11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Adelaide
— 1 night
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
4
Brisbane
— 1 night

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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 5th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Parade Norwood. Keep things going the next day: discover the riches below the earth's surface at Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd, take an in-depth tour of South Australian Museum, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, thenget engrossed in the history at Migration Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Adelaide travel planner.

Seattle, USA to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly. You'll lose 17.5 hours traveling from Seattle to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Seattle in December: high temperatures in Adelaide hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Cleland Wildlife Park
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia
Migration Museum
Migration Museum

3
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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Melbourne Museum and Melbourne Central. Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery of Victoria and The Blender Studios. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Federation Square, browse the different shops at Southgate Melbourne, take in the exciting artwork at The City Gallery, and admire the masterpieces at Craft Victoria.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 0.5 hours. In December in Melbourne, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Australian Print Workshop
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 9:
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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Sydney

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.
Let the collections at ATTY Gallery and Brett Whiteley Studio capture your imagination. The Rocks and Sydney Opera House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, and take in the pleasant sights at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 12:
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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Brisbane

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Queensland Art Gallery, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then stop by Noosa Chocolate Factory.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane day trip website.

Fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Brisbane are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Wildlife Parks Museums
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 13:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Art Gallery ©
Queensland Art Gallery
Noosa Chocolate Factory ©
Noosa Chocolate Factory

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