4 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

4 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

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4 days in Gold Coast & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
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Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, then kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast road trip planning app .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Gold Coast is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Gold Coast due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in August, things will get cooler in Gold Coast: highs are around 25°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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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.
For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane road trip site .

You can drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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