22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Ubud, Gianyar Regency
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
1
Cervantes
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Ningaloo
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Karijini National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  12​h
4
Purnululu National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 15​min
5
Katherine
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Darwin
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Kununurra
— 2 nights
Fly:  1​h 15​min
9
Broome
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Perth
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h
End: Ubud, Gianyar Regency

1
night
Cervantes

Cervantes ©
Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. On the 15th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Nambung National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Badgingarra National Park and then make a trip to Emu Downs Wind Farm.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Cervantes road trip planning website .

Ubud, Indonesia to Cervantes is an approximately 11-hour flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ningaloo.

Things to do in Cervantes

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Badgingarra National Park
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Nambung National Park ©
Nambung National Park
Badgingarra National Park ©
Badgingarra National Park
Emu Downs Wind Farm ©
Emu Downs Wind Farm

1
night
Ningaloo

Ningaloo ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): stroll through Mauritius Beach and then see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Reef. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park and then kick back and relax at Coral Bay Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ningaloo tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cervantes to Ningaloo. October in Ningaloo sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Ningaloo

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Coral Bay, Mauritius Beach
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Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Coral Bay Beach ©
Coral Bay Beach
Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park

1
day
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
On the 19th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Karijini National Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Hamersley Gorge.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Karijini National Park online travel route builder .

You can drive from Ningaloo to Karijini National Park in 7 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Purnululu National Park.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge

1
day
Purnululu National Park

Purnululu National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Purnululu National Park and then explore the striking landscape at Bungle Bungle Range.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Purnululu National Park trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Karijini National Park to Purnululu National Park in 21 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Purnululu National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Purnululu National Park ©
Purnululu National Park

2
nights
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Escape the urban bustle at Katherine Hot Springs and Edith Falls. Explore hidden gems such as Nitmiluk National Park and Katherine Outback Experience. There's lots more to do: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, explore the striking landscape at Katherine Gorge, and take in the exciting artwork at Top Didj Cultural Experience & Art Gallery.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Katherine trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Purnululu National Park to Katherine takes 12.5 hours. Traveling from Purnululu National Park to Katherine, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October in Katherine, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Katherine

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Katherine Hot Springs ©
Katherine Hot Springs
Nitmiluk National Park ©
Nitmiluk National Park
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. On the 24th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre and then explore the activities along Jim Jim Falls. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Nourlangie Rock, look for all kinds of wild species at Anbangbang Billabong, and then explore the striking landscape at Maguk Gorge.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) online attractions planner .

You can drive from Katherine to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Darwin.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Warradjan Cultural Centre ©
Warradjan Cultural Centre
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Anbangbang Billabong ©
Anbangbang Billabong

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.
On the 26th (Fri), make a trip to Magnetic Termite Mounds, take an in-depth tour of RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On your second day here, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at Territory Wildlife Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at East Point Reserve, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Darwin visit planner .

Drive from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Darwin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Darwin sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kununurra.

Things to do in Darwin

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

Magnetic Termite Mounds, Territory Wildlife Park
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Magnetic Termite Mounds ©
Magnetic Termite Mounds
Territory Wildlife Park ©
Territory Wildlife Park
East Point Reserve ©
East Point Reserve

2
nights
Kununurra

Kununurra ©
A visit to Kununurra will give you a true sense of the pioneering Australia spirit and the nomadic life.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Emma Gorge and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at El Questro Wilderness Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Ord River, then get engrossed in the history at Kununurra Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with Waringarri Aboriginal Arts, and finally take some stellar pictures from Kelly's Knob Lookout.

Find out how to plan Kununurra trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Darwin to Kununurra takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Darwin to Kununurra due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Darwin in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Kununurra, with highs around 45°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Kununurra

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Waringarri Aboriginal Arts ©
Waringarri Aboriginal Arts
Kununurra Museum ©
Kununurra Museum
Kelly's Knob Lookout ©
Kelly's Knob Lookout

2
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): kick back and relax at Roebuck Bay, then get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Broome Town Beach. On the 31st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catholic Diocese of Broome, then head outdoors with Staircase To The Moon, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady Queen of Peace Cathedral.

To see photos and more tourist information, use the Broome road trip app .

Fly from Kununurra to Broome in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Kununurra in October: highs in Broome hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay
Japanese Cemetery ©
Japanese Cemetery
Broome Town Beach ©
Broome Town Beach

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Get some historical perspective at The Fremantle Round House and St. Mary's Cathedral. Get in touch with nature at Rockingham Beach and City Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Silver Sands Beach (in Mandurah), Fremantle (Little Creatures & Norm wrightson hairway) and Old Blythewood (in Pinjarra). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Warnbro Beach and pause for some serene contemplation at St Patrick's Basilica.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Broome to Perth in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Broome in October, plan for little chillier days in Perth, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Fremantle, Warnbro Beach, City Beach, Old Blythewood, Silver Sands Beach
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City Beach ©
City Beach
Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach
Silver Sands Beach ©
Silver Sands Beach

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