37 days in Oceania Itinerary

37 days in Oceania Itinerary

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Melbourne, Australia
— 6 nights
2
Queenstown, New Zealand
— 4 nights
3
Auckland, New Zealand
— 4 nights
4
Sydney, Australia
— 5 nights
5
Gold Coast, Australia
— 4 nights
6
Noumea, New Caledonia
— 3 nights
7
Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
— 1 night
8
Nadi, Fiji
— 3 nights
9
Suva, Fiji
— 2 nights
10
Funafuti, Tuvalu
— 1 night
11
Tarawa Atoll, Republic of Kiribati
— 1 night
12
Yaren, Nauru
— 2 nights

6
nights
Melbourne, Australia

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 6th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne road trip app.

Perth to Melbourne is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Perth to Melbourne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Perth in March; daily highs in Melbourne reach 30°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Queenstown.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Jewish Holocaust Centre
Find places to stay Mar 3 — 9:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

4
nights
Queenstown, New Zealand

Queenstown ©
Sheltered in an inlet of Lake Wakatipu, the resort town of Queenstown enjoys a strong reputation for its adventuring and skiing opportunities.
Go for a jaunt from Queenstown to Te Anau to see Milford Sound about 1h 45 min away. The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at Skyline Queenstown, take a memorable tour with Tours, push the limits with an extreme tour, and identify plant and animal life at Kiwi Birdlife Park.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Queenstown trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Queenstown takes 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to New Zealand Standard Time (NZST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Auckland.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Milford Sound, Lake Gunn
Find places to stay Mar 9 — 13:
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Milford Sound ©
Milford Sound
Skyline Queenstown ©
Skyline Queenstown
Spas

4
nights
Auckland, New Zealand

The largest and most populous city in New Zealand, Auckland combines a rich history and thriving contemporary culture in an abundance of museums, art galleries, and performance venues.
Auckland is known for nature, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from SkyTower, get impressive views of Mount Eden, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and step off the mainland to explore Rangitoto Island.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Auckland road trip site.

You can fly from Queenstown to Auckland in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and car. March in Auckland sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Auckland

Parks · Nature · Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
SkyTower ©
SkyTower
Auckland Museum ©
Auckland Museum

5
nights
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
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.
Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: see a show at Sydney Opera House, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Auckland to Sydney by flight takes about 7 hours. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is minus 2 hours. While traveling from Auckland, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 22:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk

4
nights
Gold Coast, Australia

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Gold Coast: Brisbane (South Bank Parklands, City Botanic Gardens, &more). There's more to do: get interesting insight from Gold Coast Skydive.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gold Coast vacation planning app.

Fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Noumea.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Brisbane
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 26:
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Gold Coast Skydive ©
Gold Coast Skydive
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

3
nights
Noumea, New Caledonia

Noumea ©
Capital of New Caledonia, Nouméa sits on a large peninsula of attractive, snaking bays.
Step out of Noumea with an excursion to La Belle Verte Canopy Tours in Paita--about 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Ilot Maitre, take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Ville de Noumea, take a memorable tour with Aquanature, and test your team's savvy at Escape Game Noumea.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Noumea trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Noumea takes 8.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Gold Coast to Noumea due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ile Des Pins.

Things to do in Noumea

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

La Belle Verte Canopy Tours
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:
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La Belle Verte Canopy Tours ©
La Belle Verte Canopy Tours
Ilot Maitre ©
Ilot Maitre
Ile aux Canards island ©
Ile aux Canards island

1
night
Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia

Ile Des Pins ©
Just a little way off the southern end of Grand Terre, Île des Pins (the Isle of Pines) gets its name from the tall columnar pines that stick out of the surrounding vegetation like bristles on a brush.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Isle of Pines and then enjoy the sand and surf at Oro Bay.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ile Des Pins journey builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Noumea to Ile Des Pins takes 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Ile Des Pins are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Nadi.

Things to do in Ile Des Pins

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 29 — 30:
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Oro Bay ©
Oro Bay
Isle of Pines ©
Isle of Pines

3
nights
Nadi, Fiji

Nadi ©
Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nadi: Scuba Bula Dive Centre (in Momi) and Sigatoka (Baravi Handcrafts, Off-Road Cave Safari, &more). There's more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Sleeping Giant and explore the striking landscape at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Nadi day trip website.

You can fly from Ile Des Pins to Nadi in 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Ile Des Pins to Nadi is 1 hour. In March, daily temperatures in Nadi can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Suva.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sigatoka, Scuba Bula Dive Centre
Find places to stay Mar 30 — Apr 2:
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Off-Road Cave Safari ©
Off-Road Cave Safari
Garden of the Sleeping Giant ©
Garden of the Sleeping Giant
Natadola Beach ©
Natadola Beach

2
nights
Suva, Fiji

Suva ©
Situated on a verdant, hilly peninsula, Suva is the second-largest city in the South Pacific and has been the capital of Fiji since 1882.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Fiji Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at 21K Gallery, and then relax and float downstream with Rivers Fiji - Day Adventures.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Suva online trip builder.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Nadi to Suva in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Nadi in April, plan for slightly colder days in Suva, with highs around 30°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 30°C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel to Funafuti.

Things to do in Suva

Adventure · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rivers Fiji - Day Adventures
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 4:
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Fiji Museum ©
Fiji Museum
21K Gallery ©
21K Gallery

1
night
Funafuti, Tuvalu

Funafuti ©
Funafuti is an atoll on which the capital of the island nation of Tuvalu is located. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): get your bearings at Tuvalu National Library, then get a sense of history and politics at Tuvalu Philatelic Bureau, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Funafuti Marine Conservation Area.

Find out how to plan Funafuti trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Suva to Funafuti. Traveling from Suva in April, you will find days in Funafuti are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Tarawa Atoll.

Things to do in Funafuti

Parks · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 5:
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Funafuti Marine Conservation Area ©
Funafuti Marine Conservation Area
Tuvalu National Library ©
Tuvalu National Library

1
night
Tarawa Atoll, Republic of Kiribati

Tarawa Atoll ©
The capital of Kiribati, Tarawa Atoll has an administrative and cultural importance to the country as a whole and deserves to be explored by those visiting the islands.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get advice or help at Kiribati National Library and Archives, ponder the world of politics at Parliament Building, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Tarawa Atoll driving holiday website.

Getting from Funafuti to Tarawa Atoll by flight takes about 6 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Yaren.

Things to do in Tarawa Atoll

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 6:
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Parliament Building ©
Parliament Building

2
nights
Yaren, Nauru

Yaren ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take a stroll around Civic Centre, get outside with Buada Lagoon, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Central Plateau, then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament House, then enjoy the sand and surf at Anibare Bay, and finally make a trip to Japanese Guns.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Yaren road trip app.

Getting from Tarawa Atoll to Yaren by flight takes about 4 hours. On the 8th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Yaren

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Nauru
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:
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Anibare Bay ©
Anibare Bay
Buada Lagoon ©
Buada Lagoon
Central Plateau ©
Central Plateau

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