8 days in Singapore & Australia Itinerary

8 days in Singapore & Australia Itinerary

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Singapore, Singapore
— 1 night
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Darwin, Australia
— 1 night
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Cairns, Australia
— 2 nights
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia
— 3 nights
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Singapore, Singapore

Lion City

A Singapore vacation reveals the many charms of a leading city-state and regional hub of culture, retail, and tourism.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Gallery Singapore, contemplate the long history of Battlebox, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum, and finally hunt for treasures at Maxwell Food Centre.

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If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiport is Singapore Changi Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Singapore can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Singapore

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

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Darwin, Australia

Outback Capital of the Northern Territory

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, identify plant and animal life at Crocosaurus Cove, and then see the interesting displays at Defence of Darwin Experience.

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Fly from Singapore to Darwin in 9.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Darwin can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums · Wildlife · Parks

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Cairns, Australia

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens and then take a memorable tour with Tours. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Trinity Beach, kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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You can fly from Darwin to Cairns in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Darwin in October; daily highs in Cairns reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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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.
On the 6th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Uluru, then stroll through Kuniya Walk, then explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, and finally take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Walpa Gorge, then take in the dramatic natural features at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and then go for a walk through Lungkata Walk.

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Fly from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Cairns in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, with highs around 38°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife

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.