13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

13 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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1
Sydney
— 5 nights
2
Melbourne
— 6 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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sydney Fish Market and Queen Victoria Building. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). The adventure continues: visit The Rocks, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney travel planner.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Hanoi to Sydney. In February, daytime highs in Sydney are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

6
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum. Head to Melbourne Central and Buxton Contemporaryfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Cowes (Phillip Island Wildlife Park & Koala Conservation Centre), National Vietnam Veterans Museum (in Newhaven) and Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, identify plant and animal life at Trin Warren Tam-boore, learn more about the world around you at The National Opal Collection, and get into the urban bustle at Federation Square.

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

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Melbourne when traveling from Sydney in March, with lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cowes, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, Panorama Garden Estate, St Kilda Pier
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
National Vietnam Veterans Museum ©
National Vietnam Veterans Museum

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