15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pune
Fly:  20 h
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
3
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
4
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Pune

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Paddy's Market, Blue Diamond Tours, The Rocks Markets, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, wander the streets of The Rocks, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary maker site.

Pune, India to Sydney is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to Sydney is 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aria Cruises as well as Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Brisbane online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Sydney to Brisbane by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Aria Cruises
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Aria Cruises ©
Aria Cruises
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
Cairns

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kuranda Scenic Railway. Visiting Trinity Beach and Esplanade Boardwalk will get you outdoors.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Brisbane to Cairns in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In August, Cairns is somewhat warmer than Brisbane - with highs of 31°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Trinity Beach
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Kuranda Scenic Railway ©
Kuranda Scenic Railway
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Great Ocean Road, Queen Victoria Market and Old Melbourne Gaol. It doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens and shop like a local with Melbourne Central.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne online road trip planner.

Do a combination of shuttle and flight from Cairns to Melbourne in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Cairns in August, with highs in Melbourne at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Scenic Drive Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

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

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