17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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17 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  18​h
1
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Blowhole Beach and Carrickalinga Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: Morgan Beach (in Cape Jervis), Horseshoe Bay (in Port Elliot) and Clare (Sevenhill Cellars & Crabtree Watervale Wines). Dedicate the 13th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's more to do: learn about winemaking at Rockford Winery.

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New Delhi, India to Adelaide is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Adelaide is 4 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Adelaide. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Clare, Blowhole Beach, Morgan Beach, Carrickalinga Beach, Horseshoe Bay
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Sevenhill Cellars ©
Sevenhill Cellars
Rockford Winery ©
Rockford Winery

3
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Eastern Beach Reserve and Rye Ocean Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Gunnamatta Beach in Fingal (about 1h 25 min away). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and enjoy breathtaking views from Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne online road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Adelaide in February, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Melbourne. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Eastern Beach Reserve, Rye Ocean Beach, Gunnamatta Beach
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Balloon Rides
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Gunnamatta Beach ©
Gunnamatta Beach

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): kick back and relax at Greenmount Beach, kick back and relax at Coolangatta Beach, and then explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Kirra Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kurrawa Beach, and then enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Climb.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Gold Coast vacation maker .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Gold Coast takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in February since evenings lows in Gold Coast dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Greenmount Beach ©
Greenmount Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take a stroll through The Rocks, make a trip to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Sydney vacation website .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

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

3
nights
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then stroll through Kingston Beach, and then get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hobart online trip itinerary maker .

Fly from Sydney to Hobart in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sydney in February, with highs in Hobart at 26°C and lows at 14°C. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Kingston Beach, Puddleduck Vineyard, Seven Mile Beach
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Sullivans Cove ©
Sullivans Cove
Puddleduck Vineyard ©
Puddleduck Vineyard

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