24 days in Australia Itinerary

24 days in Australia Itinerary

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24 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  31​h
1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  9​h
2
Cairns
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Cape Tribulation
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Maguk Gorge and Ubirr. Attractions like Anbangbang Billabong and Yellow Water make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Jim Jim Falls, contemplate the long history of Nourlangie Rock, and see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 31-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Anbangbang Billabong ©
Anbangbang Billabong

2
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Palm Cove Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Esplanade Boardwalk. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Earl Hill.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Cairns trip builder .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In October in Cairns, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Earl Hill
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

2
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
On the 4th (Fri), engage your brain at Daintree Discovery Centre and then delve into the lush surroundings at Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Dubuji Boardwalk, enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach, and then kick back and relax at Thornton Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Cape Tribulation itinerary maker .

You can take a bus from Cairns to Cape Tribulation in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Daintree Discovery Centre
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Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre
Thornton Beach ©
Thornton Beach
Myall Beach ©
Myall Beach

3
nights
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Safaris make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from the city and head to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas. There's more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Des Spencer Galleries and stop by With Sugar.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Cape Tribulation to Port Douglas takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

2
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Valley of the Winds and Kuniya Walk. Museum-lovers will get to explore Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and Walkatjara Art. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, hike along Uluru Hiking Path, head outdoors with Walpa Gorge, and explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip builder app .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Port Douglas, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

2
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 Museum and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. National Gallery of Victoria and HMAS Castlemaine will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Shrine of Remembrance, get your game on at Zero Latency, tour the pleasant surroundings at Melbourne Zoo, and get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Melbourne online tour itinerary planner .

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect colder days and slightly colder nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Australian National Maritime Museum and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum. You'll explore and learn at Art Gallery of New South Wales and White Rabbit Gallery. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Brett Whiteley Studio, see a show at Sydney Opera House, and see the interesting displays at Hyde Park Barracks Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Sydney trip planning tool .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in October, expect Sydney to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Australian National Maritime Museum ©

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