37 days in Australia Itinerary

37 days in Australia Itinerary

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37 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Cairns
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 5 nights
+3
shuttle + Fly + foot + train:  9​h 15​min
3
Noosa
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Leura
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Canberra
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 15​min
9
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Ahmedabad

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Village Gallery and Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Underart Gallery and Michael Seebeck Gallery. Change things up with a short trip to Palm Cove Beach in Palm Cove (about 32 minutes away). Spend the 15th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 17th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, hunt for treasures at Rusty's Market, and take a stroll around Tanks Arts Centre.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cairns online travel planner .

Ahmedabad, India to Cairns is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Ahmedabad to Cairns, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, expect nights in Cairns to be slightly colder, around 24°C, while days are colder, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Tanks Arts Centre, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

5
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.
For shopping fun, head to Sunday Market Port Douglas or With Sugar. Get a sense of the local culture at Studio 49 Artisan Gallery and Ngarru Gallery. Explore Port Douglas' surroundings by going to Thornton Beach (in Thornton Beach), Walu Wugirriga Lookout (in Cow Bay) and Myall Beach (in Cape Tribulation). Spend the 19th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 20th (Mon) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Beach, and see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas trip app .

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Noosa.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Walu Wugirriga Lookout, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

2
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Artisans Gallery and Montville Art Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at The Original Eumundi Markets and Art on Cairncross. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Noosa: Caloundra Regional Art Gallery (in Caloundra), Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith (in Montville) and Kawana Shoppingworld (in Buddina). There's much more to do: look for gifts at Berkelouw Book Barn, kick back and relax at Noosa Main Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Mount Tinbeerwah, and get engrossed in the history at Discover Eumundi Heritage & Visitor Centre.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Noosa online day trip planner .

Do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train from Port Douglas to Noosa in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Noosa

Shopping Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Eumundi, Montville, Art on Cairncross, Caloundra Regional Art Gallery, Kawana Shoppingworld
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
Peregian Beach ©
Peregian Beach
Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach

4
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 The Rocks and Australian National Maritime Museum. For shopping fun, head to Sydney Fish Market or ATTY Gallery. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, stroll through Manly Beach, indulge your taste buds at Danks Street Produce Merchants, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sydney travel planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Noosa to Sydney takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. May in Sydney sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Leura.

Things to do in Sydney

Shopping Museums Parks
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

3
nights
Leura

Leura ©
Leura is a suburb in the City of Blue Mountains local government area that is located west of the Sydney central business district in New South Wales, Australia. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lost Bear Gallery and Falls Gallery. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Teddy Sinclair and Gallery One88. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Katoomba Antique Centre, admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, buy something for everyone on your list at Leura Mall, and get great views at The Three Sisters.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Leura trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Leura in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sydney in May since evenings lows in Leura dip to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Leura

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, The National Pass, Falls Gallery, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Lost Bear Gallery ©
Lost Bear Gallery
The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

3
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Head to Macenmist Black Truffles & Wines and Drill Hall Galleryfor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Australian War Memorial and Strathnairn Gallery. Step out of Canberra with an excursion to Bungendore Wood Works Gallery in Bungendore--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, engage your brain at Questacon, identify plant and animal life at Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary, and browse the exhibits of Scott Leggo Gallery.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Canberra online route planner .

Traveling by car from Leura to Canberra takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Leura in June: high temperatures in Canberra hover around 15°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Macenmist Black Truffles & Wines, Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Central and Old Melbourne Gaol. Shop till you drop at Buxton Contemporary and Minotaur Entertainment Melbourne. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, revel in the low prices at DFO South Wharf, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bourke Street Mall.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Melbourne, with lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Walkatjara Art and Lungkata Walk. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, make a trip to Uluru, head outdoors with Walpa Gorge, and contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in June: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga

3
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ubirr and Yellow Water. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Maguk Gorge, admire the sheer force of Jim Jim Falls, steep yourself in history at Nourlangie Rock, and examine the collection at Warradjan Cultural Centre.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 9.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 18:
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

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