14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  5 h 15 min
3
Cairns
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  6 h
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Attractions like Melbourne Museum and Eureka Skydeck make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, get interesting insight from Tours, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne day trip website.

Ahmedabad, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Melbourne. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Ahmedabad in February: highs in Melbourne hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

4
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Sea World Theme Park and Warner Bros. Movie World. Explore Gold Coast's surroundings by going to Brisbane (Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary & The Brisbane River). The adventure continues: make a splash at Dreamworld, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, stroll through Burleigh Heads Beach, and find something for the whole family at Infinity Attraction.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Gold Coast trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Gold Coast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Gold Coast, with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cairns.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Brisbane
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Four Mile Beach and Palm Cove Beach. Step out of Cairns with an excursion to Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas in Port Douglas--about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, appreciate the history behind Cairns Cenotaph, trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, and have some family-friendly fun at Cairns Kart Hire Track.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cairns trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Gold Coast to Cairns in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Gold Coast in February: high temperatures in Cairns hover around 36°C and lows are around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove Beach, Cairns Kart Hire Track
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, and then wander the streets of The Rocks. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, see a show at Sydney Opera House, go for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Cairns to Sydney in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In February, Sydney is little chillier than Cairns - with highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium

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