28 days in Australia Itinerary

28 days in Australia Itinerary

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28 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Cairns
— 7 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: London

4
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore South Australian Museum and Army Museum of South Australia. Get outdoors at Carrickalinga Beach and Aldinga Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Semaphore Beach (in Semaphore), McLaren Vale III Associates (in McLaren Vale) and Hahndorf (The Cedars & Hans Heysen Art Studio). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Seacliff Beach, identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, and explore the world behind art at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip itinerary planning tool .

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from London to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from London in February, with highs in Adelaide at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Port Adelaide, Semaphore Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park, Army Museum of South Australia
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 17:
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park

8
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Australian National Maritime Museum and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Visit Bondi Beach and Manly Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba), Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, examine the collection at Justice & Police Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at Australian Museum.

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You can fly from Adelaide to Sydney in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Adelaide in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Wentworth Falls, The National Pass, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 25:
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and Walkatjara Art. Get some cultural insight at Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Next up on the itinerary: admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, trek along Kuniya Walk, and head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sydney in February, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 25 — 29:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

7
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Daintree Discovery Centre and Bones and Jones. Relax by the water at Thornton Beach and Palm Cove Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairns: Port Douglas (Safaris & Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas), Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Cape Tribulation (Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness & Daintree National Park). Spend the 1st (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, look for all kinds of wild species at Mossman Gorge, view the masterpieces at Michael Seebeck Gallery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip planner .

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cairns, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 27°C. On the 8th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Cape Tribulation, Daintree Discovery Centre, Mossman Gorge Centre
Find places to stay Feb 29 — Mar 8:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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