22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Bratislava
bus + Fly:  23​h
1
Albany
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Margaret River
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15​h 15​min
3
Coonawarra
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8​h
4
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  27​h
End: Bratislava

2
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Albany's Historic Whaling Station and National Anzac Centre. Explore hidden gems such as Greens Pool and The Gap and Natural Bridge. Take a break from Albany with a short trip to Forest Hill Vineyard in Denmark, about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cosy Corner Beach, and admire the striking features of The Church of Saint John the Evangelist.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Albany visit planning website .

Bratislava, Slovakia to Albany is an approximately 23-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Western Standard Time is 7 hours. In April, Albany is somewhat warmer than Bratislava - with highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Beaches Museums

Side Trips

Denmark, Cosy Corner Beach
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National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

4
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
You'll get in some beach time at Meelup Beach and Cowaramup Bay. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Cape Grace Wines. Get out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Ngilgi Cave (in Yallingup) and Jewel Cave (in Augusta). There's lots more to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, do a tasting at McHenry Hohnen Vintners, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Point, and explore the fascinating underground world of Lake Cave.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Margaret River trip planner .

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Coonawarra.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Boranup, Augusta, Cowaramup Bay, Cape Grace Wines, McLeod Creek Wines
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Gnarabup Beach ©
Gnarabup Beach
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay

2
nights
Coonawarra

Coonawarra ©
Coonawarra is a small town north of Penola in South Australia. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Menzies Wine Room & Retreat and Parker Coonawarra Estate. Discover out-of-the-way places like Penley Estate and Leconfield Coonawarra. It doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Bellwether.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Coonawarra online road trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Margaret River to Coonawarra. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Margaret River to Coonawarra due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Coonawarra

Wineries
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Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate
DiGiorgio Family Wines ©
DiGiorgio Family Wines
Wynns Coonawarra Estate ©
Wynns Coonawarra Estate

1
night
Coles Bay

Coles Bay ©
Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout, stroll through Coles Bay Jetty, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: get interesting insight from Tours, then look for all kinds of wild species at East Coast Natureworld, and then learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay road trip website .

Explore your travel options from Coonawarra to Coles Bay with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Bicheno, Coles Bay Jetty, Gala Estate Vineyard
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, explore the world behind art at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock, then see the interesting displays at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hobart online attractions planner .

You can drive from Coles Bay to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park, steep yourself in history at St. Mary's Cathedral, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bronte Beach. Keep things going the next day: look and learn at Sydney Observatory, trek along Manly Scenic Walkway, then kick back and relax at Shelly Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Hobart in April: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Bronte Beach, Balmoral Beach, Mosman
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Bronte Beach ©
Bronte Beach
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Tue), explore the world behind art at Gallery of Modern Art, then get great views at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, then explore and take pictures at Suncorp Stadium, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums
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Gallery of Modern Art ©
Gallery of Modern Art
Suncorp Stadium
Suncorp Stadium

2
nights
Cairns

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Trinity Beach and Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Palm Cove (Spas & Palm Cove Beach) and Agincourt Reef (in Port Douglas). Spend the 23rd (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns route planner.

Getting from Brisbane to Cairns by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in April; daily highs in Cairns reach 34°C and lows reach 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Agincourt Reef
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Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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