15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Coimbatore
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Gold Coast
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Hobart
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Coimbatore

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Palm Cove Beach. Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Coffee Works (in Port Douglas) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach and pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral.

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

Coimbatore, India to Cairns is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 4 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Coffee Works, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

1
night
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Surfer's Paradise Beach, then stroll through Burleigh Heads Beach, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Robina Town Shopping Centre.

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You can fly from Cairns to Gold Coast in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Cairns in November: high temperatures in Gold Coast hover around 30°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Robina Town Shopping Centre ©
Robina Town Shopping Centre

1
day
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then step off the mainland to explore Macquarie Island, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Hobart trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Hobart takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Gold Coast in November: high temperatures in Hobart hover around 22°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

#Parks, #Nature, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Macquarie Island
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Melbourne Central and Bourke Street Mall. National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, look for gifts at Readings Book Shop, shop like a local with Degraves Street, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Melbourne day trip website .

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Melbourne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hobart in November, you will find days in Melbourne are somewhat warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

5
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
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.
Head to Sydney Fish Market and Opal Mindedfor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Bondi Beach and Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk. There's much more to do: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, explore the world behind art at Australian Centre for Photography, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney planner .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, Sydney is a bit warmer at night with lows of 19°C. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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