10 days in Cairns & Brisbane Itinerary

10 days in Cairns & Brisbane Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia holiday planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Cairns & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  23​h 30​min
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Brussels

3
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Trinity Beach and Balloon Rides. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Scuba & Snorkeling will get you outdoors.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Cairns is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Brussels to Cairns, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in January, things will get much warmer in Cairns: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Trinity Beach
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Cairns.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Kings Beach and Mooloolaba Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Burleigh Heads Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Pelican Feeding (in Labrador) and MaisyMoo (in Caloundra). There's lots more to do: enjoy some diversion at South Bank Parklands, admire all the interesting features of Suncorp Stadium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Moffat Beach, and admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens.

Planning Brisbane trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Brisbane takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Cairns, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brisbane, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Caloundra, Burleigh Heads, Mooloolaba Beach, Pelican Feeding
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Brisbane.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Mooloolaba Beach ©
Mooloolaba Beach
Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach

Similar Plans

11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Cairns & Brisbane BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Sydney, Brisbane & Adelaide BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 13 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Brisbane BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans