37 days in Australia Itinerary

37 days in Australia Itinerary

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37 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Alice Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  16​h 30​min
3
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Victor Harbor
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Coonawarra
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Port Fairy
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Beech Forest
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
8
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
9
Hobart
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
10
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
11
Sydney
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
12
Katoomba
— 5 nights
train + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Christchurch

2
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): look for gifts at Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, then examine the collection at Hartley Street School Museum, and finally surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the next day, take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, then identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Alice Springs itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Alice Springs is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Singapore to Alice Springs. Traveling from Singapore in March, Alice Springs is little chillier at night with lows of 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Wildlife Parks Tours
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Uluru and Valley of the Winds. Get in touch with nature at Kata Tjuta and Walpa Gorge. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Kuniya Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk, and get answers to all your questions at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 95°F, and evening lows to 70°F. On the 7th (Thu), you're off toAdelaide.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, then steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, and finally admire the masterpieces at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Adelaide journey planner .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Adelaide takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in March, expect Adelaide to be a bit cooler, temps between 79°F and 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Sun) before leaving for Victor Harbor.

Things to do in Adelaide

Shopping Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Cleland Wildlife Park
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Rundle Mall
Rundle Mall
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

2
nights
Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. On the 10th (Sun), do a tasting at Fox Creek Wines and then make a trip to Old Port Victor Historic Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Penguin Centre, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aldinga Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Victor Harbor visit planner.

Traveling by car from Adelaide to Victor Harbor takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Victor Harbor can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for Coonawarra.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Fox Creek Wines, Aldinga Beach, Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple
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Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Fox Creek Wines ©
Fox Creek Wines
Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple ©
Nan Hai Pu Tuo Temple

1
night
Coonawarra

Coonawarra ©
Coonawarra is a small town north of Penola in South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): do a tasting at Raidis Estate and then steep yourself in history at Petticoat Lane.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Coonawarra journey planner.

Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to Coonawarra takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Victor Harbor in March, expect slightly colder with lows of 52°F in Coonawarra. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Coonawarra

Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trip

Penola
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Katnook Coonawarra ©
Katnook Coonawarra

1
night
Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Basalt Wines and then stroll the grounds of Port Fairy Public Cemetery.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Port Fairy trip builder .

You can drive from Coonawarra to Port Fairy in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Beech Forest.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basalt Wines
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Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Blarney Books and Art ©
Blarney Books and Art

1
night
Beech Forest

Beech Forest ©
To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Beech Forest route tool .

Traveling by car from Port Fairy to Beech Forest takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Beech Forest

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
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Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get outdoors at Melbourne Zoo and Koala Conservation Centre. Get a sense of the local culture at Shrine of Remembrance and St Joseph's Church. Spend the 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, stroll through St. Kilda Beach, and wander the streets of Degraves Street.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip builder .

Drive from Beech Forest to Melbourne in 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Melbourne are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

St. Kilda Beach, Koala Conservation Centre
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Nature & Wildlife Tours

6
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Port Arthur Historic Site and Museum of Old and New Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Cascades Female Factory Historic Site and Hobart Convict Penitentiary for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, go for a walk through Battery Point Sculpture Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach, and sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hobart travel app .

Fly from Melbourne to Hobart in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. While traveling from Melbourne, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Hobart, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Opossum Bay Beach, Port Arthur Historic Site, Museum of Old and New Art, Seven Mile Beach, Kingston Beach
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 25:
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Moffat Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Caloundra Lighthouses and Cathedral Square. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Anthea Polson Art (in Main Beach), Surfers Paradise Beach (in Surfers Paradise) and Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage (in Buderim). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, explore the world behind art at Gallery of Modern Art, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel).

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Brisbane visit planner .

You can fly from Hobart to Brisbane in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Hobart in March; daily highs in Brisbane reach 82°F and lows reach 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Caloundra, Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 28:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Moffat Beach ©
Moffat Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): wander the streets of The Rocks, then catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and then wander the streets of Darling Harbour. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Justice & Police Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Sydney are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

5
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The National Pass and Lennox Bridge. Do some cultural sightseeing at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum and Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Katoomba side-trips: Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin) and Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves). There's lots more to do: deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Eco Tours, take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, trek along The Giant Stairway, and admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Katoomba day trip planning tool .

Drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Sydney in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Katoomba, with lows of 61°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, The National Pass, Jenolan Caves, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 5:
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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