14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly:  24 h
1
Cairns
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
4
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
5
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  21 h 30 min
End: Berlin

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.
On the 21st (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach, and then admire the landmark architecture of Freshwater Station.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cairns trip builder site.

Berlin, Germany to Cairns is an approximately 24-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Berlin to Cairns. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

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

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.
On the 22nd (Wed), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach, get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thentake some stellar pictures from Flagstaff Hill Lookout, and finally look for gifts at With Sugar.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Port Douglas to Sydney in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Port Douglas in April, things will get a bit cooler in Sydney: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

3
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Melbourne travel route planning tool.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in April: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, thensnap pictures at Elizabeth Quay, thenadmire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and finally pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial.

To find out how to plan a trip to Perth, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Perth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In April, Perth is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 31°C and lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
The Perth Mint ©
The Perth Mint

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