15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Adelaide
— 2 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h 15 min
4
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  14 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Let the collections at Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum capture your imagination. Head to Lightning Ridge Opal Mines and Haigh's Chocolates Collins Streetfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, examine the collection at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne trip maker site.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, expect Melbourne to be colder, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

5
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.
Get some cultural insight at Sydney Opera House and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Head to Sydney Fish Market and Giuliansfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Sydney with an excursion to Shelly Beach in Manly--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, look for gifts at Kinokuniya Book Store, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, and visit The Rocks.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sydney holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in June; daily highs in Sydney reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Shelly Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

2
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Carrick Hill and St Peter's Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Art Gallery of South Australia and South Australian Museum. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum and stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Adelaide trip planner.

Fly from Sydney to Adelaide in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in June, things will get little chillier in Adelaide: highs are around 18°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia
Migration Museum
Migration Museum

2
nights
Port Douglas

Port Douglas ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Beach, and then look for gifts at Funstuff by Lynda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Trinity Beach, then kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, and then stop by Whileaway.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Port Douglas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Adelaide to Port Douglas by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Adelaide in June, with highs in Port Douglas at 30°C and lows at 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Trinity Beach
Highlights from your plan
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach

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