31 days in Australia Itinerary

31 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Blackheath
— 3 nights
3
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
4
Cape Tribulation
— 3 nights
5
Cairns
— 4 nights
6
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 5 nights
7
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
8
Melbourne
— 4 nights

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: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney vacation builder app.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Sydney. In July in Sydney, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Blackheath.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 5:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

3
nights
Blackheath

Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Blackheath is known for outdoors, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, and get great views at Govetts Leap.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Blackheath trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Blackheath takes 2 hours. Traveling from Sydney in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Blackheath, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Blackheath

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Leura
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath

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 9th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Beach, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Blackheath to Port Douglas. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Blackheath in July: highs in Port Douglas hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Mossman Gorge Centre, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

3
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape Tribulation side-trips: Bloomfield Waterfall (in Bloomfield), Cow Bay (Daintree Discovery Centre & Walu Wugirriga Lookout) and Photography Tours (in Daintree). There's much more to do: trot along with a tour on horseback, experience rural life at Cape Trib Farm, admire the natural beauty at Marrdja Botanical Walk, and get a new perspective on nature at Daintree Entomological museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cape Tribulation online tour planner.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Bloomfield Waterfall, Photography Tours
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Marrdja Botanical Walk ©
Marrdja Botanical Walk
Photography Tours
Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre

4
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.
Spend the 16th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cairns, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Cape Tribulation to Cairns takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Cairns, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Edge Hill, Macalister Brewing Company
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Spas

5
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: look for all kinds of wild species at Maguk Gorge, stroll through Yurmikmik Walks, admire the sheer force of Maguk Falls, and admire all the interesting features of Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) day trip planning website.

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. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Cairns to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) due to the time zone difference. On the 24th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Gunlom Waterfall Creek ©
Gunlom Waterfall Creek
Ubirr ©
Ubirr

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: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, make a trip to Field of Light, tour the pleasant surroundings at Uluru Hiking Path, and get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. In July, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

You can plan Melbourne trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 0.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July: highs in Melbourne hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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