14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cairns
— 2 nights
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
5
Sydney
— 4 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Doongal Aboriginal Art Gallery Cairns, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally view the masterpieces at Bones and Jones. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cairns tour builder tool.

Nadi, Fiji to Cairns is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Fiji Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Trinity Beach, Palm Cove Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then look for gifts at With Sugar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, and then view the masterpieces at Ngarru Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Port Douglas online tour itinerary maker.

Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Uluru and Uluru Hiking Path. Get outdoors at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga and Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Next up on the itinerary: view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, and browse the exhibits of Wintjiri Arts + Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Port Douglas to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. When traveling from Port Douglas in June, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Wintjiri Arts + Museum
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, examine the collection at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, and then take a stroll around Federation Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and then take a stroll through Melbourne Central.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia ©
The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia

4
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, admire the masterpieces at Brett Whiteley Studio, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, Sydney is somewhat warmer than Melbourne - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

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