11 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

11 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

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11 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

Canberra
Canberra
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Canberra
— 2 nights
Canberra

3
days
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Canberra is known for museums, childrens museums, nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, get curious at Questacon, see the interesting displays at Old Parliament House, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Australia.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Canberra planner .

If you are flying in from Qatar, the closest major airport is Canberra International Airport. In October in Canberra, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums, #Parks, #Childrens Museums

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Riverside Plaza
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Floriade ©
Floriade

4
days
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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, take a stroll through The Rocks, and stroll through Manly Beach.

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You can drive from Canberra to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Canberra in October since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

1
day
Canberra

Canberra ©
On the 5th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Australia, then admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, and then take in panoramic vistas at Telstra Tower.

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Traveling by car from Sydney to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier evenings in Canberra when traveling from Sydney in November, with lows around 10°C. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums
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National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery
Telstra Tower ©
Telstra Tower

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