51 days in Singapore & Australia Itinerary

51 days in Singapore & Australia Itinerary

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Singapore, Singapore
— 3 nights
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Adelaide, Australia
— 3 nights
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Melbourne, Australia
— 4 nights
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Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
— 2 nights
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Jervis Bay, Australia
— 3 nights
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Newcastle, Australia
— 4 nights
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Port Macquarie, Australia
— 3 nights
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Byron Bay, Australia
— 3 nights
Bus to Brisbane International Airport, Fly to Bundaberg
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Bundaberg, Australia
— 3 nights
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Airlie Beach, Australia
— 2 nights
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Hamilton Island, Australia
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Port Douglas, Australia
— 4 nights
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Cairns, Australia
— 3 nights
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Brisbane, Australia
— 7 nights
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore — 3 nights

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Your day by day itinerary now includes SingJazz Club as well as Singapore Botanic Gardens. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Singapore and Changi Chapel and Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Arab Street and The Helix Bridge. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at MacRitchie Nature Trail, kick back and relax at Changi Beach, stroll through Siloso Beach, and admire the natural beauty at Butterfly Garden.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Singapore trip builder website.

London, UK to Singapore is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Singapore Standard Time is 8 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from London in September: high temperatures in Singapore hover around 38°C and lows are around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to fly to Adelaide.
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Find places to stay Sep 26 — 29:

Adelaide, Australia — 3 nights

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Escape the urban bustle at Waterfall Gully and Henley Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Motor Museum and Penfolds Magill Estate Cellar Door. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Tanunda (Chateau Tanunda & Langmeil Winery) and Two Hands Wines Cellar Door (in Marananga). There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Singapore to Adelaide takes 10 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Singapore to Adelaide. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in September; daily highs in Adelaide reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. You'll set off for Melbourne on the 3rd (Mon).
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Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 3:

Melbourne, Australia — 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Old Melbourne Gaol and Immigration Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Rippon Lea Estate and McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park. When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Frankston Beach in Frankston, approximately Frankston away.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Melbourne road trip planning website.

You can fly from Adelaide to Melbourne in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Traveling from Adelaide in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 9°C. On the 7th (Fri), you're off to Sydney.
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Sydney, Australia — 3 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.
You've added The Mint, Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, Queen Victoria Building, and other attractions to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Terrigal Beach and Hyde Park Barracks. Appreciate the collections at White Rabbit Gallery and Henry Kendall Cottage & Historical Museum. There's more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip maker.

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in October, with highs in Sydney at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Blue Mountains National Park.
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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia — 2 nights

Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Falls Gallery, trek along Grand Canyon track, and then get great views at Pulpit Rock Lookout.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Blue Mountains National Park tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park in an hour. Traveling from Sydney in October, Blue Mountains National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Jervis Bay.
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Jervis Bay, Australia — 3 nights

A trip to Jervis Bay will take you to the southern coast of New South Wales, known for allegedly boasting some of the whitest sands in the world.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Blenheim Beach and Murrays Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Callala Beach and Bass Point Reserve. Change things up with a short trip to Cathedral Rocks in Kiama (about 1h 15 min away). There's more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Point Perpendicular Lightstation and kick back and relax at Honeymoon Bay.

To find photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jervis Bay planning app.

Explore your travel options from Blue Mountains National Park to Jervis Bay with the Route module. In October, daily temperatures in Jervis Bay can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Newcastle.
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Newcastle, Australia — 4 nights

While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Get some cultural insight at Harkham Wines and Nobbys Head. Get in touch with nature at Redhead Beach and Caves Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Newcastle: Mount View Estate Winery (in Mount View), Pokolbin (Mistletoe Winery, Petersons Wines Broke Road, &more) and Hawks Nest (Bennetts Beach & Jimmy's Beach). There's more to do: stroll through Newcastle Beach and enjoy the sand and surf at One Mile Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Newcastle tour builder website.

