57 days in Australia Itinerary

57 days in Australia Itinerary

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57 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 14 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Perth
— 15 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Broome
— 11 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Darwin
— 15 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Sydney

14
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll explore and learn at Shrine of Remembrance and Sovereign Hill. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Eastern Beach Reserve and Ballarat Wildlife Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Sorrento Front Beach (in Sorrento), Bells Beach (in Torquay) and Point Lonsdale Lighthouse (in Point Lonsdale). Spend the 14th (Wed) exploring nature at Castlemaine Diggings National Heritage Park. Dedicate the 10th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Art Gallery of Ballarat, stroll through St. Kilda Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Daylesford, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St Paul's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne road trip planning site .

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in November, Melbourne is a bit cooler at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ballarat, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Point Nepean National Park, Redesdale Bridge, Bells Beach
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Art Gallery of Ballarat ©
Art Gallery of Ballarat

15
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.
Popular historic sites such as Fremantle Prison and Harvey Internment Camp Memorial Shrine are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scarborough Beach and Warnbro Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Perth: Rockingham Beach (in Rockingham), Fremantle (The Chart & Map Shop, Western Australian Maritime Museum, & more) and Yanchep Lagoon Beach (in Yanchep). Spend the 29th (Thu) exploring nature at Len Howard Conservation Park. On the 25th (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Back Beach, stroll through Quinns Rocks Beach, make a trip to Stirling Cottage, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Perth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne to Perth, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in November: high temperatures in Perth hover around 33°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fremantle, Mandurah, City Beach, Lancelin, Harvey
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Scarborough Beach ©
Scarborough Beach
Binningup Beach ©
Binningup Beach

11
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.
Shop till you drop at The Courthouse Collection and Hidden Valley Handcrafts. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Reddell Beach and Broome Town Beach. Spend the 6th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 14th (Fri), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park and Animal Refuge, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, stroll the grounds of Japanese Cemetery, and get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Broome trip planner .

You can fly from Perth to Broome in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Perth in December: highs in Broome hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point
Nature & Wildlife Tours

15
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nature & Wildlife Tours and Magnetic Termite Mounds. Popular historic sites such as Adelaide River War Cemetery and St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral are in your itinerary. Explore Darwin's surroundings by going to Berry Springs (Territory Wildlife Park & Crazy Acres), Litchfield National Park (Wangi Falls, Buley Rockhole, & more) and Litchfield National Park (in Batchelor). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 26th (Wed) at Darwin Waterfront. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Darwin Aviation Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Casuarina Coastal Reserve, explore the striking landscape at Berry Springs Nature Park, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Darwin trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Broome to Darwin takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Broome to Darwin. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Berry Springs, Litchfield National Park, Adelaide River War Cemetery
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Litchfield National Park ©
Litchfield National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Magnetic Termite Mounds ©
Magnetic Termite Mounds

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