22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Brisbane
— 2 nights
2
Sydney
— 7 nights
3
Canberra
— 3 nights
4
Melbourne
— 7 nights

2
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Brisbane

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel) and Nepalese Pagoda. Step out of Brisbane with an excursion to Moffat Beach in Caloundra--about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: stroll around South Bank Parklands.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Brisbane sightseeing planner.

London, UK to Brisbane is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Brisbane is 10 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from London in January, with highs in Brisbane at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Moffat Beach
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Moffat Beach ©
Moffat Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

7
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.
Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Vaucluse House are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sydney Opera House and The National Pass. Take a break from Sydney with a short trip to Wentworth Falls in Wentworth Falls, about 1h 30 min away. Spend the 5th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, see the interesting displays at Hyde Park Barracks, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Sydney takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Wentworth Falls, The National Pass
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mugga-Mugga Cottage and Calthorpes' House. Take a break from the city and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, engage your brain at Questacon, don't miss a visit to Parliament of Australia, and admire the landmark architecture of National Museum of Australia.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Canberra trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in February, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Canberra. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary, Mugga-Mugga Cottage
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Mugga-Mugga Cottage ©
Mugga-Mugga Cottage

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Central. Take a break from the city and head to Balloon Rides and St. Kilda Beach. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne route builder.

You can fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

St Kilda
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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