8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h
1
Hobart
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
day
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
On the 12th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock, then see the interesting displays at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Hobart is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Hobart due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in June, with highs in Hobart at 15°C and lows at 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail
Hobart Convict Penitentiary ©
Hobart Convict Penitentiary

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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 13th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stroll through Bondi Beach, then trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and finally catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House. On the next day, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then wander the streets of The Rocks.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney travel planner.

You can fly from Hobart to Sydney in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hobart in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Sydney: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): get some fabulous bargains at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre, then stroll through Burleigh Heads Beach, and then explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): browse the different shops at Robina Town Shopping Centre, kick back and relax at Coolangatta Beach, and then kick back and relax at Kirra Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Gold Coast trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Sydney to Gold Coast by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. June in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

1
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 17th (Mon), get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cairns road trip planning app .

Getting from Gold Coast to Cairns by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gold Coast in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Cairns: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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