17 days in Sydney, Alice Springs & Perth Itinerary

17 days in Sydney, Alice Springs & Perth Itinerary

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17 days in Sydney, Alice Springs & Perth Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Alice Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Perth
— 7 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Glasgow

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Glasgow, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Glasgow to Sydney. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Glasgow in September, with highs in Sydney at 25°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

3
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Alice Springs is known for wildlife, museums, historic sites, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Gillen.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Alice Springs online travel route builder .

Getting from Sydney to Alice Springs by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in September, expect nights in Alice Springs to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Tours
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Walking tours
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

7
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah), Fremantle (The Shipwreck Galleries, Fremantle Prison, & more) and Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, get your game on at The Nostalgia Box Museum, and steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Perth trip builder app .

Getting from Alice Springs to Perth by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Alice Springs to Perth, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Alice Springs in September: highs in Perth hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Fremantle, The Goods Shed, Caversham Wildlife Park, Nosh Gourmet Food & Gifts, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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