19 days in Australia Itinerary

19 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive
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Katoomba
— 3 nights
Train to Sydney, Fly to Cairns
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Cairns
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yungaburra
— 2 nights
Fly to Darwin, Bus to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
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Drive to Darwin, Fly to Alice Springs, Drive to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly
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Melbourne
— 3 nights

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Sydney — 4 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cockle Bay Wharf, St. Andrew's Cathedral, Powerhouse Museum, and other attractions you added. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Wentworth Falls Lookout (in Wentworth Falls) and The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park).

To find ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip planner.

If you are flying in from Belgium, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. April in Sydney sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Katoomba.
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Katoomba — 3 nights

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Jenolan Caves, Boar’s Head Lookout, Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia, appreciate the history behind The Road Builders Memorial, then take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and finally take some stellar pictures from Boar’s Head Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Jenolan Caves.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Katoomba online visit planner.

Drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in April, plan for slightly colder nights in Katoomba, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Cairns.
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Cairns — 2 nights

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've now added Esplanade Boardwalk to your itinerary. On the 11th (Mon), hike along Esplanade Boardwalk.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Cairns day trip planning tool.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Katoomba to Cairns takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Katoomba in April, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 34°C and lows about 26°C. You'll set off for Yungaburra on the 13th (Wed).
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Yungaburra — 2 nights

Yungaburra is a town located on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia, not far from Cairns. Your day by day itinerary now includes Cairns Wakeboarding as well as Cathedral Fig Tree. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): get outside with Platypus Viewing Platform and then identify plant and animal life at Atherton Tablelands. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Curtain Fig National Park, make a trip to Cathedral Fig Tree, and then get some thrills out on the water with Cairns Wakeboarding.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Yungaburra tour app.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Yungaburra takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. On the 15th (Fri), you'll travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) — 2 nights

Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Kakadu National park as well as Gunlom Waterfall Creek. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on Yellow Water Cruises, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kakadu National park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Nourlangie Rock, and finally admire the sheer force of Gunlom Waterfall Creek.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) road trip planning app.

Getting from Yungaburra to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) by combination of flight and bus takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, Mala Walk, Uluru, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): get outside with Voyages Ayers Rock Resort and then go for a walk through Field of Light.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park travel route builder app.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 19th (Tue), you're off to Melbourne.
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Melbourne — 3 nights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Parliament Gardens, Flinders Street Station, St Paul's Cathedral, and other attractions.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in April, with highs in Melbourne at 23°C and lows at 11°C.
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Find places to stay Apr 19 — 22:

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.
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