11 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

11 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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

3
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Sydney Fish Market and Billich Gallery. Take a break from the city and head to Bondi Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. The adventure continues: wander the streets of The Rocks, get engrossed in the history at Hyde Park Barracks, admire the landmark architecture of Queen Victoria Building, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney attractions tool.

Brisbane to Sydney is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Brisbane in August: highs in Sydney hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Melbourne Central and Federation Square. Venture out of the city with trips to The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Sovereign Hill (in Ballarat). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and see the interesting displays at Australian Sports Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Sovereign Hill
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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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.
Get some cultural insight at South Australian Museum and Migration Museum. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Adelaide Central Market and Hans Heysen Art Studio. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Gorge Wildlife Park (in Cudlee Creek) and Kalleske Wines (in Greenock). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia.

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Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Gorge Wildlife Park, Hans Heysen Art Studio, Kalleske Wines, Cleland Wildlife Park
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South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

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