11 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

11 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

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11 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Seoul
Fly:  16​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Gold Coast
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Seoul

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fitzroy Gardens and Room Escape Games. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning site .

Seoul, South Korea to Melbourne is an approximately 17-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Seoul to Melbourne is 1 hour. In May, Melbourne is little chillier than Seoul - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

4
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Coolangatta Beach and SkyPoint Climb. Get out of town with these interesting Gold Coast side-trips: Byron Bay (The Farm Byron Bay & Scuba & Snorkeling). Spend the 21st (Mon) exploring nature at Natural Bridge. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Robina Town Shopping Centre, enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Head National Park, and get in on the family fun at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Gold Coast takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in May, with highs in Gold Coast at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

The Farm Byron Bay
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Coolangatta Beach ©
Coolangatta Beach
Natural Bridge ©
Natural Bridge
SkyPoint Climb ©
SkyPoint Climb

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through The Rocks, hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read Sydney tour itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You'll set off for home on the 26th (Sat).

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

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