22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  32​h
1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 30​min
2
Cooktown
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  8​h
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
George Town
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
St Marys
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
9
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Jerusalem

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ubirr and Injalak Arts & Crafts Association. Get some cultural insight at Nourlangie Rock and Yellow Water. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre, take in the dramatic natural features at Maguk Gorge, don't miss a visit to Mirrai Lookout, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cahills Crossing.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Jabiru vacation planning app .

Jerusalem, Israel to Jabiru is an approximately 32-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Jerusalem to Jabiru. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cooktown.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kakadu National Park, Injalak Arts
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 9:
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Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock
Warradjan Cultural Centre ©
Warradjan Cultural Centre

1
day
Cooktown

Cooktown ©
Cooktown is a small town and locality in the Shire of Cook, Queensland, Australia. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Cooktown History Centre, stroll the grounds of Cooktown War Memorial, then view the masterpieces at Kuku Bulkaway Aboriginal Art Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at James Cook Museum, and finally enjoy the sea views from Grassy Hill.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cooktown trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Jabiru to Cooktown. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cooktown

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 11:
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Grassy Hill ©
Grassy Hill
James Cook Museum ©
James Cook Museum
Cooktown War Memorial ©
Cooktown War Memorial

1
night
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 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, hike along Kuniya Walk, take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and finally hike along Uluru Hiking Path. On your second day here, head outdoors with Walpa Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park itinerary planning site .

Explore your travel options from Cooktown to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in November, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Helicopter Tours
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 12:
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Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru ©
Uluru

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Shrine of Remembrance and Old Melbourne Gaol will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Gallery of Victoria and Immigration Museum. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, pause for some serene contemplation at Scots Church, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 15:
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

2
nights
George Town

George Town ©
George Town is a large town in north-east Tasmania, on the eastern bank of the mouth of the Tamar River. On the 16th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Bass Strait Maritime Centre, then examine the collection at House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate, then take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tamar Valley Art Shack. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Bass & Flinders Centre, learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, then see the interesting displays at George Town Watch House, then enjoy the sea views from The Low Head Lighthouse, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mt George Lookout.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read George Town visit planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Melbourne to George Town. Traveling from Melbourne in November, expect George Town to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in George Town

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, The Low Head Lighthouse, House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate, Bass Strait Maritime Centre, Tamar Valley Art Shack
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 17:
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Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate ©
Bass & Flinders Centre ©
Bass & Flinders Centre

2
nights
Launceston

Launceston ©
Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 18th (Sun), examine the collection at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, explore the world behind art at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, then get a taste of the local shopping with Deloraine Creative Studios, and finally admire the masterpieces at Deloraine & Districts Folk Museum. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Entally Estate, view the masterpieces at John Temple Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, then contemplate the long history of Woolmers Estate, and finally steep yourself in history at Brickendon Colonial Farm Village.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Launceston trip planner .

Traveling by car from George Town to Launceston takes an hour. In November, daily temperatures in Launceston can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to St Marys.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Longford, Deloraine, Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, John Temple Gallery
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©
National Automobile Museum of Tasmania ©
Brickendon Colonial Farm Village ©
Brickendon Colonial Farm Village

1
night
St Marys

St Marys ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Madd=Mudd Studio Gallery, then shop like a local with Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery, then examine the collection at St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers, and finally relax in the rural setting at Seaview Farm.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the St Marys route planning tool .

Getting from Launceston to St Marys by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in St Marys are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in St Marys

Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers ©
St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers
Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery ©
Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery

2
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
On the 21st (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then examine the collection at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, then steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Hammer and Hand Metal Gallery, steep yourself in history at Salamanca Arts Centre, admire the masterpieces at Lady Franklin Gallery, then admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol, and finally contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Hobart online travel route builder .

You can drive from St Marys to Hobart in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Richmond Gaol
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Hobart Convict Penitentiary ©
Hobart Convict Penitentiary

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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.
Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Museum of Sydney are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Australian National Maritime Museum and Hyde Park Barracks Museum. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, get engrossed in the history at The Rocks Discovery Museum, explore the world behind art at White Rabbit Gallery, and take in the exciting artwork at Brett Whiteley Studio.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sydney trip builder site .

You can fly from Hobart to Sydney in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hobart in November; daily highs in Sydney reach 29°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Hyde Park Barracks Museum ©
Hyde Park Barracks Museum

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