24 days in Australia Itinerary

24 days in Australia Itinerary

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24 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Stuttgart
Fly:  30​h
1
Jervis Bay
— 2 nights
+2
bus + train + Fly:  9​h
2
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  6​h 30​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
5
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
+3
bus + train + bus + Fly:  14​h
6
Esperance
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
7
Albany
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Margaret River
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + train:  29​h
End: Stuttgart

2
nights
Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay ©
A trip to Jervis Bay will take you to the southern coast of New South Wales, known for allegedly boasting some of the whitest sands in the world.
Relax by the water at Hyams Beach and Bendalong Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Callala Beach and Nelson Beach. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Blenheim Beach and stroll through Murrays Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Jervis Bay trip builder .

Stuttgart, Germany to Jervis Bay is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 9 hours. Traveling from Stuttgart in January, expect Jervis Bay to be much hotter, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Jervis Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Callala Beach, Bendalong Beach
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Bendalong Beach ©
Bendalong Beach
Blenheim Beach ©
Blenheim Beach
Greenfield Beach ©
Greenfield Beach

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Sat), stroll through Burleigh Heads Beach and then meet the residents at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, then stroll through Coolangatta Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kirra Beach.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Jervis Bay to Gold Coast takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. Traveling from Jervis Bay in January, Gold Coast is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach

1
night
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain and then identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Chase National Park.

Make your Kangaroo Island itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Gold Coast to Kangaroo Island in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

3
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Horseshoe Bay and Carrickalinga Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Morgan Beach and Seacliff Beach. Step out of Adelaide to go to Port Elliot and see Boomer Beach, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Adelaide vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Adelaide in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Port Elliot, Morgan Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park, Carrickalinga Beach
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Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay
Boomer Beach ©
Boomer Beach
Morgan Beach ©
Morgan Beach

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Explore hidden gems such as Bay of Islands and Mait's Rest. Get in touch with nature at Gibsons Steps and Twelve Apostles. Spend the 14th (Mon) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at London Bridge.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Port Campbell vacation planner .

Drive from Adelaide to Port Campbell in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Mait's Rest, Twelve Apostles, Bay of Islands
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 14:
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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park

2
nights
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. We've included these beaches for you: Hellfire Bay and Ten Mile Lagoon. Step off the beaten path and head to Thistle Cove and Blue Haven Beach. Spend the 15th (Tue) exploring nature at Cape Le Grand National Park. There's still lots to do: cruise along Great Ocean Drive.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Esperance trip itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Port Campbell to Esperance in 14 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Port Campbell to Esperance is minus 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Esperance can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Albany.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 17:
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Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove
Cape Le Grand National Park ©
Cape Le Grand National Park
Blue Haven Beach ©
Blue Haven Beach

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Take a break from the city and head to Anvil Beach and Lowlands Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Cheynes Beach and Greens Pool. Venture out of the city with trips to Denmark (Rising Star Winery & Parry Beach) and Cosy Corner Beach (in Kronkup). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Little Beach and explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Albany journey maker .

Drive from Esperance to Albany in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Esperance in January, expect nights in Albany to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Cosy Corner Beach, Lowlands Beach, Cheynes Beach
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 20:
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Lowlands Beach ©
Lowlands Beach
Cheynes Beach ©
Cheynes Beach
Cosy Corner Beach ©
Cosy Corner Beach

2
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
On the 21st (Mon), Head underground at Mammoth Cave, Head underground at Lake Cave, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Point. On the next day, kick back and relax at Cowaramup Bay and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Margaret River trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Boranup, Cowaramup Bay, Surfers Point
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Cowaramup Bay ©
Cowaramup Bay
Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

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