24 days in Australia Itinerary

24 days in Australia Itinerary

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24 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 15 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

15
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Blackheath (Day FIne Art & Gallery Blackheath), Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Katoomba (Wentworth Falls, The Three Sisters, & more). Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of The Rocks, stroll through Manly Beach, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney online route planner .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. November in Sydney sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, Mosman, Shelly Beach, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

3
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Block Arcade, City Sports Tours, The Escape Hunt Experience - Melbourne, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): soar above the sights with a balloon tour, catch all the local highlights with City Sports Tours, take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Melbourne Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, then make a trip to Flinders Street Station, and finally test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Hunt Experience - Melbourne.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne vacation builder site .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Melbourne when traveling from Sydney in November, with lows around 11°C. On the 25th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rocks Riverside Park as well as Mount Coot-tha Lookout. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip planning website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in November: high temperatures in Brisbane hover around 31°C and lows are around 21°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Sea World Theme Park
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Natural Bridge as well as Warner Bros. Movie World. On the 28th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Natural Bridge and then stroll through Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, then enjoy the sand and surf at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

Discover how to plan a Gold Coast trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Nature
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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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