19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Maroochydore
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Hervey Bay
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
6
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
7
Robe
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Port Fairy
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Sorrento
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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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, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planning website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Melbourne. In November in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

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

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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.
Step out of Gold Coast with an excursion to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane--about 1h 30 min away. Spend the 7th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, stroll through Surfers Paradise Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Observation Deck, and get outside with Pelican Feeding.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Gold Coast journey planning app .

Getting from Melbourne to Gold Coast by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in November; daily highs in Gold Coast reach 30°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Maroochydore.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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nights
Maroochydore

Maroochydore ©
Maroochydore is an urban centre on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Mooloolaba Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Maroochydore Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Maroochydore trip planner.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Maroochydore takes 2.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Maroochydore are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. On the 11th (Mon), you'll travel to Hervey Bay.

Things to do in Maroochydore

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mooloolaba Beach
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Maroochydore Beach ©
Maroochydore Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach

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Hervey Bay

With the largest population in the Fraser Coast Region, Hervey Bay is a hub of activity.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the landscape on two wheels at Esplanade, then stop by Harbour Gift Gallery, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Hervey Bay holiday site .

Traveling by car from Maroochydore to Hervey Bay takes 3 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Hervey Bay can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Hervey Bay

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Esplanade ©
Esplanade
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get outside with Walpa Gorge, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and then explore the striking landscape at Uluru. On the next day, admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and then get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Hervey Bay to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Hervey Bay, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia and then admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Adelaide visit site .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Adelaide takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in November, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Adelaide: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Robe.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Parks Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

1
night
Robe

Robe ©
Robe is a town and fishing port located in the Limestone Coast of South Australia. On the 18th (Mon), look for gifts at Mahalia Coffee, kick back and relax at Robe Beach, then make a trip to Robe Fishermen's Memorial, and finally don't miss a visit to Cape Dombey Obelisk.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Robe travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Robe takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Robe

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

The Big Lobster
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Mahalia Coffee ©
Mahalia Coffee
Robe Town Brewery ©
Robe Town Brewery
Cape Dombey Obelisk ©
Cape Dombey Obelisk

1
night
Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): do a tasting at Basalt Wines, step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, then enjoy the sea views from Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Port Fairy Public Cemetery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Port Fairy trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Robe to Port Fairy takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Basalt Wines
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Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Basalt Wines ©
Basalt Wines

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night
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Apollo Bay journey website .

Traveling by car from Port Fairy to Apollo Bay takes 3 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Thu) before leaving for Sorrento.
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 21:
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Mariners Lookout ©
Mariners Lookout

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hours
Sorrento

Sorrento ©
For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Sorrento online itinerary builder .

Getting from Apollo Bay to Sorrento by car takes about 3.5 hours. November in Sorrento sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sorrento

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Point Lonsdale Lighthouse
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Manyung Gallery Sorrento ©
Manyung Gallery Sorrento
Point Lonsdale Lighthouse ©
Point Lonsdale Lighthouse

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