60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 11 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Brisbane
— 9 nights
4
Cairns
— 8 nights
5
Adelaide
— 12 nights
6
Perth
— 7 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Frankfurt

10
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 24th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

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Frankfurt, Germany to Melbourne is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. Traveling from Frankfurt to Melbourne, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Frankfurt in September: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 20°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 30:
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

11
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura) and Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba). Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. And it doesn't end there: enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in September, with highs in Sydney at 25°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Nielsen Park, Gallery Blackheath, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Taronga Zoo
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 11:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

9
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford), Kondalilla National Park (in Montville) and Tanawha Valley Golf & Tennis (in Tanawha). Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. Spend the 13th (Sun) exploring nature at Conondale National Park. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mooloolaba Beach, get your game on at SunJet Simulations, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Brisbane takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Brisbane are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Caloundra, Gold Coast, Kondalilla National Park, Mooloolaba Beach, Conondale National Park
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 20:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

8
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Palm Cove Beach, & more) and Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Safaris). Spend the 21st (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Shaolin Junk Cruises, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and tour in style with a train tour.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns vacation builder website .

Getting from Brisbane to Cairns by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in October, expect Cairns to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Port Douglas, Trinity Beach, Cairns Kart Hire Track
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 28:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

12
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.
Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Greenock (Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars, Kalleske Wines, & more), God's Hill Wines (in Lyndoch) and Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Wolf Blass, identify plant and animal life at Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park, admire the natural beauty at The Cedars, and stop by Thorn-Clarke Wines.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Adelaide travel planning app .

You can fly from Cairns to Adelaide in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cairns in October, expect Adelaide to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Tours

Side Trips

Nuriootpa, Tanunda, Marananga, Greenock, Angaston
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 9:
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
The Cedars ©
The Cedars
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

7
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.
Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Henley Brook (Maalinup Aboriginal Gallery & Swan Valley Cuddly Animal Farm), Millendon (Tyler's Vineyard, Olive Farm Wines, & more) and West Swan (Windarra Honey & Lancaster Wines). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, stop by The House of Honey, steep yourself in history at Fremantle Prison, and savor the flavors at 3000 Grapes.

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You can fly from Adelaide to Perth in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Adelaide to Perth due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adelaide in November, you will find days in Perth are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Millendon, West Swan, Henley Brook, Whiteman, Swan Valley
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 16:
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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