17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hanoi
Fly:  13 h
1
Sydney
— 10 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Hanoi

10
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.
Let the collections at Australian National Maritime Museum and Hyde Park Barracks capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and St Phillip's Anglican church are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Katoomba (The Three Sisters, Lost Bear Gallery, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, admire the masterpieces at Brett Whiteley Studio, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Sydney day trip planning site.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Hanoi to Sydney, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In April in Sydney, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Katoomba, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 30:
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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.
Get some historical perspective at Sovereign Hill and Old Melbourne Gaol. National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Central are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Melbourne to go to Ballarat and see Art Gallery of Ballarat, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, view the masterpieces at The Blender Studios, and tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Kilda Beach.

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You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In April, Melbourne is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ballarat, St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 5:
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill

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