32 days in Australia Itinerary

32 days in Australia Itinerary

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32 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Perth
— 1 day
+3
Fly + bus + foot + bus:  11​h 30​min
2
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
+4
bus + foot + bus + Fly + shuttle:  11​h 15​min
3
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Cape Tribulation
— 4 nights
bus:  3​h
5
Cairns
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Chandigarh

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day
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
On the 31st (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, and then admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Perth trip itinerary maker .

Chandigarh, India to Perth is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time is 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Perth can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Jabiru.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

3
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru is known for nature, wildlife, outdoors, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Ubirr, take in the dramatic natural features at Nanguluwur Art Site, take in the dramatic scenery at Motor Car Falls, and steep yourself in history at Nourlangie Rock.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Jabiru online day trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Perth to Jabiru in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Perth to Jabiru. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Jim Jim Falls ©
Jim Jim Falls
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

3
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.
Spend the 5th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 7th (Tue) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mowbray National Park, tee off at Port Douglas Golf Tours, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Port Douglas trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Jabiru to Port Douglas takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or drive. August in Port Douglas sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Safaris

4
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Spend the 9th (Thu) exploring nature at Daintree National Park. There's lots more to do: experience rural life at Cape Trib Farm, take in the dramatic scenery at Alexandra Bay Waterfall, stroll through Cow Bay Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cape Tribulation trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Cow Bay Beach
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Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Cape Trib Farm ©
Cape Trib Farm
Dubuji Boardwalk ©
Dubuji Boardwalk

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 13th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: tour the water at your own pace with Shaolin Junk Cruises, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral, kick back and relax at Trinity Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cairns trip planner .

You can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and shuttle; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Cairns are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 16:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

2
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.
On the 17th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru. Keep things going the next day: hike along Uluru Hiking Path, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online route builder .

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cairns in August: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path

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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.
Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's lots more to do: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and wander the streets of The Rocks.

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

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

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nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
When in Brisbane, make a side trip to see Sea World Theme Park in Main Beach, approximately 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Brisbane day trip planning site .

Getting from Sydney to Brisbane by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Sea World Theme Park
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, don't miss a visit to Royal Exhibition Building, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne road trip app .

Fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In August, Melbourne is slightly colder than Brisbane - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 29:
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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