15 days in Townsville North Queensland & Milan Itinerary

15 days in Townsville North Queensland & Milan Itinerary

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Townsville, Australia
— 2 nights
2
Mission Beach, Australia
— 1 night
3
Milan, Italy
— 9 nights

2
nights
Townsville, Australia

Tucked snugly beneath a steep, craggy mount--known as Castle Hill--the vibrant city of Townsville is as picturesque as its backdrop.
Townsville is known for beaches, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Museum of Tropical Queensland, explore the galleries of The Drill Hall Studio, and contemplate the long history of Kissing Point Fort.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Townsville trip builder.

Brisbane to Townsville is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brisbane in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Townsville, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mission Beach.

Things to do in Townsville

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Museum of Tropical Queensland ©
Museum of Tropical Queensland
Castle Hill
Castle Hill

1
night
Mission Beach, Australia

Gracing the coast along the Coral Sea, Mission Beach is a collection of villages that merged into one city.
On the 7th (Thu), view the masterpieces at Helen Wiltshire Gallery, stop by Mission Arts, thensee what you can catch with a fishing tour, and finally make a trip to Golden Gumboot.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mission Beach tour builder site.

You can drive from Townsville to Mission Beach in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Mission Beach

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Golden Gumboot
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Helen Wiltshire Gallery ©
Helen Wiltshire Gallery
Mission Arts ©
Mission Arts

9
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Chiesa di S. Giorgio (in Boltiere), Verona (Verona's Cathedral (Duomo), Casa Del Clero, &more) and Turin (The Art of the Brick, Museo Egizio, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan tour itinerary builder.

Explore your travel options from Mission Beach to Milan with the Route module. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Mission Beach to Milan due to the time zone difference. In January in Milan, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Verona, Varenna, Turin, Bellano, Chiesa di S. Giorgio
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio

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