60 days in Australia Itinerary

60 days in Australia Itinerary

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60 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  32​h
1
Exmouth
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  9​h 45​min
2
Margaret River
— 5 nights
+4
bus + Fly + bus + train + bus:  17​h
3
Port Campbell
— 5 nights
+3
bus + train + bus + Fly:  10​h
4
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h
7
Alice Springs
— 5 nights
8
Cairns
— 5 nights
9
Port Douglas
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
10
Darwin
— 5 nights
11
Broome
— 7 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Brussels

4
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Step out of the city life by going to Mandu Mandu Gorge and Safaris. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Turquoise Bay and Ningaloo Marine Park. The adventure continues: get interesting insight from Tours, cast your line with a fishing tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and explore the stunning scenery at Shothole Canyon.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Exmouth online route planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Exmouth is an approximately 32-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Exmouth is 7 hours. In July, daytime highs in Exmouth are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Margaret River.

Things to do in Exmouth

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Ningaloo Marine Park
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Shark Diving
Turquoise Bay ©
Turquoise Bay
Mandu Mandu Gorge ©
Mandu Mandu Gorge

5
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Bring the kids along to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Surfers Point. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Hamelin Bay Jetty. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Margaret River: Meelup Beach (in Dunsborough), Yallingup (Ngilgi Cave, Canal Rocks, & more) and Jewel Cave (in Augusta). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Lake Cave, kick back and relax at Cowaramup Bay, learn about winemaking at Cape Grace Wines, and identify plant and animal life at Sunflowers Animal Farm.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Margaret River online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Exmouth to Margaret River takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Yallingup, Cowaramup, Boranup, Augusta, Dunsborough
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Lake Cave ©
Lake Cave
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse ©
Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Dolphin & Whale Watching

5
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Explore hidden gems such as Port Campbell National Park and London Bridge. Visiting Twelve Apostles and Mait's Rest will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Campbell: Johanna Beach (in Johanna), Lorne Beach (in Lorne) and Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (in Weeaproinah). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Loch Ard Gorge, hike along Great Ocean Walk, take in the dramatic natural features at The Razorback, and don't miss a visit to Gibsons Steps.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Port Campbell trip itinerary app .

Getting from Margaret River to Port Campbell by combination of bus, flight, and train takes about 17 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Margaret River to Port Campbell, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Apollo Bay, Twelve Apostles, Johanna Beach, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Lorne Beach
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

4
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and Mawson's Hut Replica Museum. Get in touch with nature at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Russell Falls. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Pressing Matters (in Richmond), Tasmanian Devil Unzoo (in Taranna) and Shene Tasmania (in Pontville). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, savor the flavors at Cascade Brewery, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Hobart vacation planner.

You can do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Port Campbell to Hobart in 10 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In July in Hobart, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Richmond, Mount Field National Park, Opossum Bay Beach, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Australian Convict Sites
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail

5
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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Australian National Maritime Museum make great kid-friendly stops. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Blue Mountains and Cathedral of Ferns Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba) and Kiama Blowhole (in Kiama). And it doesn't end there: see a show at Sydney Opera House, contemplate the long history of Museum of Sydney, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and hike along Manly Scenic Walkway.

To find out how to plan a trip to Sydney, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Hobart to Sydney by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Hobart in July; daily highs in Sydney reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Katoomba, Kiama Blowhole, Cathedral of Ferns Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

3
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and Walkatjara Art will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kuniya Walk and Uluru. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Kata Tjuta, stroll through Uluru Hiking Path, appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds, and head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sydney in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru ©
Uluru

5
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve and Hartley Street School Museum. Appreciate the collections at Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre and Talapi. Spend the 4th (Sun) exploring nature at Owen Springs Reserve. Spend the 6th (Tue) exploring nature at Finke Gorge National Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Desert Park, explore the striking landscape of Emily Gap, explore the striking landscape at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Alice Springs trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Walking tours
Alice Springs Reptile Centre ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre

5
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Trinity Beach and Palm Cove Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Historic Village Herberton and Muddy's Playground. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Australian Butterfly Sanctuary (in Kuranda) and The Bat Hospital Visitor Centre (in Atherton). Spend the 9th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 7th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Cairns day trip tool .

Getting from Alice Springs to Cairns by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Alice Springs in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Cairns: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Historic Village Herberton, Palm Cove Beach, The Bat Hospital Visitor Centre
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

5
nights
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Get outdoors at Daintree National Park and Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas. Bring the kids along to Mossman Gorge and Safaris. Spend the 12th (Mon) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: relax in the rural setting at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and identify plant and animal life at Opal Reef.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas trip planner .

Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Daintree National Park
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mossman Gorge ©
Mossman Gorge
Daintree National Park ©
Daintree National Park

5
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 discover tucked-away gems like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Berry Springs Nature Park. Step out of the city life by going to Speed Boats Tours and Fishing Charters & Tours. Change things up with a short trip to Territory Wildlife Park in Berry Springs (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Defence of Darwin Experience, explore the galleries of Nomad Art Gallery, brush up on your military savvy at Darwin Military Museum, and view the masterpieces at Outstation Gallery - Aboriginal Art from Art Centres.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Darwin tour itinerary tool .

Getting from Port Douglas to Darwin by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Port Douglas in August, you will find days in Darwin are a bit warmer (37°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Territory Wildlife Park
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Defence of Darwin Experience ©
Defence of Darwin Experience
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Territory Wildlife Park ©
Territory Wildlife Park

7
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Broome Historical Museum and Broome Gallery. We've included these beaches for you: Cable Beach and Roebuck Bay. Spend the 24th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Gantheaume Point, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, head outdoors with Staircase To The Moon, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Broome trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Darwin to Broome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Darwin to Broome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Darwin in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Broome, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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