You can drive from Jervis Bay to Newcastle in 4.5 hours. October in Newcastle sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Port Macquarie.
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Port Macquarie, Australia — 3 nights

Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Bago Vineyards and Bago Maze and Long Point Vineyard. Your inner history buff will appreciate St Thomas Anglican Church and Old Bottlebutt. Change things up with these side-trips from Port Macquarie: North Brother Mountain (in Laurieton) and The Slim Dusty Centre (in Kempsey). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Port Macquarie Museum, tee off at Port Macquarie Golf Club, and learn about winemaking at Douglas Vale Historic Homestead & Vineyard.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Macquarie road trip planner.

Drive from Newcastle to Port Macquarie in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. While traveling from Newcastle, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Byron Bay.
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Byron Bay, Australia — 3 nights

Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
You'll get in some beach time at Belongil Beach and Lennox Head Beach. Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre and Captain Cook Memorial and Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Byron Bay's surroundings by going to Tropical Fruit World (in Duranbah), Springbrook National Park (in Springbrook) and Fingal Head Lighthouse (in Fingal Head).

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Getting from Port Macquarie to Byron Bay by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Port Macquarie in October: highs in Byron Bay hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Bundaberg.
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Bundaberg, Australia — 3 nights

Your day by day itinerary now includes Bundaberg Rum Distillery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kalki Moon Distilling Company, then identify plant and animal life at Sharon Gorge Nature Park, then learn about winemaking at Ohana Winery & Exotic Fruits, and finally get engrossed in the history at Palace Backpackers Memorial.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Bundaberg trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Byron Bay to Bundaberg takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Bundaberg are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Airlie Beach.
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Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:

Airlie Beach, Australia — 2 nights

Gateway to the Whitsundays

Very much a town with an emphasis on the tropical lifestyle, Airlie Beach offers exotic surroundings with palm trees and charming, sandy beaches.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Proserpine Museum, then view the masterpieces at Art Whitsunday Gallery & Shop, then contemplate the waterfront views at Heart Reef, and finally look for gifts at Grotty Yachty Clothing. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind The Big Mango, get engrossed in the history at Bowen Historical Society and Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Horseshoe Bay.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Airlie Beach trip builder.

You can fly from Bundaberg to Airlie Beach in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Bundaberg in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 24°C in Airlie Beach. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Hamilton Island.
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Hamilton Island, Australia

A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hamilton Island tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island by ferry takes about 2 hours. October in Hamilton Island sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 25°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), you're off to Port Douglas.
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Port Douglas, Australia — 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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Thornton Beach and Myall Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Opal Reef and Cow Bay Beach. Take a break from Port Douglas with a short trip to Floravilla Ice Cream Factory in Daintree, about 1h 25 min away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Wonga Beach, play a few rounds at Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course and Restaurant, head outdoors with Horses in Port, and stop by Whileaway.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Port Douglas vacation planner.

Getting from Hamilton Island to Port Douglas by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cairns.
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Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 3:

Cairns, Australia — 3 nights

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 4th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Yorkeys Knob Beach and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience and then take in the dramatic natural features at Babinda Boulders.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cairns vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cairns takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Cairns are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Brisbane.
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Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:

Brisbane, Australia — 7 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.
Appreciate the collections at Queensland Air Museum and SparkLab, ScienCentre. Get outdoors at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve and Kings Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Caboolture Historical Village (in Caboolture), Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage (in Buderim) and Bulcock Beach (in Caloundra). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Maroochydore Beach, examine the collection at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel), and don't miss a visit to Boggo Road Gaol (Jail).

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, Brisbane is little chillier than Cairns - with highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for the flight to Singapore.
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Find places to stay Nov 6 — 13:

Singapore, Singapore — 1 day

Lion City

On the 14th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Kranji War Memorial.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Singapore route maker website.

Fly from Brisbane to Singapore in 11 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Singapore is minus 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Brisbane in November, with highs in Singapore at 37°C and lows at 29°C. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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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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