23 days in Australia Itinerary

23 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 5 nights
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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Brisbane
— 3 nights
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Gold Coast
— 3 nights
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Cairns
— 4 nights

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©

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.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately Torquay away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire all the interesting features of Fitzroy Gardens, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne itinerary website.

Toronto, Canada to Melbourne is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Toronto to Melbourne. In September, Melbourne is a bit cooler than Toronto - with highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Tours · Museums · Scenic Drive

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Specialty Museum
Melbourne Museum
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Zoo
Melbourne Zoo
4.2

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Sydney

Sydney ©

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Sydney Opera House, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in September, expect Sydney to be somewhat warmer, temps between 25°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Beach
Bondi Beach
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Hiking Trail
Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Brisbane

Brisbane ©

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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, have some family-friendly fun at Zoccer Sports - Bubble Soccer, and find something for the whole family at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane trip planner.

Fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Fun & Games
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Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Gold Coast is known for theme parks, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park, find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, have some family-friendly fun at Holoverse, and get to know the resident critters at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

Make your Gold Coast itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Brisbane to Gold Coast takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Outdoors
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Cairns

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Palm Cove Beach (in Palm Cove), Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Four Mile Beach) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Wangetti). There's much more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the striking features of Freshwater Station, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and don't miss a visit to Captain Cook Highway Rock Stacks.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cairns day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Gold Coast in September; daily highs in Cairns reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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