10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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Port Douglas
— 2 nights
— 1 night
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
— 3 nights


Port Douglas — 2 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.
On the 2nd (Fri), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas itinerary maker site.

New Delhi, India to Port Douglas is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Port Douglas due to the time zone difference. In September, Port Douglas is little chillier than New Delhi - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Cairns.
Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Spas
Side Trip

Cairns — 1 night

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.
On the 4th (Sun), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Drive from Port Douglas to Cairns in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Cairns are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.
Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip

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: make a trip to Uluru, go for a walk through Lungkata Walk, trek along Uluru Hiking Path, and stroll through Kuniya Walk.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Cairns to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is minus 0.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Cairns in September since evenings lows in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Sydney.
Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Sydney — 3 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally stop by Darling Harbour. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney is 0.5 hours. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sydney: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.
Parks · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches

Australia travel guide

Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
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.