22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
St Kilda
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Bondi
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
4
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
5
Byron Bay
— 4 nights
+3
bus + train + foot + Fly:  29​h
End: Manchester

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Adelaide Oval and Old Gum Tree Reserve. Take a break from the city and head to Cleland Wildlife Park and Hallett Cove Conservation Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Adelaide: Aldinga Scrub Conservation Park (in Aldinga Beach), Deep Creek Conservation Park (in Delamere) and Port Noarlunga (Port Noarlunga Reef & Onkaparinga River National Park). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Softfoot, admire the masterpieces at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery, do a tasting at McLaren Vale III Associates, and let the kids burn off some steam at Oaklands Wetland.

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Manchester, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Manchester to Adelaide, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manchester in November, plan for much hotter days in Adelaide, with highs around 28°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Port Noarlunga, Old Gum Tree Reserve, McLaren Vale III Associates, Deep Creek Conservation Park, Gorge Wildlife Park
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

3
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Visit St. Kilda Beach and Catani Gardens for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Damper Creek Reserve and Valley Reserve. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St Kilda: Ricketts Point Marine Sanctuary (in Beaumaris) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Glen Iris Park Wetlands, take a peaceful walk through Malvern Urban Forest, appreciate the history behind The Sun & The Moon Sculpture - Paul Juraszek, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Peter's Catholic Church Toorak.

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You can fly from Adelaide to St Kilda in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in St Kilda, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bondi.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Malvern, Mount Waverley, St Peter's Catholic Church Toorak, Jewish Holocaust Centre, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Damper Creek Reserve ©
Damper Creek Reserve
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

1
night
Bondi

Bondi ©
On the 7th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Vaucluse House, take in nature's colorful creations at Sam Fiszman Park, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bronte Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Tamarama Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bondi road trip planning tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from St Kilda to Bondi. Traveling from St Kilda in December, Bondi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Bondi

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bronte Beach, Vaucluse House
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Bronte Beach ©
Bronte Beach
Vaucluse House ©
Vaucluse House
Tamarama Beach ©
Tamarama Beach

6
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.
Relax by the water at Manly Beach and Clovelly Beach. Get outdoors at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Bondi Beach. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Katoomba (Wentworth Falls & Canyoning & Rappelling Tours). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, look for all kinds of wild species at North Head Sanctuary, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip app .

Sydney is just a short distance from Bondi. In December in Sydney, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Byron Bay.

Things to do in Sydney

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Katoomba, North Head Sanctuary
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
nights
Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Tropical Fruit World. Popular historic sites such as Cape Byron Lighthouse and Fingal Head Lighthouse are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Byron Bay side-trips: Watersports Guru (in Kingscliff), Bundjalung National Park (in Evans Head) and Whian Whian State Conservation Area (in Whian Whian). There's lots more to do: get great views at Pat Morton Lookout, look for all kinds of wild species at Broken Head Nature Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at Jules Hunt Studio Gallery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Byron Walking Track.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Byron Bay tour planner.

Getting from Sydney to Byron Bay by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Byron Bay sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Kingscliff, Whian Whian State Conservation Area, Pat Morton Lookout, Fingal Head Lighthouse, Broken Head Nature Reserve
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 17:
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Watersports Guru ©
Watersports Guru
Cape Byron Lighthouse ©
Cape Byron Lighthouse
Bundjalung National Park ©
Bundjalung National Park

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