4 days in Sydney & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

4 days in Sydney & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

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4 days in Sydney & Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  16​h 30​min
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Sydney
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 15​min
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Whitsunday Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

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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.
On the 8th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, and then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Sydney vacation builder website .

Bengaluru, India to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Bengaluru in April: highs in Sydney hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Sydney

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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

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Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Hill Inlet and then kick back and relax at Whitehaven Beach.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Whitsunday Island trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Whitsunday Island reach 32°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven Beach

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Cairns

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.
To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Whitsunday Island to Cairns by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Whitsunday Island in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 26°C in Cairns. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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Cairns Cenotaph ©
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