Route & dates
15 days in Oceania Itinerary
Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly: 8 h 30 min
Perth, Australia— 1 night
Fly: 6 h 30 min
Melbourne, Australia— 2 nights
Fly: 6 h
Queenstown, New Zealand— 2 nights
Fly: 6 h
Sydney, Australia— 4 nights
Fly: 5 h
Cairns, Australia— 3 nights
Fly: 7 h
End: Singapore, Singapore
City of Light
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Perth trip itinerary builder site .
Singapore, Singapore to Perth is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Singapore in July, things will get cooler in Perth: highs are around 21°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.
Things to do in Perth
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Australia's Garden City
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.
To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online travel planner .
Traveling by flight from Perth to Melbourne takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Perth to Melbourne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Perth in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from 15°C by day to 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Queenstown.
Things to do in Melbourne
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Queenstown, New Zealand
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_dedicate_a_day_to_the_elevated_beauty_of Coronet Peak. There's lots more to do: get your game on at Skyline Queenstown, push the limits with an extreme tour, and take in the awesome beauty at The Remarkables Ski Area.
For topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings and tourist information, go to the Queenstown online travel route planner .
You can fly from Melbourne to Queenstown in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Queenstown is 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.
Things to do in Queenstown
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The Harbour City
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.Spend the 26th (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's much more to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.
To see more things to do, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip site .
You can fly from Queenstown to Sydney in 6 hours. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Queenstown to Sydney due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cairns.
Things to do in Sydney
Sydney Harbour National Park, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef
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: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Shaolin Port Douglas). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, see Trail Bike Adventures, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.
To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip itinerary planner.
Traveling by flight from Sydney to Cairns takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in July; daily highs in Cairns reach 30°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Cairns
Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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