31 days in Australia Itinerary

31 days in Australia Itinerary

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31 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + bus:  33​h
1
Margaret River
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Albany
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h
3
Alice Springs
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + bus + train + bus:  10​h 15​min
5
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
+4
bus + train + bus + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
6
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Launceston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Toronto

2
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
Step off the beaten path and head to Meelup Beach and Ngilgi Cave. Get some cultural insight at Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Cape Grace Wines. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Margaret River: Augusta (Jewel Cave & Water wheel), Cowaramup Bay (in Gracetown) and Canal Rocks (in Yallingup). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave, stop by Moon Haven Natural Products, identify plant and animal life at Sunflowers Animal Farm, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hamelin Bay.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Margaret River holiday planner .

Toronto, Canada to Margaret River is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time is 13 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Albany.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Augusta, Cowaramup, Yallingup, Cowaramup Bay, Meelup Beach
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach
Hamelin Bay ©
Hamelin Bay

3
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Get a sense of the local culture at Albany's Historic Whaling Station and Forest Hill Vineyard. Get in touch with nature at Middleton Beach and Greens Pool. When in Albany, make a side trip to see Cheynes Beach in Waychinicup National Park, approximately 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge, and see the interesting displays at National Anzac Centre.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Albany trip planner .

Traveling by car from Margaret River to Albany takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In April, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Cheynes Beach
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Middleton Beach ©
Middleton Beach
Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Little Beach ©
Little Beach

1
night
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the galleries of This is Aboriginal Art, then identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Reptile Centre, and then identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Desert Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): explore the galleries of Alice Springs School of the Air Visitor Centre, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, then take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Talapi.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Alice Springs road trip planning website .

You can fly from Albany to Alice Springs in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time (Northern Territory) is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Albany in April: highs in Alice Springs hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Alice Springs Reptile Centre ©
Alice Springs Reptile Centre
The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Valley of the Winds and Uluru Hiking Path. Let the collections at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and Walkatjara Art capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, and head outdoors with Walpa Gorge.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Step out of the city life by going to London Bridge and Otway Fly Treetop Adventures. Attractions like Loch Ard Gorge and Gibsons Steps make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Port Campbell with a short trip to Hugs Across The Cosmos in Lavers Hill, about 50 minutes away. Spend the 15th (Wed) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. It doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Port Campbell holiday maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Campbell in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Hugs Across The Cosmos
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Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

2
nights
Coles Bay

Coles Bay ©
Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
You'll explore and learn at Kings Fine Art Gallery and Madd=Mudd Studio Gallery. Family-friendly places like Nature & Wildlife Tours and Wineglass Bay will thrill your kids. Explore Coles Bay's surroundings by going to East Coast Natureworld (in Bicheno) and Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery (in St Marys). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, learn about winemaking at Devil's Corner Cellar Door, and walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Coles Bay trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of bus, train, flight, and car from Port Campbell to Coles Bay in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

St Marys, Bicheno, Devil's Corner Cellar Door, Kings Fine Art Gallery
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:
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East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Launceston

Launceston ©
Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Head to Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery and Tamar Valley Art Shackfor plenty of shopping. Bring the kids along to Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and Platypus House. Get out of town with these interesting Launceston side-trips: Westmorland Falls (in Mole Creek) and Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield). Next up on the itinerary: admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, take in the exciting artwork at Tasmanian Glassblowers, take an in-depth tour of Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Launceston online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Coles Bay to Launceston by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Mole Creek, Tasmanian Glassblowers, Platypus House, Tamar Valley Art Shack, Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 22:
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Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary, look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Richmond Gaol, and finally take in the views from Richmond Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, then indulge your taste buds at Cascade Brewery, and finally take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Hobart visit planner.

Traveling by car from Launceston to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Richmond
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Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail
Hobart Convict Penitentiary ©
Hobart Convict Penitentiary

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Rocks and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum. Kids will appreciate attractions like Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown), Shelly Beach (in Manly) and Katoomba (Blue Mountains & Wentworth Falls). There's much more to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

Plan trip to Sydney with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Hobart in April: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Featherdale Wildlife Park, Shelly Beach, Jenolan Caves, Kiama Blowhole, Blue Mountains
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 30:
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Kiama Blowhole ©
Kiama Blowhole

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