9 days in Sydney & Suburbs & Melbourne Itinerary

9 days in Sydney & Suburbs & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Manila, Luzon

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Free Tours Sydney - Walking & Bus Tours. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park and Bilpin Cider Company. Venture out of the city with trips to Corridor of Oaks (in Faulconbridge), Wentworth Falls (in Wentworth Falls) and Wollongong Head Lighthouse (in Wollongong). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and look for all kinds of wild species at North Head Sanctuary.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney vacation planning app.

Manila, Philippines to Sydney is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manila to Sydney. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Manila in August, with highs in Sydney at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Tours Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Manly, Corridor of Oaks, Wentworth Falls, Wollongong Head Lighthouse, Bilpin Cider Company
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park ©
Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Panorama Garden Estate and St Kilda Pier. Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail (in Lilydale), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Portsea) and Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden (in Olinda). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Paul's Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in August, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

St Kilda Pier, Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail, Scuba & Snorkeling, Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden, Panorama Garden Estate
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park ©
St Kilda Pier ©
St Kilda Pier
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens

2
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
On the 29th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair and then walk around Centennial Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sydney holiday planning website.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in August, with highs in Sydney at 22°C and lows at 11°C. On the 31st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Manly, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Find places to stay Aug 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Dolphin & Whale Watching
North Head Sanctuary ©
North Head Sanctuary

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