9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Cairns
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Lord Howe Island
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

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 13th (Tue), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns journey maker website .

Mumbai, India to Cairns is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Cairns, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in November, expect nights in Cairns to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are little chillier, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Palm Cove
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

2
nights
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
On the 15th (Thu), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lord Howe Island.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

1
day
Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island ©
Bursting out of the Tasman Sea, Lord Howe Island offers stunning scenery and many sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): kick back and relax at Lagoon Beach and then stroll through Ned's Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lord Howe Island online driving holiday planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Lord Howe Island in 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lord Howe Island

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Ned's Beach ©
Ned's Beach
Lagoon Beach ©
Lagoon Beach

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.
On the 18th (Sun), stroll through Clovelly, then enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach, then trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Lord Howe Island to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. November in Sydney sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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