53 days in Australia Itinerary

53 days in Australia Itinerary

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53 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 8 nights
Drive:  9​h
2
Melbourne
— 9 nights
Drive:  8​h 15​min
3
Adelaide
— 9 nights
Fly:  24​h
4
Perth
— 22 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Berlin

8
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Manly Beach and Coogee Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Rocks and Darling Harbour. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Katoomba (Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Wentworth Falls, & more), Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura) and Palm Beach (in Palm Beach). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Shelly Beach, stroll through Bondi Beach, and take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary maker tool .

Berlin, Germany to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Berlin to Sydney. In December in Sydney, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Katoomba, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Bronte Beach, Munmorah State Conservation Area, Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 14:
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Bronte Beach ©
Bronte Beach
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

9
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Eastern Beach Reserve and Bells Beach. Relax by the water at Ocean Beach and 13th Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale), Sorrento Back Beach (in Sorrento) and Ballarat (Art Gallery of Ballarat & Ballarat Wildlife Park). There's lots more to do: meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, view the masterpieces at Convent Gallery, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, plan for little chillier nights in Melbourne, with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Daylesford, Ballarat, Ocean Beach, Bells Beach, Eastern Beach Reserve
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 23:
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach

9
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Blowhole Beach and Horseshoe Bay. Get some cultural insight at Cape Willoughby Lighthouse Keepers Heritage Accommodation and Rockford Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Gorge Wildlife Park (in Cudlee Creek), Clare (Sevenhill Cellars & Riesling Trail) and Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Carrickalinga Beach, wander the streets of North Terrace, learn about winemaking at Chateau Tanunda, and kick back and relax at Henley Beach.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Adelaide vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Adelaide are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. You'll set off for Perth on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Tanunda, Clare, Kangaroo Island, Horseshoe Bay, Blowhole Beach
Find places to stay Dec 23 — Jan 1:
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Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park
Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery

22
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Cottesloe Beach and Caversham Wildlife Park. Explore hidden gems such as Scarborough Beach and Barna Mia Nocturnal Wildlife Experience. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, Bather's Beach, & more), Lane Pool Reserve (in Dwellingup) and Mandurah (Dolphin & Whale Watching, Waterskiing & Jetskiing, & more). On the 23rd (Wed), spend the day exploring the area around Logue Brook Dam. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Warnbro Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Secret Harbour Beach, and see the vivid underwater world at Lancelin Island.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth journey builder site .

You can fly from Adelaide to Perth in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Adelaide to Perth is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Adelaide in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Perth: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fremantle, Mandurah, Millendon, Rockingham, Trigg
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 24:
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City Beach ©
City Beach
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach

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