8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
4
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

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day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): trek along Kuniya Walk, don't miss a visit to Uluru, take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and finally trek along Uluru Hiking Path.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park journey planner .

Mumbai, India to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) (ACST) is 4 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in April; daily highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park reach 34°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

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Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art
Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 12th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then look for gifts at Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, and then take a stroll through Melbourne Central. On the next day, get a taste of the local shopping with The White Room Interiors, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, and then make a trip to Collins St/Swanston St.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne route planner .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in April, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping Neighborhoods Tours
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): stroll through Bondi Beach, then kick back and relax at Clovelly Beach, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and finally take a stroll through The Rocks. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Sydney Fish Market, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, then browse the exhibits of ATTY Gallery, and finally take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

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

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in April, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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night
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.
On the 16th (Tue), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Cairns trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Sydney to Cairns in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, Cairns is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Village Gallery
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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