41 days in Australia Itinerary

41 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Darwin
— 20 nights
2
Port Augusta
— 10 nights
3
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
4
Karijini National Park
— 3 nights

20
nights
Darwin

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Mindil Beach and Lameroo Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Adelaide River War Cemetery and Defence of Darwin Experience. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Darwin: Batchelor (Litchfield National Park, Nina's Ark Wildlife Sanctuary, &more), Litchfield National Park (Tolmer Falls, Wangi Falls, &more) and Adelaide River (Adelaide River Railway Museum & Robin Falls). Spend the 1st (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 7th (Wed) exploring nature at Charles Darwin National Park. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve, look for all kinds of wild species at East Point Reserve, bet on your favorite at Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex, and examine the collection at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Darwin visit planner.

Perth to Darwin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Darwin is 1.5 hours. Traveling from Perth in June, expect nights in Darwin to be much warmer, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Port Augusta.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Batchelor, Adelaide River, Berry Springs, Palmerston
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 18:
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East Point Reserve ©
East Point Reserve
Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole
Nature & Wildlife Tours

10
nights
Port Augusta

Port Augusta ©
A natural harbor established in 1852, Port Augusta houses one of the most popular tourist attractions of the area, the Wadlata Outback Center.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre and Whyalla Maritime Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Flinders Ranges National Park and Hummock Hill Lookout. Explore Port Augusta's surroundings by going to Peterborough (Town Carriage Museum, Peterborough Printing Works, &more), Whyalla (Point Lowly Lighthouse, Whyalla Conservation Park, &more) and Melrose (Melrose to Wilmington Cycle and Walking Track & Mount Remarkable Summit Hike). There's much more to do: view the masterpieces at Jeff Morgan Gallery, delve into the lush surroundings at Wirrabara Forest, don't miss a visit to Viterra’s Kimba Silos, and explore the striking landscape at Warren Gorge.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Port Augusta planner.

Explore your travel options from Darwin to Port Augusta with the Route module. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Darwin in July, with highs in Port Augusta at °C and lows at °C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Port Augusta

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Peterborough, Whyalla, Hawker, Kimba, Quorn
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 29:
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Bowman Park ©
Bowman Park
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre ©
Steamtown Heritage Rail Centre
Hummock Hill Lookout ©
Hummock Hill Lookout

3
nights
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.

Located right in the center of Australia, the national park boasts perhaps the country's most iconic natural symbol and a sacred place for the region's indigenous people--as well as Kata Tjuta, a collection of 36 red rocks forming an equally distinctive sight.
Escape the urban bustle at Uluru and Uluru Hiking Path. Explore hidden gems such as Walpa Gorge and Mutitjulu Waterhole. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kuniya Walk, go for a walk through Lungkata Walk, make a trip to Field of Light, and get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park driving holiday website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Port Augusta to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. While traveling from Port Augusta, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Karijini National Park.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Walpa Gorge ©
Walpa Gorge
Uluru ©
Uluru

3
nights
Karijini National Park

Karijini National Park ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Karijini National Park.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Karijini National Park attractions planner.

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Karijini National Park by car takes about 28 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -1.5 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in August; daily highs in Karijini National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Karijini National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Mount Nameless
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 5:
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Dales Gorge Campground ©
Dales Gorge Campground
Karijini National Park ©
Karijini National Park
Mount Nameless ©
Mount Nameless

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