17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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17 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Newcastle
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Angaston
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h
5
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through The Rocks, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sydney attractions planner .

New Delhi, India to Sydney is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from New Delhi in October, with highs in Sydney at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Newcastle.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

2
nights
Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): go for a walk through Newcastle Memorial Walk, then kick back and relax at Newcastle Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nobbys Beach. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Zenith Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Tomaree Head.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Newcastle trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Newcastle takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Sydney in October, plan for little chillier nights in Newcastle, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Newcastle

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Shoal Bay
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Newcastle Beach ©
Newcastle Beach
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Nobbys Beach ©
Nobbys Beach

2
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at The Cedars, then stop by Leathersmith and Bush Gallery, then admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market. Keep things going the next day: catch a live event at Adelaide Oval, take an in-depth tour of South Australian Museum, then stroll through Adelaide Zoo, and finally contemplate the long history of Old Gum Tree Reserve.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Newcastle to Adelaide takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Angaston.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Old Gum Tree Reserve
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market

3
nights
Angaston

Angaston ©
Angaston is a town on the eastern side of the Barossa Valley in South Australia, 77 km northeast of Adelaide. Take a break from Angaston with a short trip to Domain Day Cellar Door in Williamstown, about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards, look for gifts at Thorn-Clarke Wines, and identify plant and animal life at Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Angaston itinerary planner .

Drive from Adelaide to Angaston in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Angaston can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Angaston

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Greenock, Tanunda, Seppeltsfield, Flaxman Wines, Wolf Blass
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, browse the collection at State Library of Victoria, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne route maker tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Angaston to Melbourne. Traveling from Angaston in November, expect nights in Melbourne to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Food Tours

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