15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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15 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
Esperance
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Perth
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Singapore

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes St. Mary's Cathedral, Queen Victoria Building and Hyde Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Sublime Point Lookout and Everglades Historic House and Gardens. Step out of Sydney with an excursion to Wentworth Falls in Katoomba--about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, take a stroll through The Rocks, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip planning tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Sydney is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Sydney. In December, Sydney is slightly colder than Singapore - with highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Leura, Wentworth Falls, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 24:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

4
nights
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 Brighton Beach, Penguin Parade, Wine Compass, and other attractions you added. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lorne Beach and Teddy's Lookout. Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to National Vietnam Veterans Museum in Newhaven--about 1h 40 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and get your game on at Zero Latency.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne online itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, Melbourne is little chillier at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Esperance.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Lorne, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, Cape Otway Lightstation, Wine Compass, Penguin Parade
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 28:
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Balloon Rides
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Wine Compass ©
Wine Compass

1
night
Esperance

Esperance ©
Esperance is a town in the Goldfields-Esperance region of Western Australia, on the Southern Ocean coastline approximately 720km east-southeast of the state capital, Perth. You've now added Great Ocean Drive to your itinerary. On the 29th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at West Beach, stroll through Thistle Cove, then stroll through Hellfire Bay, and finally trek along Rotary Lookout. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Salmon Beach, kick back and relax at Ten Mile Lagoon, stroll through Blue Haven Beach, then cruise along Great Ocean Drive, and finally make a trip to Esperance Whale Tail.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Esperance trip builder app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Esperance in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In December in Esperance, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Esperance

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Blue Haven Beach ©
Blue Haven Beach
Great Ocean Drive ©
Great Ocean Drive
Thistle Cove ©
Thistle Cove

4
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like South Perth Foreshore and Dolphin Quay. Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Warnbro Beach (in Warnbro), Rockingham Beach (in Rockingham) and Lane Pool Reserve (in Dwellingup). And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park and Botanic Garden, go for a walk through Lotterywest Federation Walkway, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and steep yourself in history at Mandurah War Memorial.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Perth vacation maker tool .

Getting from Esperance to Perth by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Esperance in December, expect nights in Perth to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mandurah, Warnbro Beach, Rockingham Beach, Lane Pool Reserve, South Perth Foreshore
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
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Kings Park and Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park and Botanic Garden
Fraser Avenue Lookout ©
Fraser Avenue Lookout
Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach

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