35 days in Australia Itinerary

35 days in Australia Itinerary

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Fly to Brisbane International Airport, Drive to Noosa
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Noosa
— 2 nights
Drive
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Beerwah
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brisbane
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gold Coast
— 2 nights
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Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly
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Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly
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Canberra
— 1 night
Fly
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Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly
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Perth
— 2 nights
Fly
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Port Douglas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cape Tribulation
— 2 nights
Drive to Cairns International Airport, Fly to Kalamazoo

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Noosa

— 2 nights
Known for its "green" development and north-facing beach, Noosa is a natural getaway.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Noosa Farmers Market, Fraser Island Adventure Tours and Equathon. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): hunt for treasures at Noosa Farmers Market and then see the top attractions with Fraser Island Adventure Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): take a stroll through Hastings Street, trot along with Equathon, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at The Original Eumundi Markets.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Noosa trip itinerary builder.

Kalamazoo, USA to Noosa is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Kalamazoo to Noosa. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Beerwah.

Things to do in Noosa

Tours · Shopping · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:

Beerwah

— 2 nights
Beerwah is a rural town and a locality in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Mooloolah Valley Riding Centre as well as Parrots in Paradise. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): trot along with Mooloolah Valley Riding Centre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Parrots in Paradise, and then admire the engineering at Ewen Maddock Dam. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Ngungun and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Australia Zoo.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Beerwah tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Noosa to Beerwah in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Beerwah sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Beerwah

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 14 — 16:

Brisbane

— 2 nights

Australia's New World City

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.
You've added Noosa Chocolate Factory, Brisbane Whale Watching, Museum of Brisbane, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 17th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Brisbane Whale Watching, then examine the collection at Opal Museum, then examine the collection at Museum of Brisbane, and finally look for gifts at Noosa Chocolate Factory. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, stroll through Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Beerwah to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Brisbane sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:

Gold Coast

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, then laugh and play at Infinity Attraction, and then head outdoors with Pelican Feeding.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast route planning website.

You can drive from Brisbane to Gold Coast in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:

Gold Coast

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): experience the excitement of Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise and then enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Gold Coast sightseeing planning tool.

On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 22:

Sydney

— 5 nights

The Harbour City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dolphin & Whale Watching as well as WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. There's still lots to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, take in panoramic vistas at Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, go for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sydney planning site.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 27:

Canberra

— 1 night

The Bush Capital

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.
You've now added National Zoo and Aquarium to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Canberra online travel planner.

You can fly from Sydney to Canberra in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, Canberra is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 71°F and lows of 42°F. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 28:
Highlights from your trip

Melbourne

— 4 nights

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 30th (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip builder tool.

You can fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 47°F. You'll set off for Adelaide on the 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Tours · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 2:

Adelaide

— 2 nights
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Adelaide is known for parks, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: learn more about the world around you at South Australian Museum, get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum, admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, and learn about winemaking at National Wine Centre of Australia.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Adelaide road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. In November, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Perth.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Wineries
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 4:

Perth

— 2 nights

City of Light

A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Perth Zoo has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia, have some family-friendly fun at Elizabeth Quay Carousel, pause for some photo ops at The Bell Tower, then steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and finally take some stellar pictures from Fraser Avenue Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Perth Zoo and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Perth trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Perth takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 1.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Adelaide in November: highs in Perth hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 56°F. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Perth

Tours · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wineries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:

Port Douglas

— 4 nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Douglas: Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove) and Daintree National Park (in Cape Tribulation). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mossman Gorge Centre, take some stellar pictures from Flagstaff Hill Lookout, and stop by With Sugar.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Port Douglas trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Perth to Port Douglas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Perth to Port Douglas, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in November, Port Douglas is a bit warmer at night with lows of 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 7 — 11:

Cape Tribulation

— 2 nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cape Tribulation tour itinerary site.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Cape Tribulation can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. You'll set off for home on the 13th (Fri).

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 11 — 13:
Highlights from your trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.