8 days in Sydney & Suburbs & Cairns Region Itinerary

8 days in Sydney & Suburbs & Cairns Region Itinerary

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8 days in Sydney & Suburbs & Cairns Region Itinerary

Start: Oslo
Fly:  24​h
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
End: Oslo

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For more things to do and tourist information, use the Sydney tour itinerary planning tool .

Oslo, Norway to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Oslo to Sydney, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Oslo in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Sydney: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

1
night
Cairns

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 22nd (Mon), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then admire the natural beauty at Munro Martin Parklands, and finally appreciate the history behind Cairns Cenotaph. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Josephine Falls, kick back and relax at Trinity Beach, and then enjoy some diversion at Muddy's Playground.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Cairns trip itinerary app .

You can fly from Sydney to Cairns in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in July; daily highs in Cairns reach 30°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Trinity Beach
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Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Muddy's Playground ©
Muddy's Playground
River Rafting & Tubing

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