48 days in Australia & Fiji Itinerary

48 days in Australia & Fiji Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sigatoka, Fiji
— 2 nights
2
Suva, Fiji
— 1 night
3
Taveuni Island, Fiji
— 2 nights
4
Nadi, Fiji
— 2 nights
5
Cairns, Australia
— 7 nights
6
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia
— 3 nights
7
Adelaide, Australia
— 4 nights
8
Kangaroo Island, Australia
— 4 nights
9
Torquay, Australia
— 4 nights
10
Port Campbell, Australia
— 2 nights
11
Melbourne, Australia
— 7 nights
12
Sydney, Australia
— 8 nights


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2
nights
Sigatoka, Fiji

Sigatoka ©
Located at the western end of Coral Coast, with its long sheltered beaches and popular surf spots, Sigatoka is best known for its immediate surroundings than for the town itself.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, thenlook for gifts at Baravi Handcrafts, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the next day, step off the mainland to explore Robinson Crusoe Island and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Natadola Beach.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sigatoka trip itinerary planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Sigatoka is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Brisbane to Sigatoka. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in November; daily highs in Sigatoka reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Suva.

Things to do in Sigatoka

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Robinson Crusoe Island
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 18:
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Natadola Beach ©
Natadola Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Baravi Handcrafts ©
Baravi Handcrafts

1
night
Suva, Fiji

Suva ©
Situated on a verdant, hilly peninsula, Suva is the second-largest city in the South Pacific and has been the capital of Fiji since 1882.
On the 19th (Tue), trek along Mount Korobaba, take in the exciting artwork at 21K Gallery, thentake an in-depth tour of Fiji Museum, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Suva Municipal Market.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Suva trip maker.

Traveling by car from Sigatoka to Suva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Sigatoka in November, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Suva: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Taveuni Island.

Things to do in Suva

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Mount Korobaba ©
Mount Korobaba
Fiji Museum ©
Fiji Museum
Suva Municipal Market ©
Suva Municipal Market

2
nights
Taveuni Island, Fiji

Taveuni Island ©
Known as the Garden Island, Taveuni is a tropical paradise of tall mountains draped in lush rainforest, filled with delicate wildflowers and colorful birds, and dotted with cascading waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Bouma National Heritage Park and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lavena Coastal Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Waitavala Natural Rock Waterslide, experience rural life at Civa Fiji Pearls, and then admire the sheer force of Tavoro Waterfalls.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Taveuni Island trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Suva to Taveuni Island takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Nadi.

Things to do in Taveuni Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Bouma National Heritage Park ©
Bouma National Heritage Park
Lavena Coastal Walk ©
Lavena Coastal Walk
Tavoro Waterfalls ©
Tavoro Waterfalls

2
nights
Nadi, Fiji

Nadi ©
Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the waterfront activity at Port Denarau Marina, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Sleeping Giant. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nadi trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Taveuni Island to Nadi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Nadi

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Denarau Island
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:
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Garden of the Sleeping Giant ©
Garden of the Sleeping Giant
Port Denarau Marina ©
Port Denarau Marina
Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool ©
Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool

7
nights
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.
Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Palm Cove (Village Gallery, Spas, &more), Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Safaris, &more) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Wangetti). Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, pause for some photo ops at Cairns Cenotaph, sample the tasty concoctions at Macalister Brewing Company, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.

To find reviews and other tourist information, go to the Cairns tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Nadi to Cairns by flight takes about 9.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Fiji Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Macalister Brewing Company, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 30:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
Safaris

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: make a trip to Uluru, take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk, hike along Kuniya Walk, and browse the exhibits of Walkatjara Art.

Discover how to plan a Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. When traveling from Cairns in November, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Mutitjulu Waterhole ©
Mutitjulu Waterhole

4
nights
Adelaide, Australia

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Fox Creek Wines (in McLaren Vale), Langmeil Winery (in Tanunda) and Greenock (Kalleske Wines & Murray Street Vineyards). There's still lots to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, admire the natural beauty at The Cedars, and enjoy the sand and surf at Seacliff Beach.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Adelaide online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Adelaide in 7.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In December, Adelaide is slightly colder than Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Tours

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Greenock, Fox Creek Wines, Langmeil Winery, Ashton Hills Vineyard
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 8:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

4
nights
Kangaroo Island, Australia

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kangaroo Island is known for wildlife, nature, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Chase National Park, identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kangaroo Island Spirits.

Start your trip to Kangaroo Island by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 12:
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary

4
nights
Torquay, Australia

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Get out of town with these interesting Torquay side-trips: Eastern Beach Reserve (in Geelong), Apollo Bay (Mait's Rest & Great Ocean Walk) and Bellarine Distillery (in Drysdale). There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at The Great Ocean Road, get great views at Point Danger Lookout, head outdoors with The Nobbies, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Torquay trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Kangaroo Island to Torquay by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Kangaroo Island to Torquay, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in Torquay are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Geelong, Apollo Bay, The Nobbies, Bellarine Distillery
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 16:
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Geelong Adventure Specialists ©
Geelong Adventure Specialists
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk

2
nights
Port Campbell, Australia

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park, take some stellar pictures from Loch Ard Gorge, and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Razorback. Here are some ideas for day two: get all the information you need at Courthouse Camperdown, pause for some photo ops at Robert Burns Statue, and then explore the striking landscape at London Bridge.

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Getting from Torquay to Port Campbell by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Camperdown
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
London Bridge ©
London Bridge

7
nights
Melbourne, Australia

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee--about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Melbourne online attractions planner.

Drive from Port Campbell to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. December in Melbourne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 25:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

8
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.
Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Wentworth Falls to see Wentworth Falls about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, visit Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in December, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Wentworth Falls, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Dec 25 — Jan 2:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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