23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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23 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Linz
Fly:  31​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Blue Mountains National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Torquay
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Werribee
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Linz

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Rocks and Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk. Escape the urban bustle at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Dolphin & Whale Watching. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Cronulla Beach Walk (in Cronulla), Wollongong (Wollongong Head Lighthouse & Nan Tien Temple) and Bald Hill Lookout (in Stanwell Tops). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, identify plant and animal life at North Head Sanctuary, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Sydney Harbour Circle Walk.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip builder site .

Linz, Austria to Sydney is an approximately 31-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Linz to Sydney due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wollongong, Cronulla Beach Walk, Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, North Head Sanctuary, Bald Hill Lookout
Find places to stay Sep 26 — Oct 1:
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Historical Aircraft Restoration Society ©

3
nights
Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
This is the official community page for Blue Mountains National Park. Escape the urban bustle at The National Pass and Overcliff-Undercliff Track. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pulpit Rock Lookout and Grand Canyon track. Step out of Blue Mountains National Park with an excursion to Glen Davis Ruins in Glen Davis--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Horseshoe Falls Walk, take some stellar pictures from Anvil Rock Lookout, admire the sheer force of South Lawson Waterfall Circuit, and explore and take pictures at Lincoln's Rock.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Blue Mountains National Park trip itinerary builder site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park. Traveling from Sydney in October, Blue Mountains National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

South Lawson Waterfall Circuit, Cathedral of Ferns Walk, Glen Davis Ruins
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 4:
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Pulpit Rock Lookout ©
Pulpit Rock Lookout
Grand Canyon track ©
Grand Canyon track

3
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.
Visit St. David's Cathedral and St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church for their historical value. Take a break from the city and head to Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and The Neck. When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Cape Raoul in Port Arthur, approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hobart Full Gospel Central Church, take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock, and explore the striking landscape of Hartz Mountains National Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Blue Mountains National Park to Hobart. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Blue Mountains National Park in October, with highs in Hobart at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, Cape Raoul, The Neck, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Hartz Mountains National Park
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 7:
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Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
The Neck ©
The Neck
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Popular historic sites such as St. Patrick's Cathedral and Main Street are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like St Paul's Cathedral and Point Nepean National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: William Ricketts Sanctuary (in Mount Dandenong), Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale) and Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, get a sense of history and politics at Parliament House of Victoria, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hanging Rock Reserve.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne sightseeing app .

Getting from Hobart to Melbourne by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Panorama Garden Estate, Main Street, Point Nepean National Park, William Ricketts Sanctuary, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
William Ricketts Sanctuary ©
William Ricketts Sanctuary
Point Nepean National Park ©
Point Nepean National Park

3
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Bells Beach and Geelong Adventure Specialists. Step out of the city life by going to The Great Ocean Road and Point Addis Marine National Park. Change things up with a short trip to Point Lonsdale Lighthouse in Point Lonsdale (about 40 minutes away). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Taylor Park, examine the collection at Australian National Surfing Museum, stroll around Torquay Foreshore Play Park, and take in the exciting artwork at Surfcoastimages Gallery.

You can plan Torquay trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Torquay takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Torquay sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Werribee.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Point Lonsdale Lighthouse, Geelong Adventure Specialists, Point Addis Marine National Park
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 14:
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach
Point Addis Marine National Park ©
Point Addis Marine National Park

2
nights
Werribee

Werribee ©
Werribee is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 32 km south-west of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the City of Wyndham local government area. On the 14th (Mon), stroll around Weaver Reserve. On the next day, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, then get to know the resident critters at Werribee Open Range Zoo, then make a trip to Werribee South Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at Truganina Explosives Reserve.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Werribee driving holiday planning app .

Traveling by car from Torquay to Werribee takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Werribee can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Werribee

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trips

Altona, St Anne's Winery, Serendip Sanctuary
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Serendip Sanctuary ©
Serendip Sanctuary
Truganina Explosives Reserve ©
Truganina Explosives Reserve

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