12 days in Australia, Fiji & Nauru Itinerary

12 days in Australia, Fiji & Nauru Itinerary

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12 days in Australia, Fiji & Nauru Itinerary

Start: Yaren, Nauru
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Brisbane, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
3
Suva, Fiji
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h
4
Nadi, Fiji
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Yaren, Nauru
— 1 night
End: Yaren, Nauru

3
nights
Brisbane, Australia

Brisbane ©
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Suncorp Stadium and Museum of Brisbane. Change things up with these side-trips from Brisbane: SkyPoint Climb (in Surfers Paradise), Coolangatta Beach (in Coolangatta) and Redcliffe (Bee Gees Way & Woody Point Jetty). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old St Stephen's Catholic Church (Pugin Chapel), browse the collection at State Library Of Queensland, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Albert Street Uniting Church, and steep yourself in history at Boggo Road Gaol (Jail).

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane trip builder .

Yaren, Nauru to Brisbane is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Yaren to Brisbane is minus 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Redcliffe
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Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
SkyPoint Climb ©
SkyPoint Climb

3
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Australian Centre for the Moving Image and Rippon Lea Estate. There's much more to do: walk around Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, look for gifts at Swan Street, and go for a walk through ACDC Lane.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Brisbane in July; daily highs in Melbourne reach 15°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Suva.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Swan Street, Rippon Lea Estate
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

1
night
Suva, Fiji

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 28th (Sun): ponder the world of politics at Government Buildings - Parliament and then have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Colo-I-Suva Forest Park, then take an in-depth tour of Fiji Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Sacred Heart Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Suva online holiday maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Melbourne to Suva. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Fiji Time (FJT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in July, with highs in Suva at 30°C and lows at 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nadi.

Things to do in Suva

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Shark Diving
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Shark Diving
Fiji Museum ©
Fiji Museum
Colo-I-Suva Forest Park ©
Colo-I-Suva Forest Park

2
nights
Nadi, Fiji

Home to the country's primary international airport, Nadi serves as the gateway to Fiji.
On the 30th (Tue), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On your second day here, take in the waterfront activity at Vuda Point Marina Fiji, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Nadi road trip site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Suva to Nadi in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Yaren.

Things to do in Nadi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Scuba & Snorkeling, Vuda Point Marina Fiji
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool ©
Sabeto Hot Springs and Mud Pool
Vuda Point Marina Fiji ©
Vuda Point Marina Fiji

1
night
Yaren, Nauru

Yaren ©
On the 1st (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Anibare Bay and then get outside with Buada Lagoon.

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Fly from Nadi to Yaren in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yaren

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nauru
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Buada Lagoon ©
Buada Lagoon
Anibare Bay ©
Anibare Bay

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