10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Gold Coast
— 2 nights
3
Brisbane
— 1 night

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Sydney

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.
Attractions like Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Get some cultural insight at The Rocks and Australian National Maritime Museum. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sydney trip builder site.

Washington DC, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 15 hour difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Neighborhood
The Rocks
4.6

2
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Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, then glide through the air with GC Jet Boating & Parasailing, and then test your team's savvy at Padlockd Escape Rooms.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Gold Coast takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Gold Coast are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
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Room Escape Game
Padlockd Escape Rooms
4.9

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane ©

Australia's New World City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Brisbane itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Brisbane can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife
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