19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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19 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
+4
bus + foot + bus + Fly + shuttle:  11​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cape Tribulation
— 3 nights
bus:  3​h
4
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
6
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Dubai

3
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Do some cultural sightseeing at Maguk Gorge and Ubirr. Visiting Nourlangie Rock and Cahills Crossing will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre, make a trip to Mirrai Lookout, look for all kinds of wild species at Anbangbang Billabong, and explore the activities along Jim Jim Falls.

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

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Dubai to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Jim Jim Falls ©
Jim Jim Falls
Yellow Water ©
Yellow Water
Ubirr ©
Ubirr

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.
Kids will enjoy Scuba & Snorkeling and Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas. Visiting Safaris and Mossman Gorge will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Port Douglas trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Port Douglas takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Mossman Gorge
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach

3
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Visit Myall Beach and Cape Tribulation Beach for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness and Dubuji Boardwalk. Spend the 15th (Mon) exploring nature at Daintree National Park. It doesn't end there: experience rural life at Cape Trib Farm.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Cape Tribulation road trip site .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Dubuji Boardwalk ©
Dubuji Boardwalk
Cape Trib Farm ©
Cape Trib Farm

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Scuba & Snorkeling and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Next up on the itinerary: tour the water at your own pace with Shaolin Junk Cruises and let little ones run wild at Muddy's Playground.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cairns vacation planner .

You can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, ferry, and shuttle; or drive. In July in Cairns, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): get advice or help at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, and finally stroll through Kuniya Walk. On your second day here, get outside with Walpa Gorge, then explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta, and then hike along Uluru Hiking Path.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Cairns in July, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are cooler (4°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Australian Centre for Photography, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and finally catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sydney day trip planner.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 9°C. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

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