27 days in Australia Itinerary

27 days in Australia Itinerary

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27 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Cairns
— 4 nights
+3
Fly + Drive + ferry + Drive:  10​h 15​min
2
Fraser Island
— 2 nights
+3
Drive + ferry + Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Torquay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
+3
bus + shuttle + Fly + taxi:  8​h
8
Yulara
— 3 nights
Fly:  35​h
End: Berlin

4
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.
Visit Trinity Beach and Palm Cove Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Botanical Gardens. Spend the 28th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Michaelmas Cay, appreciate the history behind Cairns Cenotaph, get your game on at Cairns Kart Hire Track, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ellis Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns route builder tool .

Berlin, Germany to Cairns is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Berlin to Cairns. May in Cairns sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Ellis Beach, Trinity Beach, Cairns Kart Hire Track
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

2
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Seventy-Five Mile Beach and Indian Head. Escape the urban bustle at Lake McKenzie and The Pinnacles.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Fraser Island trip planner .

Getting from Cairns to Fraser Island by combination of flight, ferry, and car takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, car, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Traveling from Cairns in June, things will get little chillier in Fraser Island: highs are around 26°C and lows about 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Fraser Island

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

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Jenolan Caves and Sydney Harbour National Park. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Fraser Island to Sydney by combination of car, ferry, and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. Traveling from Fraser Island in June, you will find days in Sydney are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Jenolan Caves
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Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Escape the urban bustle at St. Kilda Beach and Melbourne Zoo. Explore hidden gems such as Healesville Sanctuary and Devilbend Natural Features Reserve. Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park in Pearcedale, about 1h 05 min away. There's more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne visit planning app .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in June; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

St. Kilda Beach, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Healesville Sanctuary, Devilbend Natural Features Reserve
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Healesville Sanctuary ©
Healesville Sanctuary

3
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Eastern Beach Reserve and Won Wondah & Henderson Falls. Escape the urban bustle at Lorne Beach and Bells Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Torquay trip builder website .

Getting from Melbourne to Torquay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Torquay can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lorne, Eastern Beach Reserve
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): kick back and relax at Port Campbell precinct and foreshore, take in the dramatic natural features at The Razorback, then take some stellar pictures from Loch Ard Gorge, and finally make a trip to Gibsons Steps. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Bay of Martyrs, then identify plant and animal life at Childer's Cove, and then head outdoors with The Arch.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell trip website .

You can drive from Torquay to Port Campbell in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bay of Martyrs, Childer's Cove
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Childer's Cove ©
Childer's Cove
Bay of Martyrs ©
Bay of Martyrs

1
night
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 16th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Great Otway National Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Apollo Bay trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Apollo Bay takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yulara.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Great Otway National Park
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Great Otway National Park ©
Great Otway National Park

3
nights
Yulara

Yulara ©
Yulara takes its name from the local Aboriginal words for "howling" and "dingoes," which conveys the town's isolated location in the Outback.
Visiting Kata Tjuta and Uluru will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Valley of the Winds and Red Desert Reptiles. Step out of Yulara with an excursion to Walpa Gorge in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park--about 44 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuniya Walk, hike along Uluru Hiking Path, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Yulara road trip app .

You can do a combination of bus, shuttle, flight, and taxi from Apollo Bay to Yulara in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yulara

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
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Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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