Best of Australia in Two Weeks

Traverse the east coast and the Outback via short domestic flights, exploring stunning nature, gorgeous beaches, diverse cultures, and vibrant Australian cities.

In this trip

  • CultureCulture
  • Night LifeNight Life
  • ActiveActive
  • Historic PlacesHistoric Places
  • Great FoodGreat Food

Trip itinerary

  • 1

    Sydney, Australia

  • 2

    Katoomba, Australia

  • 3

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • 4

    Cairns, Australia

  • 5

    Alice Springs, Australia

  • 6

    Sydney, Australia

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Things to do in and around Sydney

  • Sydney
  • The Sydney Opera House
  • Dawn princess
  • Sydney at Dawn
  • Sydney
  • Govetts Leap Lookout
  • Wollongong
  • Sea Life Sydney Aquarium - Darling Harbour
  • 吃飽我們來到簡稱QVB的維多莉亞購物中心Queen Victoria Building
  • Bondi Beach, Oct. 2011
  • 200502 tree arch
  • Echo Point. Blue Mountains. NSW
  • Three Sisters
  • Palm Beach
  • Royal Botanic Garden - Sydney, Australia
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
  • hi baby.
  • Wentworth Falls 2
  • Grose Valley #3
  • Centennial Park, Sydney
  • chess players
  • Lake at Chinese Garden, Sydney - 2
  • Power House Museum IMG_3473
  • Sublime Point lookout, NSW
  • Newcastle East from Shepherds Hill
   
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Sydney

Australia, New South Wales region

CultureFoodNight lifeHistoricBeaches3 nights

Australia's most popular city offers superb beaches, amazing surrounding nature, an iconic harbor, fine architecture, and more.

The Sydney area has been inhabited by indigenous Australians since the Upper Paleolithic period. The first British settlers arrived in 1788 to found Sydney as a penal colony, the first European settlement in Australia. Since convict transportation ended in the mid-19th century, the city has transformed from a colonial outpost into a major global cultural and economic center. The population of Sydney boasts millions of immigrants, representing of many different nationalities, making Sydney one of the most multicultural cities in the world. There are more than 250 different languages spoken in Sydney and about one-third of residents speak a language other than English at home.
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Things to do in and around Katoomba

  • Three Sisters
  • Echo Point Lookout
  • IMG_3907
  • Govetts Leap Lookout
  • Echo Point. Blue Mountains. NSW
  • Three Sisters
  • Grose Valley #3
  • Jenolan Cave
  • Wentworth Falls 2
   
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Katoomba

Australia, New South Wales region

NatureActiveSmall towns2 nights

The heart of the Blue Mountains, this town offers access to natural attractions, including waterfalls, rock formations, and valleys.

Katoomba is well known for spectacular mountain views and extensive bush and nature walks in the surrounding Blue Mountains. Katoomba's main industry is tourism based on its mountain scenery. The rock formation known as the Three Sisters, viewable from Echo Point about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) south of the main town, is the most famous feature, and attracts some four million visitors each year. Other features of the Jamison Valley visible from Echo Point include Mount Solitary and the rock formation known as the Ruined Castle. A short walk from Echo Point leads to The Giant Stairway which provides access to a number of nature walks through the Valley.
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Things to do in and around Gold Coast

  • The Gold Coast, Australia
  • Movieworld
  • Gold Coast Coolangatta 0237.JPG
  • Art Gallery 1
  • Sea World, Gold Coast
  • Brisbane
  • Movie World
  • Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary  020
  • Skypoint Observation Deck
  • Australian wildlife 0069
  • Dreamworld
   
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Gold Coast

Australia, Queensland region

BeachesNight lifeActiveNatureFood2 nights

Founded along a stretch of pristine beaches, this surfer town is known for its laid back atmosphere, nightlife, parks, and fun activities.

Around 10 million tourists visit the Gold Coast area every year. Tourism is the region's biggest industry, directly accounting for one in four jobs in the city. There are approximately 65,000 beds, 60 kilometres (37 mi) of beach, 600 kilometres (370 mi) of canal, 100,000 hectares of nature reserve, 500 restaurants, 40 golf courses and 5 major theme parks in the city.
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Things to do in and around Cairns

  • USS Blue Ridge Sailors man the rails as the ship pulls into Cairns, Australia
  • Cairns Botanic Gardens
  • Street
  • 070126-132706
  • Croc Show_23
  • The Great Barrier Reef - 164
  • Port Douglas
  • Plage déserte sur Green Island
  • Fitzroy Island
  • Barron Falls
  • cultural performance
  • Mossman Gorge
   
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Cairns

Australia, Queensland region

NatureActiveNight lifeFood3 nights

A great base for exploring the majesty of the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns is also the starting point for many amazing hikes and treks.

Tourism plays a major part in the Cairns economy. The Cairns region is the fourth-most popular destination for international tourists in Australia after Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. There is a growing interest in Cairns from the Chinese leisure market with occasional direct flights from Chinese cities such as Shanghai and Guangzhou. The city is near the Great Barrier Reef, the Wet Tropics of Queensland, and the Atherton Tableland. The Cairns esplanade includes a swimming lagoon with adjoining barbecue areas.
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Things to do in and around Alice Springs

  • Alice Springs from Anzac Hill
  • Kangaroos on alert
  • Todd Street Mall
  • Birds of prey
  • Alice Springs, September 2008
  • The Red Centre
  • Aboriginal art
   
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Alice Springs

Australia, Northern Territory region

ActiveNatureHistoricCultureSmall towns2 nights

A great base for exploring the Outback, this beautiful city is known for its Aboriginal culture, music, and tradition.

Popularly known as "the Alice" or simply "Alice", Alice Springs is situated in the geographic center of Australia. The site is known as Mparntwe to its original inhabitants, the Arrernte, who have lived in the Central Australian desert in and around what is now Alice Springs for thousands of years. The town straddles the usually dry Todd River on the northern side of the MacDonnell Ranges. The surrounding region is known as Central Australia, or the Red Centre, an arid environment consisting of several different deserts.
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Things to do in and around Sydney

  • Sydney
  • The Sydney Opera House
  • Dawn princess
  • Sydney at Dawn
  • Sydney
  • Govetts Leap Lookout
  • Wollongong
  • Sea Life Sydney Aquarium - Darling Harbour
  • 吃飽我們來到簡稱QVB的維多莉亞購物中心Queen Victoria Building
  • Bondi Beach, Oct. 2011
  • 200502 tree arch
  • Echo Point. Blue Mountains. NSW
  • Three Sisters
   
6

Sydney

Australia, New South Wales region

CultureFoodNight lifeHistoricBeaches1 night

Australia's most popular city offers superb beaches, amazing surrounding nature, an iconic harbor, fine architecture, and more.

The Sydney area has been inhabited by indigenous Australians since the Upper Paleolithic period. The first British settlers arrived in 1788 to found Sydney as a penal colony, the first European settlement in Australia. Since convict transportation ended in the mid-19th century, the city has transformed from a colonial outpost into a major global cultural and economic center. The population of Sydney boasts millions of immigrants, representing of many different nationalities, making Sydney one of the most multicultural cities in the world. There are more than 250 different languages spoken in Sydney and about one-third of residents speak a language other than English at home.
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