17 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

17 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 7 nights
2
Sydney
— 7 nights

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Shop till you drop at Federation Square and Melbourne Central. You'll explore and learn at Melbourne Museum and National Vietnam Veterans Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay), Cowes (Koala Conservation Centre & A Maze'N Things) and Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, identify plant and animal life at St Kilda Pier, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Melbourne day trip website.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Melbourne is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Islamabad in December, with highs in Melbourne at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cowes, Manyung Gallery Malvern, Cape Schanck Boardwalk, The Great Ocean Road, National Vietnam Veterans Museum
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

7
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.
Visit Bondi Beach and Clovelly Beach for some beach relaxation. Australian National Maritime Museum and Hyde Park Barracks will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Katoomba (Katoomba Cascades & Canyoning & Rappelling Tours). The adventure continues: stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, admire the landmark architecture of Queen Victoria Building, and take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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