21 days in Australia Itinerary

21 days in Australia Itinerary

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21 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  14​h
1
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Bundaberg
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  5​h
3
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Darwin
— 2 nights
plane:  5​h 30​min
5
Fremantle
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
6
Port Lincoln
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary has been added to your itinerary.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Brisbane route planner .

Los Angeles, USA to Brisbane is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Brisbane is 18 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in September; daily highs in Brisbane reach 75°F and lows reach 55°F. You will leave for Bundaberg on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Brisbane

Wildlife Parks
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

2
nights
Bundaberg

Bundaberg ©
Bundaberg is a city in Bundaberg Region, Queensland, Australia. You've now added Lady Musgrave Experience to your itinerary. On the next day, get up close to creatures of the deep with Lady Musgrave Experience.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bundaberg route tool .

Getting from Brisbane to Bundaberg by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Bundaberg are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. You'll set off for Port Douglas on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Bundaberg

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Lady Musgrave Experience ©
Lady Musgrave Experience

3
nights
Port Douglas

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Four Mile Beach as well as Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Port Douglas online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Bundaberg to Port Douglas takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Bundaberg in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Port Douglas, with lows of 68°F. On the 4th (Fri), you'll travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Adventure Wildlife
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Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises ©
Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises

2
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mindil Beach as well as Wave Lagoon. On the 4th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mindil Beach. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Crocosaurus Cove and then cool off at Wave Lagoon.

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Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Darwin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Port Douglas in October, with highs in Darwin at 92°F and lows at 75°F. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to Fremantle.

Things to do in Darwin

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife
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Wave Lagoon ©
Wave Lagoon
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove

3
nights
Fremantle

Fremantle ©
Settled by colonists and convicts in 1829, Fremantle has transformed its infamous historical buildings into cultural centers.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rainbow Sea Container as well as Rottnest Express. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): kick back and relax at Rockingham Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): pedal to the sights with Rottnest Express.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Fremantle travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Darwin to Fremantle in 46 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Darwin, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Fremantle, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 51°F. You will have some time to spend on the 9th (Wed) before leaving for Port Lincoln.

Things to do in Fremantle

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Rockingham Beach
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Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach
Rainbow Sea Container ©
Rainbow Sea Container

2
nights
Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln ©
Primarily a marine industry town, Port Lincoln has about as many marina trawlers and grain silos as luxury yachts.
Calypso Star Charters has been added to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Port Lincoln route website .

Traveling by flight from Fremantle to Port Lincoln takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Fremantle to Port Lincoln is 1 hour. On the 11th (Fri), you're off toMelbourne.

Things to do in Port Lincoln

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Calypso Star Charters ©
Calypso Star Charters

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Escape Discovery Adventures, Melbourne Urban Adventures and Queen Victoria Market.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Port Lincoln to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 47°F at night. On the 14th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 14:
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Queen Victoria Market ©
Queen Victoria Market
Escape Discovery Adventures ©
Escape Discovery Adventures
Melbourne Urban Adventures ©
Melbourne Urban Adventures

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