37 days in Australia Itinerary

37 days in Australia Itinerary

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37 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Exeter
+2
train + Fly + Drive:  35​h
1
Exmouth
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  9​h 45​min
2
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Albany
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  8​h 15​min
5
Noosa
— 2 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  8​h 15​min
6
Cairns
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
7
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Alice Springs
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Katherine
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Darwin
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
11
Broome
— 6 nights
Fly + train:  28​h
End: Exeter

1
night
Exmouth

Exmouth ©
Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Vlamingh Head Lighthouse, contemplate the waterfront views at Yardie Creek, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, then explore the stunning scenery at Charles Knife Canyon, and then pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Exmouth online trip itinerary builder .

Exeter, UK to Exmouth is an approximately 35-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Exeter to Exmouth due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Exmouth are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Exmouth

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Yardie Creek ©
Yardie Creek
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse
Charles Knife Canyon ©
Charles Knife Canyon

2
nights
Margaret River

A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Explore hidden gems such as Mammoth Cave and Ngilgi Cave. Venture out of the city with trips to Augusta (Jewel Cave, Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, & more). There's much more to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, do a tasting at Firetail Wines, stop by Vasse Virgin, and Head underground at Lake Cave.

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Do a combination of flight and bus from Exmouth to Margaret River in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

Tours Parks Nature

Side Trips

Augusta, Boranup, Ngilgi Cave, McLeod Creek Wines, Firetail Wines
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Ngilgi Cave ©
Ngilgi Cave

3
nights
Albany

Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Explore hidden gems such as Dolphin & Whale Watching and Mount Lindesay Walk Trail. Explore Albany's surroundings by going to Denmark (Greens Pool & Forest Hill Vineyard). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Albany Wind Farm, appreciate the history behind Desert Mounted Corps Memorial, examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, and get great views at Rotary Lookout Albany.

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You can drive from Margaret River to Albany in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. June in Albany sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Albany

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Denmark
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Albany Wind Farm ©
Albany Wind Farm

2
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mawson's Hut Replica Museum and Battery Point Sculpture Trail. Step out of Hobart to go to Brighton and see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, which is approximately 30 minutes away. On the 20th (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock, contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary, take an in-depth tour of Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hobart online trip builder .

Getting from Albany to Hobart by flight takes about 10.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Albany to Hobart, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Albany, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Hobart, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Noosa.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Richmond Bridge
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Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Constitution Dock ©
Constitution Dock

2
nights
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Get out of town with these interesting Noosa side-trips: Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World (in Maleny) and Mooloolaba Beach (in Mooloolaba). Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring nature at Noosa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: take a pleasant ride with Noosa Horses, enjoy the sand and surf at Noosa Main Beach, and browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Noosa tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Hobart to Noosa in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Noosa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Original Eumundi Markets, Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World, Noosa Horses, Mooloolaba Beach
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Noosa National Park ©
Noosa National Park
Noosa Horses ©
Noosa Horses
Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World ©

2
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.
Go for a jaunt from Cairns to Palm Cove to see Palm Cove Beach about 32 minutes away. Spend the 26th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, have fun at Muddy's Playground, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cairns day trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Noosa to Cairns takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Palm Cove Beach
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Helicopter Tours
Spas & Wellness
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Port Douglas

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Agincourt Reef and Spas & Wellness. When in Port Douglas, make a side trip to see Daintree National Park in Cape Tribulation, approximately 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, stop by With Sugar, and look for all kinds of wild species at Mossman Gorge.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Port Douglas trip planner.

You can drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In June in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Daintree National Park, Mossman Gorge Centre
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Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Alice Springs Reptile Centre and The Kangaroo Sanctuary. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre, get interesting insight from Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park, and take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Alice Springs trip builder site .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Alice Springs takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Port Douglas, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Alice Springs, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Tours
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary
Alice Springs Reptile Centre ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre

2
nights
Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. On the 4th (Thu), take in the natural beauty of Katherine Hot Springs, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Katherine Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Edith Falls, then identify plant and animal life at Low Level Nature Reserve, and then admire all the interesting features of Katherine Outback Experience.

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You can fly from Alice Springs to Katherine in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Alice Springs in July: high temperatures in Katherine hover around 36°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Darwin.

Things to do in Katherine

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Katherine Outback Experience ©
Katherine Outback Experience
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls
Katherine Hot Springs ©
Katherine Hot Springs

3
nights
Darwin

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Speed Boats Tours and Defence of Darwin Experience. Spend the 6th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Berry Springs Nature Park, cool off at Wave Lagoon, explore the galleries of Mbantua Fine Art Gallery, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Darwin attractions planner .

You can drive from Katherine to Darwin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Katherine in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Darwin, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Berry Springs Nature Park ©
Berry Springs Nature Park
Speed Boats Tours

6
nights
Broome

A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Staircase To The Moon. On the 12th (Fri), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum, examine the collection at SSJG Heritage Centre, make a trip to Buddha Sanctuary, and identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Broome trip builder website .

Getting from Darwin to Broome by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Darwin to Broome is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Broome when traveling from Darwin in July, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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