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. The adventure continues: hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sydney tour itinerary maker.

Washington DC, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 15 hours traveling from Washington DC to Sydney due to the time zone difference. In October in Sydney, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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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 29th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea World Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, glide through the air with GC Jet Boating & Parasailing, and then test your team's savvy at Padlockd Escape Rooms.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Gold Coast travel route planning website.

You can fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Gold Coast, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can 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.
On the 31st (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Brisbane day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Brisbane are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Wildlife
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