8 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Region Itinerary

8 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Region Itinerary

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8 days in Brisbane & Gold Coast Region Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Gold Coast
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

2
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around South Bank Parklands, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, find something for the whole family at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane, and admire the natural beauty at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Brisbane is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Brisbane is 2 hours. In August, Brisbane is colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

5
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.
Gold Coast is known for theme parks, shopping, beaches, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, and cool off at Dreamworld.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast trip planner .

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Gold Coast takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World