51 days in Australia Itinerary

51 days in Australia Itinerary

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51 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  27​h
1
Darwin
— 10 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Broome
— 9 nights
Fly + Drive:  11​h 45​min
3
Exmouth
— 8 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Perth
— 12 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  9​h 15​min
6
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  31​h
End: Copenhagen

10
nights
Darwin

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Mindil Beach. Explore Darwin's surroundings by going to Litchfield National Park (in Batchelor) and Territory Wildlife Park (in Berry Springs). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 14th (Mon) at Darwin Waterfront. Spend the 16th (Wed) on the water with a fishing tour. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Crocosaurus Cove, see the interesting displays at Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, cool off at Wave Lagoon, and stroll through Leanyer Recreation Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Darwin day trip site .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Darwin is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Copenhagen to Darwin. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Copenhagen in October: high temperatures in Darwin hover around 39°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Territory Wildlife Park, Litchfield National Park
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Wave Lagoon ©
Wave Lagoon
Darwin Waterfront ©
Darwin Waterfront

9
nights
Broome

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cable Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. On the 28th (Mon), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Reddell Beach, and stroll through Broome Town Beach.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Broome trip maker .

You can fly from Darwin to Broome in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Darwin to Broome is minus 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Broome Town Beach ©
Broome Town Beach
Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach

8
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Family-friendly places like Shark Diving and Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area will thrill your kids. Spend the 5th (Tue) exploring nature at Mandu Mandu Gorge. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay, cast your line with a fishing tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and stroll through Wobiri Beach.

Before you visit Exmouth, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Broome to Exmouth takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Broome in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Exmouth, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Ningaloo Reef, Cape Range National Park
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Centre ©
Ningaloo Centre

12
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Bring the kids along to Perth Zoo and Caversham Wildlife Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Perth: Zanthorrea Nursery (in Maida Vale), Mandurah (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Silver Sands Beach) and Secret Harbour Beach (in Secret Harbour). Pack the 12th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Adventure World Perth Australia. Dedicate the 15th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Scarborough Beach, and head off the coast to Penguin Island.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Perth trip itinerary planning app .

Fly from Exmouth to Perth in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Exmouth in November, things will get a bit cooler in Perth: highs are around 33°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fremantle, Rockingham, Whiteman, Mandurah, Matilda Bay Reserve
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Adventure World Perth Australia ©
Adventure World Perth Australia
Perth Zoo ©
Perth Zoo

2
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): hike along Uluru Hiking Path, then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, then explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and finally trek along Kuniya Walk. On the next day, get outside with Walpa Gorge, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and then go for a walk through Field of Light.

Find out how to plan Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can fly from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Perth in November: high temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 41°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

3
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. On the 25th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Yellow Water and then look for all kinds of wild species at Anbangbang Billabong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Ubirr and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cahills Crossing.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) itinerary planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Anbangbang Billabong ©
Anbangbang Billabong
Ubirr ©
Ubirr
Mamukala Billabong ©
Mamukala Billabong

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