60 days in Australia Itinerary

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Perth
— 2 nights
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Exmouth
— 3 nights
Fly to Darwin, Drive to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 7 nights
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Cairns
— 6 nights
Fly to Hamilton Island, Ferry to Airlie Beach
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Airlie Beach
— 3 nights
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Ferry to Hamilton Island Marina, Fly to Hervey Bay, Ferry to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island, Drive to Fraser Island
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Fraser Island
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Drive to Kingfisher Bay, Fraser Island, Ferry to River Heads, Fly to Brisbane
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Brisbane
— 4 nights
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Lord Howe Island
— 3 nights
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Sydney
— 6 nights
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Leura
— 5 nights
Train to Sydney, Fly to Melbourne
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Melbourne
— 6 nights
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
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Port Douglas
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Perth — 2 nights

City of Light

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): explore the activities along Swan River, browse the exhibits of Fremantle Prison, and then don't miss a visit to Wesley Church Fremantle. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia, take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, and then pause for some photo ops at State War Memorial.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth trip itinerary builder website.

Kathmandu, Nepal to Perth is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Nepal Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a 2.2 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kathmandu in May, with highs in Perth at 25°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Exmouth.
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Exmouth — 3 nights

Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Reef, explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area, and then kick back and relax at Turquoise Bay.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Exmouth trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Perth to Exmouth in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, Exmouth is somewhat warmer than Perth - with highs of 33°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).
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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) — 7 nights

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) is known for nature, wildlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Ubirr, see the interesting displays at Warradjan Cultural Centre, explore the striking landscape at Nanguluwurr Art Site, and identify plant and animal life at Mamukala Billabong.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Exmouth to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 14 hours. Another option is to fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1.5 hours traveling from Exmouth to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to fly to Cairns.
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Cairns — 6 nights

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

Spend the 7th (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 8th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cairns day trip site.

You can fly from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Cairns, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Cairns are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Airlie Beach.
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Airlie Beach — 3 nights

Gateway to the Whitsundays

Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at Intuitive Massage & Beauty Centre, take a tour of Whitsunday Passage, and then head off the coast to Whitsunday Islands. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Outdoor Activities and then enjoy the sand and surf at Airlie Beach Lagoon.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Airlie Beach trip tool.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Cairns to Airlie Beach in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Cairns in June: highs in Airlie Beach hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Fraser Island.
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Fraser Island — 5 nights

Fraser Island is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake McKenzie, tour the pleasant surroundings at Eli Creek, delve into the lush surroundings at Central Station Rainforest, and kick back and relax at Indian Head.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Fraser Island online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Airlie Beach to Fraser Island by combination of ferry, flight, and car takes about 14 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Airlie Beach in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Fraser Island, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Brisbane.
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Brisbane — 4 nights

Australia's New World City

Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Mooloolaba (Boat Tours & Water Sports & Mooloolaba Beach) and Kawana Shoppingworld (in Buddina). And it doesn't end there: stroll around South Bank Parklands, examine the collection at Opal Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and get great views at Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane online trip builder.

You can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight from Fraser Island to Brisbane in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and train. In June in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Lord Howe Island.
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Lord Howe Island — 3 nights

Lord Howe Island is known for beaches, wildlife, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lord Howe Island Walking Trails, enjoy the sand and surf at Lagoon Beach, tee off at Lord Howe Island Golf Club, and get a new perspective on nature at Lord Howe Island Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Lord Howe Island tour builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Lord Howe Island takes 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Lord Howe Standard Time (LHST) is 0.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Sydney.
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Sydney — 6 nights

The Harbour City

When in Sydney, make a side trip to see Shelly Beach in Manly, approximately Manly away. And it doesn't end there: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sydney online visit planner.

You can fly from Lord Howe Island to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Lord Howe Island to Sydney. In June in Sydney, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Leura.
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Leura — 5 nights

Explore Leura's surroundings by going to Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin), Blue Mountains Botanic Garden (in Mount Tomah) and Windyridge Garden (in Blue Mountains National Park).

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Leura trip planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Leura in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in July, Leura is a bit cooler at night with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.
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Melbourne — 6 nights

Australia's Garden City

Dedicate the 9th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, and take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip planning website.

Do a combination of train and flight from Leura to Melbourne in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Leura in July: highs in Melbourne hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — 3 nights

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, sightseeing, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, take in the pleasant sights at Lungkata Walk, and explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in July: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Port Douglas.
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Port Douglas — 6 nights

Spend the 18th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 21st (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, tee off at Palmer Sea Reef Golf Course and Restaurant, enjoy the sand and surf at Four Mile Beach, and don't miss a visit to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Port Douglas road trip planning site.

Fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Port Douglas in 4.5 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 Port Douglas. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in July: highs in Port Douglas hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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Australia travel guide

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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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