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.
Kids will enjoy Sydney Opera House and Bondi to Coogee Walk. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Rocks and Darling Harbour. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, admire the natural beauty at Chinese Garden of Friendship, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Sydney holiday builder.

Washington DC, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Washington DC to Sydney. October in Sydney sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can 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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Sea World Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, then fly like a bird with GC Jet Boating & Parasailing, and then test your team's savvy at Padlockd Escape Rooms.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Gold Coast attractions planning 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 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip planning site.

You can drive from Gold Coast to Brisbane in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Brisbane sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife
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