10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  12​h 15​min
1
Coral Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Exmouth
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Karijini National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Karratha
— 1 night
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Ningaloo Marine Park and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Coral Bay tour planner .

Sydney to Coral Bay is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Exmouth.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. Exmouth is known for adventure, beaches, historic sites, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, get interesting insight from Tours, and visit a coastal fixture at Vlamingh Head Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Exmouth road trip planner.

Drive from Coral Bay to Exmouth in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Exmouth, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Exmouth

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Turquoise Bay ©
Turquoise Bay
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse

1
night
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
On the 25th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Karijini National Park and then take in breathtaking views at Hamersley Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the stunning scenery at Hancock Gorge and then hike along Dales Gorge.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Karijini National Park day trip website .

You can drive from Exmouth to Karijini National Park in 7.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Karratha.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Hancock Gorge ©
Hancock Gorge
Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge

1
night
Karratha

Karratha ©
Karratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. On the 27th (Sat), get lost in a book at Karratha Public Library, work some fitness into your day at Yaburara Heritage Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Staircase To The Moon, and finally take in the waterfront at Dampier Port.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Karratha trip planner .

Traveling by car from Karijini National Park to Karratha takes 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karratha

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Dampier Port
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Yaburara Heritage Trail ©
Yaburara Heritage Trail
Karratha Public Library ©
Karratha Public Library

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