15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
3
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
4
Port Douglas
— 3 nights

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, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne tour itinerary website.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in October, expect Melbourne to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and wander the streets of The Rocks.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in October, things will get a bit warmer in Sydney: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gold Coast: Brisbane (Mount Coot-tha Lookout & Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane). There's still lots to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park, kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, and take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gold Coast tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Brisbane
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Port Douglas side-trips: Palm Cove (Palm Cove Beach & Spas). The adventure continues: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, get outside with The Bump Track, and identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Port Douglas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, Port Douglas is somewhat warmer than Gold Coast - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Mossman Gorge Centre
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spas
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

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