10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Bangkok

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Bring the kids along to Melbourne Zoo and Eureka Skydeck. When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately Werribee away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, get your game on at Zero Latency, and take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary builder site.

Bangkok, Thailand to Melbourne is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. While traveling from Bangkok, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Australian National Maritime Museum. The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, listen to music at Sydney Opera House, look for gifts at DUX Collection Sydney, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip builder site.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

3
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas and Four Mile Beach. Take a break from Cairns with a short trip to Palm Cove Beach in Palm Cove, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and kick back and relax at Trinity Beach.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip app.

Getting from Sydney to Cairns by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in November, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove Beach, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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