15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + bus:  19​h 15​min
1
Margaret River
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Albany
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h
3
Kangaroo Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  10​h 30​min
4
Port Campbell
— 1 night
+3
bus + train + bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 day
Fly + shuttle:  5​h 45​min
6
Port Douglas
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Tue), learn about winemaking at McLeod Creek Wines, explore the fascinating underground world of Jewel Cave, then explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave, and finally indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Point, then explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

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Bengaluru, India to Margaret River is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Bengaluru to Margaret River, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trips

Boranup, McLeod Creek Wines, Jewel Cave, Surfers Point
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Food Tours
Surfers Point ©
Surfers Point
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave

2
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
On the 25th (Thu), see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre, stroll through Greens Pool, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cosy Corner Beach. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at The Gap and Natural Bridge, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Middleton Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kalgan River.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Albany trip planner .

You can drive from Margaret River to Albany in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Albany can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Greens Pool, Cosy Corner Beach
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 26:
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Little Beach ©
Little Beach
Cosy Corner Beach ©
Cosy Corner Beach
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool

1
night
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, then identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, and then kick back and relax at Stokes Beach. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Flinders Chase National Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kangaroo Island trip site .

You can fly from Albany to Kangaroo Island in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Albany to Kangaroo Island due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

1
night
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge, then admire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge, then explore the striking landscape at Twelve Apostles, and finally identify plant and animal life at Gibsons Steps. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Port Campbell online visit planner .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Kangaroo Island to Port Campbell takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Twelve Apostles
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Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): trek along Kuniya Walk, then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, then trek along Uluru Hiking Path, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Port Campbell to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

1
night
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
On the 2nd (Thu), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, then stroll through Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Mossman Gorge.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in May: high temperatures in Port Douglas hover around 32°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, then kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cairns trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In May in Cairns, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. You will leave for home on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Palm Cove Beach
Find places to stay May 3 — 6:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

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