14 days in Greater Sydney, Greater Melbourne & South Australia Itinerary

14 days in Greater Sydney, Greater Melbourne & South Australia Itinerary

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14 days in Greater Sydney, Greater Melbourne & South Australia Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly + Drive:  17​h 45​min
1
Mosman
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
St Kilda
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Dubai

2
nights
Mosman

Mosman ©
If it weren't for the amazing view of Sydney Harbour, Mosman might seem light-years away from Australia's largest and busiest city.
Mosman is known for zoos & aquariums, beaches, adventure, trails, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Sydney Harbour National Park, look for gifts at Bridget Kennedy Project Space, and get in on the family fun at Luna Park Sydney.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mosman trip planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Mosman is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in November: high temperatures in Mosman hover around 29°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Mosman

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trips

Manly, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Luna Park Sydney, Bridget Kennedy Project Space
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park

3
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Venture out of the city with trips to Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee) and Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne (in Cranbourne). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brighton Beach, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Holocaust Centre, and walk around Windsor Siding.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our St Kilda trip planner .

Fly from Mosman to St Kilda in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Mosman in November, expect St Kilda to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jewish Holocaust Centre, Scienceworks, Brighton Beach, Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 28:
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kangaroo Island is known for wildlife, nature, historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Off-Road Tours, take in the dramatic natural features at Admirals Arch, look for all kinds of wild species at Raptor Domain, and get outside with Remarkable Rocks.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from St Kilda to Kangaroo Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 1:
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Off-Road Tours
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
When in Adelaide, make a side trip to see The Cedars in Hahndorf, approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, take a stroll through Rundle Mall, and get engrossed in the history at Migration Museum.

To see where to stay and tourist information, use the Adelaide road trip tool .

Fly from Kangaroo Island to Adelaide in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. December in Adelaide sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Cedars, Semaphore Beach
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 5:
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Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Central Market ©
Adelaide Central Market

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