13 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

13 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
2
Sydney
— 6 nights

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Queen Victoria Market as well as University of Melbourne. Do some cultural sightseeing at Melbourne Museum and Melbourne Central. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner.

Hong Kong, China to Melbourne is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Hong Kong to Melbourne. In August, Melbourne is much colder than Hong Kong - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 13th (Tue), you'll travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sydney Fish Market and Brett Whiteley Studio. The Rocks and Macquarie Lighthouse will appeal to history buffs. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park), Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Coachwood Glen Nature Trail (in Megalong Valley). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip builder tool.

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Sydney is somewhat warmer than Melbourne - with highs of °C and lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Pulpit Rock Lookout, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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