29 days in Australia, New Zealand & Bali Itinerary

29 days in Australia, New Zealand & Bali Itinerary

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1
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
2
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 3 nights
3
Taupo, New Zealand
— 2 nights
4
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
5
Port Douglas, Australia
— 2 nights
6
Cairns, Australia
— 2 nights
7
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia
— 3 nights
8
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
9
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 7 nights

3
nights
Melbourne, Australia

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 5th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get lost in a book at State Library Victoria, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building, and get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip itinerary planning website.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Melbourne is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Melbourne is 7 hours. Traveling from Jeddah in September, things will get colder in Melbourne: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

3
nights
Queenstown, New Zealand

Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Queenstown is known for fun & games, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: fly down the slopes at The Remarkables Ski Area, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, stroll through Coronet Peak, and get your game on at Skyline Queenstown.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Queenstown trip itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Melbourne to Queenstown in 6.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Queenstown is 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Taupo.

Things to do in Queenstown

Outdoors Nature Winter Sports
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Off-Road Tours
The Remarkables Ski Area ©
The Remarkables Ski Area
Coronet Peak ©
Coronet Peak

2
nights
Taupo, New Zealand

The resort town of Taupo lies on the banks of Lake Taupo, the largest body of water in the whole of Australasia.
On the 9th (Wed), look for gifts at Souvenir Outlet, thentrek along Huka Falls Walkway, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Wairakei Natural Thermal Valley, and finally get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun at Clay Break Taupo, laugh and play at Huka Prawn Park, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

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You can fly from Queenstown to Taupo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Taupo

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Huka Falls Walkway
Huka Falls Walkway
Boat Tours & Water Sports

3
nights
Sydney, Australia

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: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sydney route planner.

Fly from Taupo to Sydney in 8.5 hours. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. September in Sydney sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

2
nights
Port Douglas, Australia

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Opal Reef, thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then take in the exciting artwork at Ngarru Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at With Sugar, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas journey planning website.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Port Douglas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, Port Douglas is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

2
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Cairns, Australia

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Cairns Cenotaph, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then walk around Anzac Park. Keep things going the next day: get into the urban bustle at Tanks Arts Centre, thentrek along The Blue Arrow Circuit, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Tanks Arts Centre
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Spas

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia

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, go for a walk through Lungkata Walk, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and trek along Kuniya Walk.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park road trip planner.

You can fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Traveling from Cairns in September, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Ubud.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path

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Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): stroll through Mason Elephant Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, and then make a trip to Tegalalang Rice Terrace. On the next day, browse the exhibits of Threads of Life, tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saraswati Temple.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Ubud online holiday planner.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Ubud by flight takes about 12.5 hours. You'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Ubud due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in Ubud, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Seminyak.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Spas

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Tegalalang Rice Terrace ©
Tegalalang Rice Terrace

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Seminyak, Indonesia

A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seminyak: Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban), Nirwana Bali Golf Club (in Tabanan) and Pecatu (Bingin Beach, Uluwatu Temple, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a splash at Waterbom Bali, see Off-Road Tours, kick back and relax at Kuta Beach - Bali, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Seminyak Beach.

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You can drive from Ubud to Seminyak in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pecatu, Kuta, Tanah Lot Temple, Nirwana Bali Golf Club
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Spas
Waterbom Bali ©
Waterbom Bali
Tanah Lot Temple
Tanah Lot Temple

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