33 days in Australia Itinerary

33 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary planner
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Port Douglas
— 4 nights
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Cape Tribulation
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cairns
— 3 nights
Fly
4
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 7 nights
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5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
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Melbourne
— 5 nights
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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Port Douglas — 4 nights

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Spend the 16th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's still lots to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at Coffee Works Port Douglas, learn about winemaking at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, and make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

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Glasgow, UK to Port Douglas is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 10 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Glasgow in June, with highs in Port Douglas at 30°C and lows at 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cape Tribulation.
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Cape Tribulation — 3 nights

A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Explore Cape Tribulation's surroundings by going to Photography Tours (in Daintree) and Daintree Discovery Centre (in Cow Bay). And it doesn't end there: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, learn more about the world around you at Daintree Entomological museum, experience rural life at Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm, and enjoy the sand and surf at Myall Beach.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cape Tribulation online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation takes 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Cape Tribulation are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Cairns.
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Cairns — 3 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove (Spas & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 22nd (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 23rd (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's more to do: stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk.

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You can drive from Cape Tribulation to Cairns in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) — 7 nights

Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Maguk Gorge, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, don't miss a visit to Ubirr, and identify plant and animal life at Anbangbang Billabong.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip itinerary website.

Fly from Cairns to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is minus 0.5 hours. You will leave for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park on the 1st (Sat).
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — 3 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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Uluru, get a dose of the wild on Uluru Astro Tour, trek along Kuniya Walk, and go for a walk through Lungkata Walk.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park tour itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Melbourne.
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Melbourne — 5 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.
Dedicate the 5th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, browse the different shops at Melbourne Central, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Melbourne route builder app.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne is 0.5 hours. While traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Sydney.
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Sydney — 5 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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia (in Katoomba), Lincoln's Rock (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Blackheath (Hat Hill Gallery & Gallery Blackheath). There's lots more to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, take a stroll through The Rocks, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney journey planner.

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Australia travel guide

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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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