25 days in Australia Itinerary

25 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Melbourne
— 6 nights
2
Hobart
— 4 nights
3
Launceston
— 1 night
4
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
5
Sydney
— 3 nights
6
Yarra Junction
— 1 night
7
Bright
— 3 nights

6
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately Torquay away. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne tour itinerary website.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne, you'll lose 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Melbourne. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

4
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hobart: Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton) and Port Arthur Historic Site (in Port Arthur). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hobart day trip planning site.

Getting from Melbourne to Hobart by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Melbourne in January, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hobart: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Port Arthur Historic Site, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Richmond Bridge
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

1
night
Launceston

Launceston ©
Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): walk around City Park, thenappreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and then identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Seahorse World, and then explore the world behind art at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Launceston online itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hobart to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Launceston can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Beauty Point
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery

3
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 (South Bank Parklands, The Brisbane River, &more). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Sea World Theme Park, enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Climb, and experience the excitement of Infinity Attraction.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast trip builder app.

Fly from Launceston to Gold Coast in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. In January, Gold Coast is somewhat warmer than Launceston - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Brisbane
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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: snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and stop by The Rocks.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Sydney online road trip planner.

Fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Yarra Junction.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

1
night
Yarra Junction

Yarra Junction ©
Yarra Junction is a town in Victoria, Australia, 55km east from Melbourne's central business district. On the 14th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Blue Lotus Water Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Healesville Sanctuary, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Bruno's Art and Sculpture Garden, learn about winemaking at Yileena Park, stop by Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, thendo a tasting at Domaine Chandon Winery, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Four Pillars Distillery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Yarra Junction day trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sydney to Yarra Junction. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Yarra Junction when traveling from Sydney in January, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Bright.

Things to do in Yarra Junction

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Yarra Glen, Healesville, Bruno's Art and Sculpture Garden, Domaine Chandon Winery, Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden
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Blue Lotus Water Garden ©
Blue Lotus Water Garden
Healesville Sanctuary ©
Healesville Sanctuary
Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden
Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden

3
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Bright

Bright ©
Bright is a town in northeastern Victoria, Australia, 319 metres above sea level at the southeastern end of the Ovens Valley. On the 16th (Thu), enjoy some diversion at Howitt Park, thensample the tasty concoctions at Bright Brewery, and then explore the stunning scenery at Canyon Walk. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail and then make a splash at Bright Splash Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Bright trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Yarra Junction to Bright in 4 hours. When traveling from Yarra Junction in January, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bright: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bright

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Canyon Walk ©
Canyon Walk
Parasailing & Paragliding
Bright Splash Park ©
Bright Splash Park

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