22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Bondi
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  7​h 15​min
3
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h
4
Whitsunday Island
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 45​min
5
Cairns
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h
6
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Glasgow

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Australian National Maritime Museum. And it doesn't end there: trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip planning website .

Glasgow, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Glasgow to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Glasgow in April: highs in Sydney hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bondi.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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Bondi

Bondi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): kick back and relax at Tamarama Beach and then stroll through Bronte Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bondi trip planning app .

Bondi is just a stone's throw from Sydney. In April, daytime highs in Bondi are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Bondi

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Bronte Beach
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Bronte Beach ©
Bronte Beach
Tamarama Beach ©
Tamarama Beach

2
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Safaris. There's still lots to do: stroll through Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, tour the water at your own pace with Port Douglas Boat Hire, and enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Port Douglas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bondi to Port Douglas. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Bondi in April; daily highs in Port Douglas reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach

1
night
Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the activities along Hill Inlet and then kick back and relax at Whitehaven Beach.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Whitsunday Island route app .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Whitsunday Island in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Port Douglas in April, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Whitsunday Island. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven Beach

4
nights
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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Take a break from Cairns with a short trip to Palm Cove Beach in Palm Cove, about 32 minutes away. Spend the 20th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, view the masterpieces at Bones and Jones, enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral.

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You can fly from Whitsunday Island to Cairns in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Whitsunday Island in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Cairns, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Palm Cove
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Kids will appreciate attractions like Yellow Water and Anbangbang Billabong. Spend the 24th (Wed) exploring nature at Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Twin Falls, take in the dramatic natural features at Nourlangie Rock, don't miss a visit to Bardedjilidji Walk, and take in the pleasant sights at Yurmikmik Walks.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Cairns to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Twin Falls ©
Twin Falls
Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge ©
Jarrangbarnmi / Koolpin Gorge
Nanguluwur Art Site ©
Nanguluwur Art Site

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