56 days in Australia Itinerary

56 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 3 nights
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Alice Springs
— 1 night
3
Kings Canyon
— 2 nights
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
5
Alice Springs
— 3 nights
6
Tennant Creek
— 1 night
7
Daly Waters
— 1 night
8
Katherine
— 1 night
9
Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)
— 2 nights
10
Litchfield National Park
— 2 nights
11
Darwin
— 1 night
12
Broome
— 2 nights
13
Port Hedland
— 1 night
14
Karijini National Park
— 3 nights
15
Exmouth
— 2 nights
16
Coral Bay
— 2 nights
17
Kalbarri
— 2 nights
18
Cervantes
— 1 night
19
Perth
— 23 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Chinese Garden of Friendship, Bondi to Coogee Walk, Sydney Harbour Boat Tours, and other attractions you added.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Sydney. In June, daytime highs in Sydney are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

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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.
Before you visit Alice Springs, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Sydney to Alice Springs by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Alice Springs due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Alice Springs, with lows of 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Kings Canyon.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon ©
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Kings Canyon trip planner.

You can drive from Alice Springs to Kings Canyon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Kings Canyon

Trails · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Watarrka National Park
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Watarrka National Park ©
Watarrka National Park

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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.
You've added Mutitjulu Waterhole, Walpa Gorge, Valley of the Winds, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 1st (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Uluru and then contemplate the waterfront views at Mutitjulu Waterhole.

Plan a Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Kings Canyon to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3.5 hours. In July in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Nature · Parks
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Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Uluru ©
Uluru
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Glen Helen Gorge has been added to your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Alice Springs Desert Park and Ochre Pits. Explore Alice Springs further: explore the striking landscape of Emily Gap and get great views at Anzac Hill.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Alice Springs trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tennant Creek.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Glen Helen Gorge
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Emily Gap ©
Emily Gap
Glen Helen Gorge ©
Glen Helen Gorge

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Tennant Creek

Tennant Creek ©
Tennant Creek is a town located in the Northern Territory of Australia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Kundjarra (the Pebbles) as well as Karlu Karlu-Devils Marbles Conservation Reserve. On the 6th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Karlu Karlu-Devils Marbles Conservation Reserve.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tennant Creek trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alice Springs to Tennant Creek. Traveling from Alice Springs in July, things will get a bit warmer in Tennant Creek: highs are around 29°C and lows about 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Sun) before leaving for Daly Waters.

Things to do in Tennant Creek

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Karlu Karlu-Devils Marbles Conservation Reserve
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1
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Daly Waters

Daly Waters ©
Daly Waters is a small town in the Northern Territory in Australia, about 620 kilometres south of Darwin at the intersection of the Savannah Way and the Stuart Highway.The area's traditional owners, the Jingili people, believe the Dreaming tracks of the Emu and the Sun travelled through here on their way to the southern parts of the Northern Territory.HistoryThe name Daly Waters was given to a series of natural springs by John McDouall Stuart during his third attempt to cross Australia from south to north, in 1861-2. Your day by day itinerary now includes Daly Waters Pub. On the 7th (Sun), raise your glass at Daly Waters Pub.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Daly Waters trip planning site.

You can drive from Tennant Creek to Daly Waters in 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Katherine.

Things to do in Daly Waters

Nightlife
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Daly Waters Pub ©
Daly Waters Pub

1
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Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. You've added Katherine Hot Springs, Jatbula Trail, Edith Falls, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): stroll through Jatbula Trail, explore the striking landscape at Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, then admire the sheer force of Edith Falls, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Katherine Hot Springs.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Katherine sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Daly Waters to Katherine in 3 hours. In July in Katherine, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park).

Things to do in Katherine

Parks · Nature · Trails
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Jatbula Trail ©
Jatbula Trail
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge ©
Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls

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Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) ©
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Your day by day itinerary now includes Jim Jim Falls as well as Yellow Water Cruises. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Maguk Gorge and then take a memorable tour with Yellow Water Cruises. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Jim Jim Falls, then explore the ancient world of Ubirr, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Mamukala Wetlands.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip planner.

