16 days in Auckland & Brisbane Itinerary

16 days in Auckland & Brisbane Itinerary

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16 days in Auckland & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Auckland, New Zealand
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Brisbane, Australia
— 8 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

6
nights
Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland ©
The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
When in Auckland, make a side trip to see The Lost Spring in Whitianga, approximately 1h 50 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Sky Tower, contemplate the waterfront views at Devonport, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Auckland itinerary planning site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Auckland is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Auckland is 8 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Dubai in August, with highs in Auckland at 14°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cheltenham Beach, The Lost Spring
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Sky Tower ©
Sky Tower
Auckland War Memorial Museum ©
Auckland War Memorial Museum
Auckland Zoo ©
Auckland Zoo

8
nights
Brisbane, Australia

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach), Surfers Paradise Beach (in Surfers Paradise) and Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford). There's lots more to do: walk around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, and explore the activities along The Brisbane River.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip builder .

You can fly from Auckland to Brisbane in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Auckland to Brisbane, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Auckland in August, expect nights in Brisbane to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 25°C. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Mooloolaba, Woody Point Jetty
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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