7 days in Canberra & Gold Coast Itinerary

7 days in Canberra & Gold Coast Itinerary

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7 days in Canberra & Gold Coast Itinerary

Start: Canberra
1
Canberra
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Canberra

3
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at Royal Australian Mint, admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Mount Ainslie Lookout.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Canberra online trip maker .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Canberra International Airport. May in Canberra sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay May 24 — 27:
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia

3
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

Make your Gold Coast itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Canberra to Gold Coast takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Canberra in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Gold Coast: highs are around 27°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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