15 days in Australia Itinerary

15 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Canberra
— 1 night
3
Melbourne
— 4 nights
4
Brisbane
— 3 nights

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sydney Opera House and Australian National Maritime Museum. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary website.

Philadelphia, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Sydney is 15 hours. In March, Sydney is much hotter than Philadelphia - with highs of 79°F and lows of 66°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 2:
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

1
night
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Australia, take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, and then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Canberra itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Canberra when traveling from Sydney in April, with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 3:
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Melbourne Museum and Australian Sports Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Melbourne Gaol and Parliament House of Victoria. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Thomas Aquinas' Church, explore the world behind art at ArtVo, and take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Canberra to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Melbourne, with lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

3
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Appreciate the collections at Queensland Museum & Sciencentre and Opal Museum. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nepalese Pagoda, get your game on at Zoccer Sports - Bubble Soccer, and stroll around South Bank Parklands.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brisbane itinerary planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in April; daily highs in Brisbane reach 78°F and lows reach 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre ©
Queensland Museum & Sciencentre
Opal Museum ©
Opal Museum

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