7 days in Australia Itinerary

7 days in Australia Itinerary

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7 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly:  16​h
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
3
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Chennai

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 19th (Thu), examine the collection at Melbourne Museum and then admire the natural beauty at Fitzroy Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at St. Patrick's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at ArtVo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Paul's Cathedral, and finally get curious at Australian Centre for the Moving Image.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne journey planner .

Chennai, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Chennai to Melbourne. Traveling from Chennai in September, things will get much colder in Melbourne: highs are around 20°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
ArtVo ©
ArtVo
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and finally catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach and then wander the streets of The Rocks.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in September, things will get a bit warmer in Sydney: highs are around 25°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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nights
Cairns

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.
On the 23rd (Mon), kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Cairns takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in September; daily highs in Cairns reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. On the 24th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Trinity Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
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Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
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Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
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