23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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23 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Krakow
Fly:  29​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Adelaide
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Greenock
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h
5
Kakadu National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h
6
Darwin
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
7
Wonga Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
10
Alice Springs
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 45​min
11
Perth
— 1 night
Fly:  25​h
End: Krakow


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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner .

Krakow, Poland to Sydney is an approximately 29-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 9 hours. Traveling from Krakow in October, expect Sydney to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, stroll through Melbourne Zoo, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner .

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in October: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 24°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

1
night
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.
On the 24th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum, and then get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum.

Plan my day in Adelaide using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Greenock.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Parks
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Migration Museum
Migration Museum
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

2
nights
Greenock

Greenock ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): do a tasting at Kalleske Wines, then do a tasting at Murray Street Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Seppeltsfield, and finally indulge your taste buds at Domain Day Cellar Door.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Greenock trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Greenock takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Greenock can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Kakadu National Park.

Things to do in Greenock

Wineries

Side Trips

Domain Day Cellar Door, Seppeltsfield
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield
Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines

2
nights
Kakadu National Park

Kakadu National Park ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Mirrai Lookout, then take in the dramatic natural features at Maguk Gorge, and then steep yourself in history at Nourlangie Rock.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kakadu National Park tour builder website .

Explore your travel options from Greenock to Kakadu National Park with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for the bus ride to Darwin.

Things to do in Kakadu National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Yellow Water ©
Yellow Water
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock
Mirrai Lookout ©
Mirrai Lookout

1
night
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.
To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Darwin online trip maker .

You can take a bus from Kakadu National Park to Darwin in 4 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Darwin can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Wonga Beach.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums
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1
night
Wonga Beach

Wonga Beach ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Elizas Gallery and then enjoy the sand and surf at Wonga Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Wonga Beach tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Darwin to Wonga Beach with the Route module. In October, Wonga Beach is little chillier than Darwin - with highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Wonga Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Elizas Gallery
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Elizas Gallery ©
Elizas Gallery

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.
Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 31st (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, get out on two wheels at Trail Bike Adventures, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Cairns trip app .

You can drive from Wonga Beach to Cairns in 1.5 hours. In October in Cairns, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta 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
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, get advice or help at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then hike along Kuniya Walk, and finally admire all the interesting features of Uluru.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park day trip planning site .

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cairns in November: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

few
hours
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
On the 4th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary.

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

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In November in Alice Springs, expect temperatures between 40°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary

1
night
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth holiday site .

Traveling by flight from Alice Springs to Perth takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Alice Springs to Perth. Traveling from Alice Springs in November, expect Perth to be a bit cooler, temps between 33°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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