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Canberra Trip Planner

Canberra is the capital city of Australia and features many interesting architectural wonders. The Parliament of Australia is located here along with other significant government business. Canberra also has a lake situated in the middle of the city which offers a very peaceful setting. Use the Canberra trip planner to plan your trip to Canberra on your next visit down under!

Plan Your Trip to Canberra

The city of Canberra has many building of historical importance. Plan your trip to Canberra and visit many landmarks, parks and lakefronts.

Day 1 of Your Canberra Trip Planner Can Include

Lake Burley Griffin: Preferred 4785 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Lake Burley Griffin, Canberra, 2601
Lake Burley Griffin is a large, man-made lake located in Canberra. There are many walkways around this lake where people can enjoy fun activities.

National Capital Exhibition: Preferred 2093 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Regatta Point, Commonwealth Park, Canberra, 2600
The National Capital Exhibition features many exhibits and displays that showcase features of this Australian capitals city through many events, people and history.  

War Memorial: Preferred 4785 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Treloar Crescent, Canberra, 2612
The Australian War Memorial in Canberra is dedicated to all the defence personnel and armed forces who laid down their lives for the country.

Parliament House: Preferred 2354 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Capital Hill, Canberra, ACT 2600
The Parliament House in Canberra is the official meeting place of the Parliament of Australia and many other government businesses.

National Portrait Gallery: Preferred 2354 in Canberra trip plans
Address: King Edward Terrace, Canberra, 2600
The National Portrait Gallery features a wide collection of portraits of many prominent Australians who have contributed to public interest in various fields.

National Library of Australia: Preferred 3333 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Parkes Place, Parkes, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600
The National Library of Australia is the largest library in Australia. This library has one of the world’s most remarkable collections of books, periodical, papers and more.

Day 2 of Your Canberra Trip Planner Can Include

Australian National Botanic Garden: Preferred 2305 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Black Mountain, Clunies Ross Street, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2601
Located on the slopes of Black Mountain, the Australian National Botanic Garden has an impressive collection of native and exotic plants along with a few trails and cafes. 

Black Mountain Nature Park: Preferred 2305 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Off Black Mt Summit Road and Rani Road, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600
The Black Mountain Nature Park aims are protecting and preserving Australia’s flora and fauna and has many species of birds, plants and insects.  

National Museum of Australia: Preferred 3315 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2601
The National Museum of Australia houses many exhibits and displays that interprets various events of Australia's social history.

National Gallery of Australia: Preferred 3546 in Canberra trip plans
Address: Parkes Pl., Parkes, Canberra, ACT 2600
The National Gallery of Australia is an art museum and a gallery that houses more than 160000 pieces of arts and artefacts.

Day Trips from Canberra

Namadgi National Park: A day out to see diverse range of habitats and wildlife in Australia. 

Mittagong: A gripping city on its own right, Mittagong also deserves a visit. Mittagong is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Popular vacation packages of Canberra are of 1-2 days.

Melbourne: Plan a trip to Melbourne exploring delightful sights! Recommended to visit during winters.

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Canberra Trip Planning Tool & Tips

TripHobo’s Canberra trip planner help you plan your trip as well as manage your bookings on your next trip to this Australian capital. Start with adding your travel dates along with start and destination cities in the Canberra trip planner. The transit planner will help you choose from many flight and train options.

Depending on your travel interests, you can add site and attraction places to your Canberra travel plan using the attraction planner. Choose from the menu and drag and drop attractions to your daily trip plans. What’s more? The Canberra attraction trip planner will also let you instantly book tours so you don’t have to worry about standing in long queues. The transit planner will also help you plan routes while moving around Canberra.

Canberra receives many visitors from all over the world, and has some of the best accommodation options to choose from. Use Canberra trip planner to select and book your hotel stay.

Keep your trip cost worries aside and let the Canberra budget calculator keep track of your trip expenditure. This trip cost calculator will give you a summary of our total trip cost as you go on planning your trip.

Travelling with rinds? Worried the friends may not like your trip plan? Well, now you can invite them to create the trip plan along with you using the Canberra trip planner’s group planning tour. 

Canberra Tips:

  • Canberra enjoys four prominent seasons and is an all year-round destination
  • English is predominantly spoken in Canberra
  • Currency used in Canberra is AUD (Australian Dollar)
  • Tipping is not expected, but appreciated
  • Standard hours of operations are 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Personal cheques are not generally accepted in Canberra. Though most shops accept all major credit cards and cash. 
  • Prior to your arrival in Canberra you will need to obtain a valid Australian visa. There are various types of visas and depending on your purpose of visit, you will need to apply for either tourist visa or business visa. You can contact the Australian Embassy or the Consulate at your nearest city to begin you visa procedure. 


Canberra Trip Planner

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