydney in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Melbourne Museum. Visiting Melbourne Boat Hire and Balloon Rides will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the striking features of Royal Exhibition Building, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and make a trip to Shrine of Remembrance.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February; daily highs in Melbourne reach 32°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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