60 days in Gold Coast, London & Bournemouth Itinerary

60 days in Gold Coast, London & Bournemouth Itinerary

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Gold Coast, Australia
— 9 nights
2
London, United Kingdom
— 45 nights
3
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
— 3 nights

9
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.
Head to Palm Beach Currumbin Farmers Markets and Pacific Fair Shopping Centrefor some retail therapy. Relax by the water at Burleigh Heads Beach and Burleigh Head National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gold Coast: Norries Head (in Cabarita), Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre (in Murwillumbah) and Brisbane (Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane, South Bank Parklands, &more). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfers Paradise Beach, kick back and relax at Kurrawa Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at The Pines Elanora, and laugh and play at Sea World Theme Park.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast vacation planner.

Sydney to Gold Coast is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Brisbane, Norries Head, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach

45
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
For shopping fun, head to Harrods or Piccadilly Circus. Visit Camber Sands and Viking Bay for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from London: Cheltenham (Boer War Memorial, Montpellier District, &more), Chipping Campden (Market Hall, High Street Chipping Campden, &more) and Bourton-on-the-Water (The Cotswold Brewing Company & St Lawrence's Church). There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, explore the world behind art at The British Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to London takes 28 hours. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 10 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Gold Coast in May: high temperatures in London hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bournemouth.

Things to do in London

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Chipping Campden, Cheltenham, Bourton-on-the-Water, Rye, Frinton on Sea Beach
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Hidcote Manor Garden ©
Hidcote Manor Garden
Rye Waterworks MIcropub ©
Rye Waterworks MIcropub

3
nights
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Bournemouth ©
Bournemouth is a large coastal resort town on the south coast of England directly to the east of the Jurassic Coast, a 155km World Heritage Site. Bournemouth Beach has been added to your itinerary. Do your shopping at Sculpture by the Lakes and Gallery 65. You'll get in some beach time at Alum Chine Beach and Hengistbury Head Beach. Take a break from Bournemouth with a short trip to Weymouth Beach in Weymouth, about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Lower Gardens and explore the world behind art at Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum.

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Getting from London to Bournemouth by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Bournemouth, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Bournemouth

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sculpture by the Lakes, Weymouth Beach
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Bournemouth Beach ©
Bournemouth Beach
Weymouth Beach ©
Weymouth Beach
Hengistbury Head Beach ©
Hengistbury Head Beach

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