12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

6
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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Powerhouse Museum. Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, look and learn at Sydney Observatory, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planning site .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Sydney is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Sydney. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, with highs in Sydney at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Taronga Zoo
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 22:
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Old Melbourne Gaol. Venture out of the city with trips to Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the galleries of Shrine of Remembrance, examine the collection at National Sports Museum, and make a trip to Royal Exhibition Building.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne travel planning website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in June; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 27:
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

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