14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia vacation planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly
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Brisbane
— 2 nights
Fly
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Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive
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Apollo Bay
— 2 nights
Drive to Melbourne International Airport, Fly to Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport

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Sydney

— 3 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 Blue Diamond Tours. There's much more to do: take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stop by Darling Harbour, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Budapest in December; daily highs in Sydney reach 32°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Beaches

Side Trip

Brisbane

— 2 nights

Australia's New World City

Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
On the 29th (Tue), walk around South Bank Parklands and then admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout.

Discover how to plan a Brisbane trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. December in Brisbane sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife

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.
You've now added Escape Discovery Adventures to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, get interesting insight from Tours, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Melbourne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Brisbane in December, Melbourne is little chillier at night with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Wildlife

Apollo Bay

— 2 nights
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 3rd (Sun), get great views at Mariners Lookout, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mait's Rest, and then trek along Great Ocean Walk.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Apollo Bay trip planning app.

You can drive from Melbourne to Apollo Bay in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Trails · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
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.