23 days in Oceania Itinerary

23 days in Oceania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
2
Cairns
— 3 nights
3
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 6 nights
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
5
Sydney
— 4 nights

4
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.
Spend the 2nd (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, do a tasting at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, and make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas day trip site.

Strasbourg, France to Port Douglas is an approximately 27-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Strasbourg to Port Douglas due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge Centre
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

3
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 6th (Tue), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the next day, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns trip planner.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

6
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Maguk Gorge, explore the ancient world of Ubirr, take in the dramatic natural features at Nanguluwur Art Site, and take an exotic tour of Animal Tracks Safari.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Cairns to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. You'll set off for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Animal Tracks Safari ©
Animal Tracks Safari
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Anbangbang Billabong ©
Anbangbang Billabong

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, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and go for a walk through Lungkata Walk.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Uluru ©
Uluru

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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market.

Before you visit Sydney, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney in 6 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 9°C in Sydney. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Rocks ©
The Rocks