21 days in Australia Itinerary

21 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South Pacific travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

21 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + train:  9​h
3
Noosa
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Fraser Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 30​min
5
Daydream Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h
6
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
7
Port Douglas
— 3 nights
+2
shuttle + Fly + train:  28​h
End: Brussels


Learn more about your trip

4
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, trails, shopping, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Sydney trip site .

Brussels, Belgium to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Brussels in April, expect Sydney to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Uluru, take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk, view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, and admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner .

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Noosa.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Yulara
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

1
night
Noosa

Noosa
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Noosa travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Noosa in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You will leave for Fraser Island on the 10th (Fri).

Things to do in Noosa

Outdoors Tours Parks
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 10:

2
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
On the 10th (Fri), take a peaceful walk through Central Station Rainforest and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake McKenzie. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Eli Creek, get outside with The Pinnacles, and then kick back and relax at Seventy-Five Mile Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Fraser Island trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Noosa to Fraser Island takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. You will leave for Daydream Island on the 12th (Sun).

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach

3
nights
Daydream Island

Daydream Island
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Daydream Island Living Reef.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Daydream Island visit planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Fraser Island to Daydream Island. In April in Daydream Island, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 26°C at night. On the 15th (Wed), you'll travel to Nelly Bay.

Things to do in Daydream Island

Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:

2
nights
Nelly Bay, Magnetic Island

Nelly Bay ©
Nelly Bay is known for wildlife and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Nelly Bay to Arcadia Trail, head off the coast to Magnetic Island National Park, stroll through West Point, and browse the exhibits of Magnetic Island Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Nelly Bay trip itinerary maker app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Daydream Island to Nelly Bay. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Daydream Island in April: highs in Nelly Bay hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Nelly Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Magnetic Island, West Point, Magnetic Island Country Club
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Nelly Bay to Arcadia Trail ©
Nelly Bay to Arcadia Trail
Magnetic Island National Park ©
Magnetic Island National Park
Magnetic Island Country Club ©
Magnetic Island Country Club

3
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.
Step out of Port Douglas with an excursion to Palm Cove Beach in Palm Cove--about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef, get great views at Flagstaff Hill Lookout, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Port Douglas day trip website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nelly Bay to Port Douglas. In April in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Palm Cove
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

Similar Plans

23 days in Cape Town, Plettenberg Bay & Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 34 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CANADA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CANADA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 59 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 40 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SPAIN May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Australia BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Australia BY A USER FROM POLAND February, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Australia BY A USER FROM EGYPT January, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans