9 days in Sunshine Coast & Gold Coast Itinerary

9 days in Sunshine Coast & Gold Coast Itinerary

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9 days in Sunshine Coast & Gold Coast Itinerary

Start: San Rafael
+4
bus + taxi + Fly + foot + bus:  34​h
1
Noosa
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Beerwah
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  34​h
End: San Rafael

1
day
Noosa

Noosa ©
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
On the 25th (Fri), stroll through Peregian Beach, then take a stroll through Hastings Street, and then stroll through Noosa Main Beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Noosa travel route tool .

San Rafael, Argentina to Noosa is an approximately 34-hour flight. You'll lose 13 hours traveling from San Rafael to Noosa due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Beerwah.

Things to do in Noosa

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Noosa Main Beach ©
Noosa Main Beach
Hastings Street ©
Hastings Street

3
nights
Beerwah

Beerwah ©
Beerwah is a rural town and a locality in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. Visiting Scuba & Snorkeling and Australia Zoo will get you outdoors. Head to The Original Eumundi Markets and Fudgyboombahsfor some retail therapy. Step out of Beerwah with an excursion to The Real McCaul in Eumundi--about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, stop by MaisyMoo, delve into the lush surroundings at Buderim Forest Park, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mooloolaba Beach.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Beerwah trip planner .

Traveling by car from Noosa to Beerwah takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Beerwah can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Beerwah

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Eumundi, Mooloolaba, Buderim Forest Park, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, MaisyMoo
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Head National Park, then browse the different shops at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, and then kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Sea World Theme Park and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Gold Coast vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Beerwah to Gold Coast takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. January in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

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