8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Cairns
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Mossman
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Yungaburra
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Millaa Millaa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Innisfail
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Vancouver

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night
Cairns

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.
To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns trip itinerary planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Cairns is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 18 hours traveling from Vancouver to Cairns. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Vancouver in March, with highs in Cairns at 36°C and lows at 27°C. You will leave for Mossman on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Mossman

Mossman ©
Mossman is a town and a locality in Far North Queensland, Australia, on the Mossman River. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): experience rural life at Cape Trib Farm, delve into the lush surroundings at Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness, and then get great views at Walu Wugirriga Lookout. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Rex Lookout and then identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Mossman sightseeing planner .

Drive from Cairns to Mossman in 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Yungaburra.

Things to do in Mossman

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge, Rex Lookout, Walu Wugirriga Lookout
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Mossman Gorge ©
Mossman Gorge
Cape Trib Farm ©
Cape Trib Farm
Rex Lookout ©
Rex Lookout

1
night
Yungaburra

Yungaburra
Yungaburra is a town located on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia, not far from Cairns. To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Yungaburra itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Mossman to Yungaburra takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 27°C. On the 16th (Sat), you'll travel to Millaa Millaa.

Things to do in Yungaburra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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nights
Millaa Millaa

Millaa Millaa ©
Millaa Millaa is a small town and locality on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Nandroya Falls and then admire the sheer force of Ellinjaa Falls. On the next day, experience rural life at Rainforest Heart, experience rural life at Mungalli Creek Dairy Farm, then admire the sheer force of Millaa Millaa Falls, and finally take some stellar pictures from Millaa Millaa Lookout.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Millaa Millaa tour itinerary planning site .

Millaa Millaa is just a short distance from Yungaburra. In March, daily temperatures in Millaa Millaa can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Innisfail.

Things to do in Millaa Millaa

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Nandroya Falls
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Millaa Millaa Falls ©
Millaa Millaa Falls
Nandroya Falls ©
Nandroya Falls
Ellinjaa Falls ©
Ellinjaa Falls

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hours
Innisfail

Innisfail
Innisfail a town and locality in the Cassowary Coast Region in Far North Queensland, Australia. To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Innisfail trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Millaa Millaa to Innisfail in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Cairns.

Things to do in Innisfail

Historic Sites
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Cairns

Cairns ©
On the 18th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Josephine Falls.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns attractions planner.

You can drive from Innisfail to Cairns in 1.5 hours. You will leave for home on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Cairns

Nature Parks Museums
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