18 days in Australia Itinerary

18 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Brisbane
— 3 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  5 h 15 min
4
Cairns
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  14 h 15 min
End: Hyderabad

5
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 20th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and browse the collection at State Library Victoria.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip planner.

Hyderabad, India to Melbourne is an approximately 17- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Hyderabad to Melbourne. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Hyderabad in June; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

4
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
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: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, stroll through Bondi Beach, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sydney online travel route planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In June, Sydney is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Sea World Theme Park in Main Beach (about 1h 05 min away). Next up on the itinerary: walk around South Bank Parklands, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nepalese Pagoda, and take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane journey planner.

Fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Sea World Theme Park
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

3
nights
Cairns

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: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Wangetti) and Port Douglas (Scuba & Snorkeling & Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas). The adventure continues: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Cairns day trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Brisbane to Cairns in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in June, things will get a bit warmer in Cairns: highs are around 30°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas

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