You can drive from Katherine to Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Litchfield 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
Yellow Water Cruises ©
Yellow Water Cruises
Ubirr ©
Ubirr

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Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Termite Mounds. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Wangi Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Florence Falls, and then admire the sheer force of Buley Rockhole.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Litchfield National Park road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) to Litchfield National Park. In July, daily temperatures in Litchfield National Park can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Litchfield National Park

Nature · Parks
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Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole
Florence Falls ©
Florence Falls
Wangi Falls ©
Wangi Falls

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mindil Beach.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Darwin online sightseeing planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Litchfield National Park to Darwin. July in Darwin sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park, Broome Bird Observatory and Staircase To The Moon. On the 14th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, then take in the dramatic natural features at Gantheaume Point, and then head outdoors with Staircase To The Moon. On your second day here, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then look for all kinds of wild species at Broome Bird Observatory, and then identify plant and animal life at Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Broome trip maker tool.

You can fly from Darwin to Broome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Darwin to Broome is minus 1.5 hours. Traveling from Darwin in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Broome. On the 16th (Tue), you're off to Port Hedland.

Things to do in Broome

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park ©
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park

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Port Hedland

Port Hedland
Port Hedland is the second largest town in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, with an estimated urban population of 15,191, including the satellite town of South Hedland, 18 km away. Your day by day itinerary now includes Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Hedland trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Broome to Port Hedland. July in Port Hedland sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 17th (Wed), you're off to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Port Hedland

Wildlife · Parks
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Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hancock Gorge, Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool), Dales Gorge Campground, and other attractions you added. On the 17th (Wed), get answers to all your questions at Karijini Visitor Centre. Keep things going the next day: trek along Dales Gorge Campground, explore the stunning scenery at Hancock Gorge, then explore the stunning scenery at Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool), and finally get great views at Oxer Lookout.

Before you visit Karijini National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Port Hedland to Karijini National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Port Hedland in July, expect Karijini National Park to be little chillier, temps between 27°C and 11°C. You will leave for Exmouth on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Tom Price
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:
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Hamersley Gorge ©
Hamersley Gorge
Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool) ©
Weano Gorge (Handrail Pool)
Hancock Gorge ©
Hancock Gorge

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Exmouth

Exmouth ©
Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. You've now added Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the vivid underwater world at Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area and then enjoy the sand and surf at Turquoise Bay.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Exmouth trip planner.

You can drive from Karijini National Park to Exmouth in 8 hours. In July, daytime highs in Exmouth are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Exmouth

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse ©
Vlamingh Head Lighthouse

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Coral Bay

Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Coral Bay day trip website.

You can drive from Exmouth to Coral Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kalbarri.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery ©
The Coral Bay Shark Nursery

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Kalbarri

Kalbarri ©
Isolated and lapped at by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, the town of Kalbarri boasts a picturesque location amid the dunes and sands of westerly Western Australia.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Murchison River, Nature’s Window, Hutt Lagoon, and other attractions. On the 24th (Wed), get great views at Red Bluff.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Kalbarri trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Coral Bay to Kalbarri takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Cervantes.

Things to do in Kalbarri

Nature · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 24 — 26:
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Nature’s Window ©
Nature’s Window
Ross Graham Lookout ©
Ross Graham Lookout
Murchison River ©
Murchison River

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Cervantes

Cervantes ©
Cervantes is a town in Western Australia off Indian Ocean Drive about 198km north-north-west of the state capital, Perth in the Shire of Dandaragan local government area. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lobster Shack, The Pinnacles Desert and Lake Thetis. On the 26th (Fri), kick back and relax at Hangover Bay, take some stellar pictures from Thirsty Point Lookout, then explore the striking landscape at The Pinnacles Desert, and finally learn the secrets of production at Lobster Shack.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Cervantes online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Kalbarri to Cervantes in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Perth.

Things to do in Cervantes

Parks · Nature · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
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The Pinnacles Desert ©
The Pinnacles Desert
Lake Thetis ©
Lake Thetis
Thirsty Point Lookout ©
Thirsty Point Lookout

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Perth

Perth
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Perth itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Cervantes to Perth in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Perth are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. You will leave for home on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Perth

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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