25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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25 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
ferry:  30​min
2
Manly
— 2 nights
+3
ferry + train + Fly + shuttle:  6​h 30​min
3
Port Douglas
— 7 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
4
Cairns
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Drive + ferry + Drive:  9​h
5
Fraser Island
— 3 nights
+3
Drive + ferry + Drive + Fly:  33​h
End: London

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bondi Beach and Clovelly. Get in touch with nature at Manly Beach and Freshwater Beach. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Cronulla to see Wanda Beach about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Newport Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary planning tool .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 10 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in April; daily highs in Sydney reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Manly.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Wanda Beach
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

2
nights
Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): kick back and relax at Shelly Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Fairlight Beach, and then kick back and relax at Little Manly Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Warriewood Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mona Vale Beach, and then stroll through Terrigal Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Manly trip site .

Manly is just a stone's throw from Sydney. In April in Manly, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Manly

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Mona Vale Beach, Warriewood Beach, Terrigal Beach
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Mona Vale Beach ©
Mona Vale Beach
Fairlight Beach ©
Fairlight Beach

7
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 Myall Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from the city and head to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and Trinity Beach. Explore Port Douglas' surroundings by going to Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove), Cow Bay Beach (in Cow Bay) and Cape Tribulation (Daintree Entomological museum, Cape Tribulation Beach, & more). Spend the 14th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, and do a tasting at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas online vacation builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle from Manly to Port Douglas takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, train, and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Manly in April, with highs in Port Douglas at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Yorkeys Knob Beach, then kick back and relax at Ellis Beach, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Cairns trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In April, daytime highs in Cairns are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Ellis Beach, Yorkeys Knob Beach
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Yorkeys Knob Beach ©
Yorkeys Knob Beach

3
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Central Station Rainforest and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Eli Creek and then enjoy the sand and surf at Seventy-Five Mile Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Fraser Island route builder site .

Do a combination of flight, ferry, and car from Cairns to Fraser Island in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Beaches
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek

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