50 days in Australia Itinerary

50 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 6 nights
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
3
Melbourne
— 5 nights
4
Sydney
— 5 nights
5
Blackheath
— 5 nights
6
Fraser Island
— 5 nights
7
Brisbane
— 4 nights
8
Port Douglas
— 5 nights
9
Cape Tribulation
— 4 nights
10
Cairns
— 5 nights

6
nights
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Maguk Gorge, explore the ancient world of Ubirr, tour the pleasant surroundings at Yurmikmik Walks, and take in the dramatic natural features at Anbangbang Rock Shelter.

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London, UK to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Central Standard Time is 9.5 hours. On the 8th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kakadu National Park
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Maguk Gorge ©
Maguk Gorge
Gunlom Waterfall Creek ©
Gunlom Waterfall Creek
Ubirr ©
Ubirr

3
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, go for a walk through Field of Light, hike along Uluru Hiking Path, and get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park day trip planning site.

Getting from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path
Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, wander the streets of Melbourne Central, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and browse the collection at State Library Victoria.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Melbourne. When traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in Melbourne, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °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
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

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Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Melbourne in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sydney, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Blackheath.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

5
nights
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Blackheath: Bilpin (Bilpin Cider Company & Hillbilly Cider) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). There's much more to do: make a trip to Gallery Blackheath, learn about winemaking at Dryridge Estate, get great views at The Three Sisters, and take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Blackheath day trip app.

Getting from Sydney to Blackheath by car takes about 2 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Blackheath when traveling from Sydney in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Fraser Island.

Things to do in Blackheath

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Katoomba, Leura, Megalong Valley, Bilpin, The National Pass
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 26:
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath

5
nights
Fraser Island

Fraser Island ©
Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to K'gari, tour the pleasant surroundings at Seventy-Five Mile Beach, explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, and head off the coast to Waddy Point.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Fraser Island trip builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Blackheath to Fraser Island. In July, Fraser Island is somewhat warmer than Blackheath - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Fraser Island

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Fraser Island Great Walk ©
Fraser Island Great Walk
Seventy-Five Mile Beach ©
Seventy-Five Mile Beach
Sandy Cape Lighthouse ©
Sandy Cape Lighthouse

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Brisbane to Main Beach to see Sea World Theme Park about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: stroll around South Bank Parklands, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, and get great views at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha.

To see reviews and tourist information, read Brisbane trip planning site.

Getting from Fraser Island to Brisbane by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. In July, daytime highs in Brisbane are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Sea World Theme Park
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 4:
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

5
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.
Spend the 5th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, learn about winemaking at Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery, take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, and explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas vacation builder tool.

Getting from Brisbane to Port Douglas by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Port Douglas is somewhat warmer than Brisbane - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cape Tribulation.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge Centre, Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 9:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

4
nights
Cape Tribulation

Cape Tribulation ©
A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area.
Get out of town with these interesting Cape Tribulation side-trips: Cow Bay (Daintree Discovery Centre, Walu Wugirriga Lookout, &more) and Daintree (Photography Tours & Floravilla Ice Cream Factory). There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Marrdja Botanical Walk, experience rural life at Cape Trib Farm, stop by Daintree Entomological museum, and kick back and relax at Myall Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Cape Tribulation trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Cape Tribulation sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cairns.

Things to do in Cape Tribulation

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cow Bay, Daintree
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 13:
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Marrdja Botanical Walk ©
Marrdja Botanical Walk
Photography Tours
Daintree Discovery Centre ©
Daintree Discovery Centre

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Palm Cove (Annie's at the Beach, Palm Cove Beach, &more). Spend the 14th (Fri) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Blue Arrow Circuit, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, and take some stellar pictures from Earl Hill.

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Traveling by car from Cape Tribulation to Cairns takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Cairns sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove, Trinity Beach, Macalister Brewing Company, Tanks Arts Centre
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 18:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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