3 days in Queensland Itinerary

3 days in Queensland Itinerary

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3 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Gold Coast
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Eumundi
— 1 night
+2
train + foot + Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Cairns
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
End: Sydney

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Head National Park and then kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Gold Coast online driving holiday planner .

Sydney to Gold Coast is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Eumundi.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

1
night
Eumundi

Eumundi ©
Eumundi is a small town and locality in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, 21 km south-west of Noosa Heads and 118 km north of the state capital, Brisbane. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets, then stop by The Real McCaul, then stop by Belmondos Organic Market, and finally shop like a local with Hastings Street.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Eumundi trip builder website .

You can drive from Gold Coast to Eumundi in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Eumundi

Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Noosa
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
The Real McCaul ©
The Real McCaul
Hastings Street ©
Hastings Street

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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 7th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find maps and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip builder website .

You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Eumundi to Cairns in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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