9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Ho Chi Minh City
Fly:  9​h
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Ho Chi Minh City

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.
Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Torquay to see The Great Ocean Road about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and get your game on at Zero Latency.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip maker site .

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Melbourne is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in December, expect Melbourne to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and take a stroll through The Rocks.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney journey planner .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in December, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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