13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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1
Sydney
— 5 nights
2
Melbourne
— 7 nights

5
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Sydney travel planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Torquay to see The Great Ocean Road about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne vacation planner.

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in August; daily highs in Melbourne reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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