9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  23​h
Cairns
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  5​h 30​min
Kangaroo Island
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  32​h
End: Frankfurt

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.
On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cairns trip planner .

Frankfurt, Germany to Cairns is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) is 9 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Frankfurt in October: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Adventure

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

1
night
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 19th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Uluru, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta.

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Fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Cairns in October, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are a bit cooler (18°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Nature, #Parks, #Museums
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Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru ©
Uluru

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take a stroll through Darling Harbour, then admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, and then take a stroll through The Rocks. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in October, plan for slightly colder days in Sydney, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Sydney

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Museums
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
On the 22nd (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain and then identify plant and animal life at Seal Bay Conservation Park.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Sydney to Kangaroo Island by combination of flight and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

#Wildlife, #Parks
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Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

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