15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Indianapolis

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney online journey planner .

Indianapolis, USA to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 15 hours. In January, Sydney is warmer than Indianapolis - with highs of 82°F and lows of 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, hike along Kuniya Walk, head outdoors with Walpa Gorge, and take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park journey builder app .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (99°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne holiday planner.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in January, things will get slightly colder in Melbourne: highs are around 81°F and lows about 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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