11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Dusseldorf
Fly:  24​h
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Dusseldorf

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.
Get in touch with nature at Eastern Beach Reserve and Werribee Open Range Zoo. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shrine of Remembrance and St. Patrick's Cathedral. When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park in Pearcedale, approximately 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens and enjoy breathtaking views from Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne online trip planner .

Dusseldorf, Germany to Melbourne is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Dusseldorf to Melbourne. Traveling from Dusseldorf in January, things will get much hotter in Melbourne: highs are around 32°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, Eastern Beach Reserve
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

5
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Nan Tien Temple and Camp Cove. The Rocks and Sydney Opera House are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Manly Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney trip app .

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 23°C. You will leave for home on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Nan Tien Temple, Shelly Beach
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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