8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 3 nights
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
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Cairns
— 1 night

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Sydney

Sydney ©

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.
Australian Surf Tours has been added to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour. Museum-lovers will appreciate Brett Whiteley Studio and Australian National Maritime Museum. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, and admire the striking features of Queen Victoria Building.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney online travel route builder.

Manchester, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Manchester to Sydney. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in March; daily highs in Sydney reach 30°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

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Must see
Bondi Beach
4.2

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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.
On the 6th (Sat), go for a walk through Mala Walk, take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, then contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and finally take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk, then explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, then explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney in March, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (41°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Trails
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World heritage site
Uluru
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World heritage site
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
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Hiking Trail
Kuniya Walk
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Cairns

Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

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 8th (Mon): stop by Bones and Jones.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cairns trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Cairns, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cairns

Museums · Shopping
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