22 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel route planner
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Sydney
— 6 nights
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Katoomba
— 4 nights
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Train to Sydney, Fly to Darwin, Drive to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 3 nights
Fly
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Cairns
— 3 nights
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Port Douglas
— 3 nights
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Drive to Cairns International Airport, Fly to Kuwait International Airport, Drive to Hawalli

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Sydney — 6 nights

The Harbour City

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, sightseeing, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney road trip app.

Toronto, Canada to Sydney is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Sydney, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Sydney is warmer than Toronto - with highs of 79°F and lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Katoomba.
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Katoomba — 4 nights

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
When in Katoomba, make a side trip to see Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum in Faulconbridge, approximately Faulconbridge away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls Lookout, appreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass, don't miss a visit to Echo Point Lookout, and get great views at Govetts Leap.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Katoomba trip planner.

Getting from Sydney to Katoomba by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Katoomba, with lows of 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) — 3 nights

Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the world from above with a helicopter tour, examine the collection at Warradjan Cultural Centre, view the masterpieces at Marrawuddi Arts & Culture, and take in the dramatic natural features at Koolpin Gorge.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of train, flight, and car from Katoomba to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 11.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Katoomba to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Cairns.
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Cairns — 3 nights

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Spas in Palm Cove (about 32 minutes away). Spend the 18th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 19th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, stop by Pure Synergie Skin Store, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cairns online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns takes 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 0.5 hours. In March in Cairns, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 74°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Douglas.
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Port Douglas — 3 nights

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.
Step out of Port Douglas with an excursion to Rex Lookout in Wangetti--about 34 minutes away. Spend the 21st (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Port Douglas day trip planning website.

Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.
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Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Wildlife Areas · Gardens
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.
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