19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
+3
bus + foot + Fly + shuttle:  11​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Lord Howe Island
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Visiting Ubirr and Maguk Gorge will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Nourlangie Rock and Warradjan Cultural Centre. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Yellow Water and explore the striking landscape at Nanguluwur Art Site.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) day trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) is 1 hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

2
nights
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.
Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Mossman Gorge. Spend the 28th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's more to do: stroll through Four Mile Beach and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas.

Before you visit Port Douglas, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Mossman Gorge Centre
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach

1
night
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): get a new perspective on nature at Lord Howe Island Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoon Beach, and then stroll through Ned's Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Gower and then trek along Lord Howe Island Walking Trails.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lord Howe Island driving holiday planner .

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Lord Howe Island in 7.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 31:
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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails ©
Lord Howe Island Walking Trails

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum. You'll get in some beach time at Bondi Beach and Camp Cove. There's much more to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 3:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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.
Get in touch with nature at St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Zoo. Visit Old Melbourne Gaol and St. Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Shrine of Remembrance.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

2
nights
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 7th (Wed): hike along Uluru Hiking Path, then get advice or help at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, take in the dramatic natural features at Kata Tjuta, and then get outside with Walpa Gorge.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park journey maker tool .

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are warmer (41°C), and nights are a bit warmer (22°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): kick back and relax at Trinity Beach and then explore and take pictures at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Cairns driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in November, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Cairns: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Trinity Beach
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

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