24 days in Australia Itinerary

24 days in Australia Itinerary

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24 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Stuttgart
train + Fly:  27​h
1
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Alice Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Cairns
— 8 nights
Fly + train:  22​h 45​min
End: Stuttgart

6
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.
Spend the 30th (Tue) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. The adventure continues: enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and stroll through Manly Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney online itinerary maker .

Stuttgart, Germany to Sydney is an approximately 27-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Stuttgart to Sydney. In July, Sydney is a bit cooler than Stuttgart - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Sydney Harbour National Park
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

3
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Brisbane to Oxenford to see Warner Bros. Movie World about 1h 20 min away. There's much more to do: let little ones run wild at South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trip

Warner Bros. Movie World
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
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.
Alice Springs is known for wildlife, museums, historic sites, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, take in the dramatic natural features at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Olive Pink Botanic Garden.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Alice Springs holiday planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Alice Springs takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Brisbane in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Alice Springs, with lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Nature
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Anzac Hill ©
Anzac Hill

8
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 find plenty of places to visit near Cairns: Mossman (Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery & Mossman Golf Club), Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Safaris, & more) and Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 10th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: tour the water at your own pace with Shaolin Junk Cruises, get your game on at Cairns Kart Hire Track, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and admire the natural beauty at Munro Martin Parklands.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cairns trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Alice Springs to Cairns in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Alice Springs in August, you will find days in Cairns are somewhat warmer (31°C), and nights are much hotter (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Mossman, Palm Cove, Cairns Kart Hire Track
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

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