16 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

16 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Perth
— 4 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: San Francisco

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.
Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame and Hyde Park Barracks will appeal to museum buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Balmoral Beach, Mosman and Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk. Step out of Sydney to go to Albion Park Rail and see Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Bronte Beach, stroll through Manly Beach, wander the streets of The Rocks, and take an in-depth tour of Customs House.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sydney online trip builder.

San Francisco, USA to Sydney is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 18 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in April, things will get a bit warmer in Sydney: highs are around 73°F and lows about 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, Bronte Beach, Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 6:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step off the beaten path and head to St Paul's Cathedral and Brighton Beach. You'll explore and learn at ArtVo and Art Gallery of Ballarat. Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to Ballarat (Lydiard Street & Lake Wendouree), RAAF Museum (in Point Cook) and Eastern Beach Reserve (in Geelong). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of St. Patrick's Cathedral, take a stroll through Degraves Street, get your game on at Zero Latency, and examine the collection at Australian Sports Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In April, Melbourne is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 68°F and lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ballarat, RAAF Museum, Eastern Beach Reserve, Brighton Beach
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 11:
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St Paul's Cathedral ©
St Paul's Cathedral
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach

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.
WA Shipwrecks Museum and Scitech will appeal to museum buffs. We've included these beaches for you: City Beach and Sorrento Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Rockingham (Palm Beach & Rockingham Beach) and Warnbro Beach (in Warnbro). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral, get your game on at The Nostalgia Box Museum, view the masterpieces at Aspects of Kings Park, and kick back and relax at Mettam's Pool.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth holiday planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Perth in 6.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne to Perth, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Perth is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 80°F and lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Rockingham, Mettam's Pool, Sorrento Beach, City Beach, Warnbro Beach
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
City Beach ©
City Beach
WA Shipwrecks Museum ©
WA Shipwrecks Museum
Rockingham Beach ©
Rockingham Beach

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