13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Perth

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Katoomba (The Three Sisters, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, &more). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, stroll through Manly Beach, and visit Darling Harbour.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

6
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately Torquay away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Melbourne holiday planner.

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Melbourne reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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