9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kasane
Drive + Fly:  27​h
1
Adelaide
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h
2
West Kentish
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
4
Alice Springs
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h
5
Cairns
— 1 night
+2
Fly + train + ferry:  4​h 30​min
6
Manly
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23​h 30​min
End: Kasane


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1
night
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Adelaide day trip tool .

Kasane, Botswana to Adelaide is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central African Time to Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) is 7 hours. Expect colder weather when traveling from Kasane in August: highs in Adelaide hover around 18°C, while lows dip to 8°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to West Kentish.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden

1
night
West Kentish

West Kentish
To find more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our West Kentish online travel route planner .

Explore your travel options from Adelaide to West Kentish with the Route module. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Adelaide in August: high temperatures in West Kentish hover around 13°C and lows are around 1°C. On the 15th (Thu), you'll travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in West Kentish

Wineries
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2
nights
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 16th (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then hike along Kuniya Walk, and finally admire all the interesting features of Uluru.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from West Kentish to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. When traveling from West Kentish in August, plan for warmer days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 27°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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hours
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Tjanpi Desert Weavers and then identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Desert Park.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Alice Springs itinerary builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In August in Alice Springs, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Wildlife Parks Shopping
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Tjanpi Desert Weavers ©
Tjanpi Desert Weavers

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 18th (Sun), hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

Make your Cairns itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Alice Springs to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Alice Springs, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Cairns, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 20°C. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Manly.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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night
Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
On the 19th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach, then steep yourself in history at Vaucluse House, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Taronga Zoo, and finally stroll around Nielsen Park.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Manly online route planner .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Cairns to Manly in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Cairns in August, expect Manly to be a bit cooler, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manly

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sydney, Taronga Zoo
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Vaucluse House ©
Vaucluse House
Nielsen Park ©
Nielsen Park

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