34 days in Australia Itinerary

34 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Brisbane
— 1 night
2
Fraser Island
— 3 nights
3
Lamington National Park
— 4 nights
4
Sydney
— 3 nights
5
Darwin
— 3 nights
6
Alice Springs
— 2 nights
7
Albany
— 7 nights
8
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 4 nights
9
Broome
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
On the 17th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Opal Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane online holiday planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Brisbane is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Brisbane. Traveling from Amsterdam in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Brisbane, with lows around °C. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Brisbane

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Opal Museum ©
Opal Museum

3
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Step out of the city life by going to Lake McKenzie and Eli Creek.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Fraser Island travel route planner.

You can fly from Brisbane to Fraser Island in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Fraser Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lamington National Park.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Eli Creek ©
Eli Creek
Lake McKenzie ©
Lake McKenzie
Indian Head ©
Indian Head

4
nights
Lamington National Park

Lamington National Park ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Green Mountain Camp Site and Bunjurgen Estate Vineyard. Get in touch with nature at O'Reillys Birds of Prey and Lamington National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lamington National Park: Mount Alford (Kooroomba Vineyards and Lavender Farm & Scenic Rim Brewery) and Canungra (Marian Valley - Shrine of Our Lady Help of Christians & Sarabah National Park). Spend the 25th (Tue) exploring nature at Nightcap National Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Lamington National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Fraser Island to Lamington National Park with the Route module. In August, daily temperatures in Lamington National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Lamington National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mount Alford, Canungra, Darlington Park, Bunjurgen Estate Vineyard, Nightcap National Park
Highlights from your plan
Darlington Park ©
Darlington Park
Green Mountain Camp Site ©
Green Mountain Camp Site
Nightcap National Park ©
Nightcap National Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Balmoral Beach, Mosman and Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk. Get in touch with nature at Bondi Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of The Rocks, enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, stop by Darling Harbour, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

Plan trip to Sydney with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Explore your travel options from Lamington National Park to Sydney with the Route module. Traveling from Lamington National Park in August, expect nights in Sydney to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Sydney

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Highlights from your plan
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

3
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
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.
Let the collections at Chinese Temple and Museum Chung Wah and 1934 Qantas Hangar capture your imagination. Visiting East Point Reserve and Mindil Beach will get you outdoors. Take a break from Darwin with a short trip to Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve in Humpty Doo, about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Casuarina Coastal Reserve, don't miss a visit to Parliament House, see the interesting displays at Defence of Darwin Experience, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Darwin journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Darwin takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Darwin to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve
Highlights from your plan
East Point Reserve ©
East Point Reserve
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Parliament House ©
Parliament House

2
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Araluen Cultural Precinct, take in the exciting artwork at Yubu Napa Art Gallery, thenexplore the striking landscape at The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park, thengrab your bike and head to Simpsons Gap Bicycle Path, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Gillen. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, take an in-depth tour of Women's Museum of Australia & Old Gaol Alice Springs, and then head outdoors with Simpsons Gap.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Alice Springs vacation planner.

You can fly from Darwin to Alice Springs in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Darwin in August, expect nights in Alice Springs to be cooler, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Albany.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Museums Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Araluen Cultural Precinct ©
Araluen Cultural Precinct
The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park ©
The Emily and Jessie Gaps Nature Park

7
nights
Albany

Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Albany Convict Gaol & Museum and National Anzac Centre. Visit The Church of Saint John the Evangelist and Old Farm, Strawberry Hill for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Denmark (Lights Beach, Elephant Rocks, &more) and Walpole (Circular Pool, Coalmine Beach, &more). There's much more to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, contemplate the long history of Princess Royal Fortress, explore the activities along King George Sound, and see the interesting displays at Western Australian Museum - Albany.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Albany trip planner.

You can fly from Alice Springs to Albany in 9.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Alice Springs to Albany, you'll gain 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Alice Springs in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Albany: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Denmark, Walpole
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Elephant Rocks ©
Elephant Rocks
The Gap and Natural Bridge ©
The Gap and Natural Bridge

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nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
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.
Get outdoors at Uluru and Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Step off the beaten path and head to Valley of the Winds and Field of Light. There's much more to do: hike along Uluru Hiking Path, contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole, take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Albany to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Albany to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, you'll lose 1.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Albany in September, you will find days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). You'll set off for Broome on the 13th (Sun).

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

3
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Broome Historical Museum and Reddell Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at SSJG Heritage Centre Broome and The Courthouse Collection. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Broome Town Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at Chinese Cemetery, stroll through Roebuck Bay, and explore the galleries of Broome Gallery.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Broome trip planner.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Broome by flight takes about 15 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Broome. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, with highs in Broome at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Broome Historical Museum ©
Broome Historical Museum
Broome Town Beach ©
Broome Town Beach
Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach

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