8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Saskatoon
Fly:  28​h
1
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  29​h
End: Saskatoon

2
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at You and Bamboo and Pacific Fair Shopping Centre. Visiting Coolangatta Beach and Burleigh Heads Beach will get you outdoors. Step out of Gold Coast with an excursion to Cape Byron Walking Track in Byron Bay--about 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Kirra Beach, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Burleigh Head National Park, and stroll through Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast sightseeing planner.

Saskatoon, Canada to Gold Coast is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 16 hours. Traveling from Saskatoon in November, things will get warmer in Gold Coast: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Byron Walking Track, You and Bamboo
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Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

3
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.
On the 21st (Thu), wander the streets of Darling Harbour, see a show at Sydney Opera House, and then wander the streets of The Rocks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, explore the world behind art at Brett Whiteley Studio, and then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney tour itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Sydney are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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