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18 days in Australian Capital Territory Itinerary
Fly: 29 h
Canberra— 14 nights
Fly: 29 h
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The Bush Capital
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.Take a break from Canberra with a short trip to Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex in Paddys River, about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, make a trip to Mount Ainslie Lookout, admire the landmark architecture of National Museum of Australia, and get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia.
To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Canberra visit planner.
Manchester, UK to Canberra is an approximately 29-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Manchester to Canberra, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in October, expect nights in Canberra to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Canberra
Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex, Mugga-Mugga Cottage, Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary, Tortured Gum Brewery
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