8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Surabaya
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Surabaya

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 4th (Fri): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum and then wander the streets of Melbourne Central. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and then stop by Readings Book Shop.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planner .

Surabaya, Indonesia to Melbourne is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from West Indonesia Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria), which is usually a 3 hour difference. In January, Melbourne is slightly colder than Surabaya - with highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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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.
On the 6th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, then identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, and finally explore the striking landscape at Uluru.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in January, with highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park at 43°C and lows at 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

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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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.
Get in touch with nature at Bondi Beach and The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk. The Rocks and Sydney Opera House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, kick back and relax at Clovelly, make a trip to Queen Victoria Building (QVB), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Coogee Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in January, with highs in Sydney at 32°C and lows at 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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