22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary planner

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Hobart
— 5 nights
Drive
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Port Arthur
— 2 nights
Bus to Hobart, Fly to Melbourne
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Melbourne
— 5 nights
Drive
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Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive
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Port Fairy
— 1 night
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Adelaide
— 4 nights
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Hobart

— 5 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

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.
Visit Seven Mile Beach and Kingston Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some historical perspective at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site and Constitution Dock. Venture out of the city with trips to Cockle Creek (in Southport) and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip maker app.

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Hobart reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Outdoors · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Port Arthur

— 2 nights
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Port Arthur Lavender Farm . Tourist Attraction. On the 26th (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site, identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, then make a trip to Tessellated Pavement, and finally appreciate the history behind Dog Line. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of The Parsonage, contemplate the waterfront views at Fortescue Bay, then see the top attractions with Port Arthur Lavender Farm . Tourist Attraction, and finally see the interesting displays at Federation Artisan Chocolate - Port Arthur.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Port Arthur trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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.
Visiting St. Kilda Beach and Koala Conservation Centre will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old Melbourne Gaol and St Thomas Aquinas' Church. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Port Arthur to Melbourne takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In April in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

Torquay

— 2 nights
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
On the 3rd (Sun), take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then view the masterpieces at Surfcoastimages Gallery. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway, enjoy the sea views from Split Point Lighthouse, then kick back and relax at Bells Beach, and finally let little ones run wild at Torquay Foreshore Play Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Torquay trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Melbourne to Torquay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks · Spas

Side Trips

Port Campbell

— 2 nights
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 5th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Twelve Apostles, take some stellar pictures from Loch Ard Gorge, then identify plant and animal life at Gibsons Steps, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Razorback. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at London Bridge and then explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Campbell journey builder.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Port Campbell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Port Fairy

— 1 night
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. On the 7th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, then learn about winemaking at Basalt Wines, then admire the striking features of Port Fairy Lighthouse On Griffiths Island, and finally step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Port Fairy journey planning site.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Port Fairy takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Adelaide

— 4 nights
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Wine Tours & Tastings and Art Gallery of South Australia. Step out of the city life by going to Cleland Wildlife Park and Aldinga Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Primo Estate (in McLaren Vale) and Between the Vines Cellar Door (in Longwood). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Adelaide Oval, hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, deepen your understanding at National Wine Centre of Australia, and get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Adelaide online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Port Fairy to Adelaide by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is minus 0.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries · Museums · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

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.