22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  23​h
1
Darwin
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  8​h 45​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 1 day
taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Blackheath
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Fraser Island
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Bondi
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 45​min
7
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  6​h
8
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Darwin

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Darwin driving holiday planning website .

London, UK to Darwin is an approximately 23-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from London to Darwin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in February, things will get much warmer in Darwin: highs are around 37°C and lows about 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Darwin

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
day
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Flinders Chase National Park.

For ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kangaroo Island trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Darwin to Kangaroo Island in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park

3
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through The Rocks, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney road trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kangaroo Island to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Blackheath.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

2
nights
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, then admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass. Keep things going the next day: hike along The Giant Stairway, then view the masterpieces at Lost Bear Gallery, then take some stellar pictures from Eagle Hawk Lookout, and finally get great views at Govetts Leap.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Blackheath sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Blackheath in 2 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Blackheath can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Blackheath

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trips

Katoomba, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, The National Pass
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 16:
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

1
night
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
On the 17th (Mon), explore the activities along Wanggoolba Creek and then explore the activities along Lake McKenzie. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Seventy-Five Mile Beach and then don't miss a visit to K'gari.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Fraser Island journey website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Blackheath to Fraser Island. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Blackheath in February since evenings lows in Fraser Island dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Bondi.

Things to do in Fraser Island

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
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Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Wanggoolba Creek ©
Wanggoolba Creek

1
day
Bondi

Bondi ©
On the 19th (Wed), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarama Beach.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bondi fast, fun, and easy.

Explore your travel options from Fraser Island to Bondi with the Route module. While traveling from Fraser Island, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bondi, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Bondi

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 20:
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Tamarama Beach ©
Tamarama Beach
Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo

2
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
On the 20th (Thu), admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds and then explore and take pictures at Uluru. Keep things going the next day: get all the information you need at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and finally get outside with Walpa Gorge.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park route tool .

Explore your travel options from Bondi to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Bondi in February, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are a bit warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 21:
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art

2
nights
Port Douglas

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.
Spend the 22nd (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 23rd (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach, and get interesting insight from Port Douglas Boat Hire.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February, you will find days in Port Douglas are a bit cooler (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 24:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 25th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and take in the dramatic scenery at Josephine Falls.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Cairns online driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In February, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Palm Cove
Find places to stay Feb 24 — 27:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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