10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
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Cairns
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Sydney — 3 nights

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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Sydney Opera House and Australian National Maritime Museum. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, take in the dramatic natural features at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney road trip tool.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Sydney. In July, Sydney is colder than Ho Chi Minh City - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — 4 nights

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.
Get some cultural insight at Uluru and Walpa Gorge. There's lots more to do: trek along Uluru Hiking Path, stroll through Kuniya Walk, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park day trip planner.

Getting from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park when traveling from Sydney in July, with lows around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Cairns.
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Cairns — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cairns tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Cairns. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Cairns: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Australia travel guide

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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.
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