22 days in Australia Itinerary

22 days in Australia Itinerary

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22 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + shuttle:  31​h
1
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Hordern Vale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Warrnambool
— 2 nights
4
Melbourne
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + shuttle:  6​h
6
Port Douglas
— 8 nights
shuttle + Fly:  7​h
7
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  32​h
End: Manchester

2
nights
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes South Bay Eco Adventures, Split Point Lighthouse and Teddy's Lookout. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): catch all the local highlights with South Bay Eco Adventures and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse and then make a trip to Teddy's Lookout.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Torquay trip generator.

Manchester, UK to Torquay is an approximately 31-hour flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Manchester to Torquay due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Manchester in September since evenings lows in Torquay dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Hordern Vale.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

South Bay Eco Adventures, Teddy's Lookout, Split Point Lighthouse
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Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach
Split Point Lighthouse ©
Split Point Lighthouse
Teddy's Lookout ©
Teddy's Lookout

1
night
Hordern Vale

Hordern Vale
You've now added Kennett River Koala Walk to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Kennett River Koala Walk.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hordern Vale holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Hordern Vale takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Hordern Vale

Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kennet River Koala Walk
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2
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. On the 14th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Warrnambool custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hordern Vale to Warrnambool takes 2 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Melbourne.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village ©
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village

few
hours
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88 and then contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne holiday planner.

You can drive from Warrnambool to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daytime highs in Melbourne are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Historic Sites
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Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Helicopter Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Uluru and Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Spend the 18th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: high temperatures in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 33°C and lows are around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Yulara
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

8
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Poseidon Outer Reef Cruises, Calypso Reef Cruises, and other attractions. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Four Mile Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at McLeod Street Pioneer Cemetery and Janbal Gallery. Spend the 25th (Mon) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. On the 19th (Tue), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge, and look for gifts at The Reef Marina.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Port Douglas online itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in September, Port Douglas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Mossman Gorge Centre, McLeod Street Pioneer Cemetery, Janbal Gallery
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Four Mile Beach ©
Four Mile Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove 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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, then trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Opera House. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks and then enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Port Douglas to Sydney takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. In September, Sydney is a bit cooler than Port Douglas - with highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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