60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
Cairns
— 16 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Darwin
— 16 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Broome
— 12 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Perth
— 14 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
End: London

16
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Village Herberton and Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Spy & Camera Museum (in Herberton), Babinda Boulders (in Babinda) and Yungaburra (Artistree Gallery, Curtain Fig National Park, & more). Spend the 4th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours, hunt for treasures at Sunday Market Port Douglas, see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, and identify plant and animal life at Atherton Tablelands.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns road trip planning website .

London, UK to Cairns is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Cairns is 10 hours. Traveling from London in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Cairns: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Kuranda, Yungaburra, Herberton, Mareeba
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 15:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Historic Village Herberton ©
Historic Village Herberton
Photography Tours

16
nights
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 explore the less-touristy side of things at RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility and Magnetic Termite Mounds. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Darwin: Adelaide River War Cemetery (in Adelaide River), Litchfield National Park (Wangi Falls & Florence Falls) and Batchelor (Batchelor Butterfly Farm and Pet Garden & Litchfield National Park). Spend the 18th (Thu) on the water with a fishing tour. Spend the 23rd (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, identify plant and animal life at Territory Wildlife Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Mindil Beach, and make a trip to Parliament House.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Darwin vacation builder .

You can fly from Cairns to Darwin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cairns, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Darwin, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Batchelor, Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park, Adelaide River War Cemetery, Territory Wildlife Park
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 31:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Defence of Darwin Experience ©
Defence of Darwin Experience
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility ©
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility

12
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Japanese Cemetery. On the 4th (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Spend the 6th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, get engrossed in the history at Broome Historical Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Broome Bird Observatory.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Broome journey planner .

You can fly from Darwin to Broome in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Darwin in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Broome, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 12:
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Roebuck Bay ©
Roebuck Bay
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum

14
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour and Dolphin Quay. Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Rockingham (Rockingham Beach & Point Peron), Fremantle (Esplanade Park, Little Creatures, & more) and Yanchep National Park (in Yanchep). On the 16th (Fri), spend an adventurous day with a kayaking and canoeing tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, explore the activities along Swan River, make a trip to Lotterywest Federation Walkway, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral.

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You can fly from Broome to Perth in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Broome in August, expect nights in Perth to be little chillier, around 9°C, while days are cooler, around 22°C. On the 26th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, York, Mandurah, Rockingham, Matilda Bay Reserve
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 26:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Food Tours
Fraser Avenue Lookout ©
Fraser Avenue Lookout

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