11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly
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Canberra
— 2 nights
Fly
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Melbourne
— 2 nights
Drive
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly

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Sydney

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): stroll through Bondi Beach, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bronte Beach, then kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Sydney trip planner.

If you are flying in from Mexico, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In November, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Canberra

The Bush Capital

A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Canberra Museum and Gallery and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cotter Reserve. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at ANZAC Parade Walk, examine the collection at National Bonsai & Penjing Collection, take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, then steep yourself in history at Lanyon Homestead, then get curious at Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Canberra trip builder.

You can fly from Sydney to Canberra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sydney in November since evenings lows in Canberra dip to 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

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 11th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at ArtVo and then have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, identify plant and animal life at St Kilda Pier, then enjoy the sand and surf at Eastern Beach Reserve, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Dandenong Ranges National Park.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary planning website.

Fly from Canberra to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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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 Camel Tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get interesting insight from Uluru Camel Tours. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, trek along Kuniya Walk, then get all the information you need at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then trek along Uluru Hiking Path, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 25 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. When traveling from Melbourne in November, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park: temperatures range from 41°C by day to 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
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.