7 days in Gold Coast, Tamborine Mountain & Brisbane Itinerary

7 days in Gold Coast, Tamborine Mountain & Brisbane Itinerary

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7 days in Gold Coast, Tamborine Mountain & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Tamborine Mountain
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Singapore

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.
Get in touch with nature at Surfers Paradise Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. Attractions like Sea World Theme Park and Warner Bros. Movie World make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach, head outdoors with Pelican Feeding, stroll through Coolangatta Beach, and get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Gold Coast online route maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Gold Coast is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Gold Coast. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Singapore in October; daily highs in Gold Coast reach 29°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Tamborine Mountain.

Things to do in Gold Coast

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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

1
night
Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): hike along Witches Falls Walking Trail, then take in the awesome beauty at Crystal Mountain, then do a tasting at Castle Glen Cellars, and finally stop by Tamborine Tea.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tamborine Mountain attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain takes an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Tamborine Mountain can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Brisbane.

Things to do in Tamborine Mountain

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Witches Falls Walking Trail ©
Witches Falls Walking Trail
Crystal Mountain ©
Crystal Mountain

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then laugh and play at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens and then contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Brisbane attractions tool .

You can drive from Tamborine Mountain to Brisbane in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. October in Brisbane sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
The Brisbane River ©
The Brisbane River
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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