23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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23 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
4
Cairns
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Manchester

6
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Adelaide: Langmeil Winery (in Tanunda), Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield) and Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock). Dedicate the 3rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Fox Creek Wines, enjoy the sand and surf at Seacliff Beach, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, and learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Adelaide online journey planner .

Manchester, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Manchester to Adelaide. When traveling from Manchester in November, plan for warmer days in Adelaide, with highs around 28°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

McLaren Vale, Thaxted Park Golf Club, Murray Street Vineyards, Semaphore Beach, Seppeltsfield
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Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate

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, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, wander the streets of Degraves Street, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and don't miss a visit to Shrine of Remembrance.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Adelaide in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Melbourne, with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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: admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney day trip website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

5
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 Port Douglas (Four Mile Beach & Safaris) and Palm Cove (Spas & Wellness, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, & more). Spend the 17th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Blue Sky Brewery, hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, and enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns day trip planning app .

Getting from Sydney to Cairns by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in November, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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