10 days in Sydney, Hobart & Melbourne Itinerary

10 days in Sydney, Hobart & Melbourne Itinerary

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10 days in Sydney, Hobart & Melbourne Itinerary

Jakarta
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Hobart
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
Jakarta

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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.
On the 11th (Sat), catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally take a stroll through The Rocks.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney holiday builder .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Sydney is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Jakarta to Sydney, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in August, with highs in Sydney at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Hobart.

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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
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Sydney Opera House

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Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Battery Point, admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, then look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, get engrossed in the history at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hobart online vacation planner .

Fly from Sydney to Hobart in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in August; daily highs in Hobart reach 15°C and lows reach 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums

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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

3
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner .

You can fly from Hobart to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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Sydney

Sydney
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Chinese Garden of Friendship, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, explore the world behind art at Brett Whiteley Studio, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planning app .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in August; daily highs in Sydney reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

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Manly Beach
Manly Beach
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