4 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

4 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

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4 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Brisbane
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
2
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

1
day
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.
On the 26th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland and then have some family-friendly fun at South Bank Parklands.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Brisbane trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Brisbane is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Mumbai to Brisbane. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in November: highs in Brisbane hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Fun & Games
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Roma Street Parkland ©
Roma Street Parkland

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cairns trip planning website .

Getting from Brisbane to Cairns by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Brisbane in November, with highs in Cairns at 36°C and lows at 26°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Adventure Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Botanical Gardens ©
Botanical Gardens

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