49 days in Australia Itinerary

49 days in Australia Itinerary

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49 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kotor
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Adelaide
— 11 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Brisbane
— 12 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Sydney
— 14 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Kotor

10
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately 42 minutes away. Dedicate the 17th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 16th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and stroll through Melbourne Zoo.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne trip planning site .

Kotor, Montenegro to Melbourne is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Kotor to Melbourne. When traveling from Kotor in February, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

11
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Nuriootpa (Hewitson, Wolf Blass, & more), Tanunda (Rusden Wines, Langmeil Winery, & more) and Angaston (Lambert Estate Wines, Doddridge Blacksmith Shop, & more). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, explore and take pictures at The Cedars, learn about winemaking at Seppeltsfield, and take an in-depth tour of South Australian Museum.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Adelaide are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Marananga, Nuriootpa, Angaston
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

12
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford), Surfers Paradise (SkyPoint Observation Deck & Surfer's Paradise Beach) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). Pack the 11th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. There's lots more to do: have fun at South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kings Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Brisbane itinerary maker app .

Getting from Adelaide to Brisbane by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Brisbane when traveling from Adelaide in March, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Caloundra, Australia Zoo, Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage, Mooloolaba Beach
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

14
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba), Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura) and Gallery Blackheath (in Blackheath). Spend the 26th (Tue) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip planning website .

You can fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In March in Sydney, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mosman, Wentworth Falls, Gallery Blackheath, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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