26 days in Australia Itinerary

26 days in Australia Itinerary

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Perth
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Melbourne
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Sydney
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Gold Coast
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Perth

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mandurah) and Fremantle Prison (in Fremantle). There's lots more to do: stroll around Kings Park and Botanic Garden, have some family-friendly fun at Elizabeth Quay Carousel, contemplate the waterfront views at Swan River, and pause for some photo ops at Elizabeth Quay.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth online holiday planner.

Mumbai, India to Perth is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a 2.5 hour difference. Traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Perth, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

Parks · Tours · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Fremantle Prison ©
World heritage site
Fremantle Prison
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Melbourne

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Perth to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Melbourne is 2 hours. In December, Melbourne is little chillier than Perth - with highs of 30°C and lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

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The Great Ocean Road ©
Scenic Drive
The Great Ocean Road
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Sydney

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wentworth Falls Lookout (in Wentworth Falls) and The Three Sisters (in Katoomba). There's lots more to do: take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Sydney trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in January, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

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Bondi Beach ©
Beach
Bondi Beach
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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Gold Coast: Brisbane (South Bank Parklands, The Brisbane River, &more) and Cape Byron Lighthouse (in Byron Bay). Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, kick back and relax at Surfers Paradise Beach, and experience the excitement of Infinity Attraction.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Gold Coast online tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. January in Gold Coast sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

Side Trips

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