15 days in Australia & Thailand Itinerary

15 days in Australia & Thailand Itinerary

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Start: Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Fly:  16 h
1
Port Douglas, Australia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Cairns, Australia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Darwin, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h
4
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
— 2 nights
Ferry:  45 min
5
Ko Lanta, Thailand
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h
6
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Dhaka City, Bangladesh

3
nights
Port Douglas, Australia

Port Douglas ©
A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
Explore hidden gems such as Opal Reef and With Sugar. And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, identify plant and animal life at Mossman Gorge Centre, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and get engrossed in the history at Port Douglas Court House Museum.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Douglas trip builder tool.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Port Douglas is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Dhaka City to Port Douglas. In July, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge Centre
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Opal Reef ©
Opal Reef
Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris

2
nights
Cairns, Australia

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, thenkick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Trinity Beach, and finally walk around Anzac Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Cairns online route planner.

Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Palm Cove Beach, Trinity Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Trinity Beach ©
Trinity Beach
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

3
nights
Darwin, Australia

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
On the 9th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, thenkick back and relax at Mindil Beach, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Crocosaurus Cove. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Darwin trip planner.

Getting from Cairns to Darwin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Australian Central Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Cairns in July, expect nights in Darwin to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ko Phi Phi Don.

Things to do in Darwin

Outdoors Wildlife Museums
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RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility ©
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

2
nights
Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

Find your inner peace on Ko Phi Phi Don, the largest island in the eponymous archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, thenhead off the coast to Ko Phi Phi Le, and then kick back and relax at Laem Tong Bay. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ko Bida Nok, thenmeet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, and then make a trip to Koh Phi Phi Viewpoint.

To plan Ko Phi Phi Don vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Darwin to Ko Phi Phi Don in 13 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Indochina Time (ICT), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Traveling from Darwin in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Ko Phi Phi Don, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to ride a ferry to Ko Lanta.

Things to do in Ko Phi Phi Don

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Shark Diving
Laem Tong Bay ©
Laem Tong Bay
Long Beach ©
Long Beach

1
night
Ko Lanta, Thailand

Ko Lanta ©
Ko Lanta remains an ideal place for relaxing holidays off the west coast of mainland Thailand.
On the 14th (Tue), stroll through Phra Ae Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Lanta Animal Welfare, and then stroll through Long Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Ko Lanta visit site.

You can ride a ferry from Ko Phi Phi Don to Ko Lanta in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ko Lanta can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Ko Pha Ngan.

Things to do in Ko Lanta

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Lanta Animal Welfare ©
Lanta Animal Welfare
Long Beach ©
Long Beach
Phra Ae Beach ©
Phra Ae Beach

2
nights
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

Ko Pha Ngan ©
Ko Phangan vacations serve as an ideal escape for backpackers and other spontaneous travelers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bottle Beach and then kick back and relax at Thong Nai Pan Noi.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ko Pha Ngan day trip planning tool.

Fly from Ko Lanta to Ko Pha Ngan in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ko Lanta in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ko Pha Ngan, with lows around 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ko Pha Ngan

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Bottle Beach ©
Bottle Beach
Thong Nai Pan Noi ©
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Scuba & Snorkeling

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