8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kathmandu
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly + train:  6​h
3
Leura
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Kathmandu

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, then stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Melbourne Central. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Shrine of Remembrance, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, then wander the streets of Degraves Street, and finally stop by Haigh's Chocolates Collins Street.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Melbourne online driving holiday planner .

Kathmandu, Nepal to Melbourne is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kathmandu to Melbourne, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kathmandu in September: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 20°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): trek along Uluru Hiking Path, take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park road trip website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: high temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 33°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Leura.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art
Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

1
day
Leura

Leura ©
Leura is a suburb in the City of Blue Mountains local government area that is located west of the Sydney central business district in New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, look for gifts at Rick Rutherford's Country, get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, then stop by The Nook, and finally look for gifts at The Candy Store Leura.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Leura trip itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Leura takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, expect Leura to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Leura

Trails Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, The National Pass, Rick Rutherford's Country
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
The Nook ©
The Nook

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): wander the streets of Darling Harbour, then hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, then look for gifts at Belle Fleur Fine Chocolates, and finally see a show at Sydney Opera House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and finally stop by Volle Jewellery.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sydney trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Leura to Sydney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Leura in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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