9 days in Queensland Itinerary

9 days in Queensland Itinerary

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9 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Tampa
+3
bus + Fly + foot + train:  29​h
1
Gold Coast
— 1 night
+2
train + foot + Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Longreach
— 1 day
Fly + shuttle:  7​h 30​min
3
Port Douglas
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Herberton
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  33​h
End: Tampa

1
night
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 2nd (Mon): stroll through Coolangatta Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Kirra Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get some fabulous bargains at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre, browse the different shops at Robina Town Shopping Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Burleigh Heads Beach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Gold Coast online trip maker .

Tampa, USA to Gold Coast is an approximately 29-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Tampa to Gold Coast. Traveling from Tampa in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 68°F in Gold Coast. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Longreach.

Things to do in Gold Coast

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Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre ©

1
day
Longreach

Longreach ©
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): examine the collection at Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Outback Heritage Centre and then examine the collection at QANTAS Founders Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Longreach trip maker site .

Do a combination of train and flight from Gold Coast to Longreach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Gold Coast in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Longreach: temperatures range from 96°F by day to 72°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums
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1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, view the masterpieces at Ngarru Gallery and then explore the gorgeous colors at Agincourt Reef.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas attractions planner .

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Longreach to Port Douglas in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. When traveling from Longreach in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Port Douglas: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Herberton.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Agincourt Reef ©
Agincourt Reef

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Herberton

Herberton ©
Herberton is a town and locality on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Spy & Camera Museum, see the interesting displays at Herberton Mining Museum, contemplate the long history of Historic Village Herberton, then explore the galleries of Rainforest Gems Gallery & Studio, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tolga Woodworks Gallery & Cafe.

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

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Herberton takes 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in Herberton are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Herberton

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Tolga
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Historic Village Herberton ©
Historic Village Herberton
Herberton Mining Museum ©
Herberton Mining Museum
Spy & Camera Museum ©
Spy & Camera Museum

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