12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  11​h
Kuala Lumpur

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Eastern Beach Reserve and Melbourne Star Observation Wheel. Popular historic sites such as Shrine of Remembrance and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne. When traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March, plan for slightly colder days in Melbourne, with highs around 30°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Eastern Beach Reserve, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nan Tien Temple and Echo Point Lookout. Appreciate the collections at Australian National Maritime Museum and Madame Tussauds Sydney. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba), Shelly Beach (in Manly) and Kiama Blowhole (in Kiama). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through The Rocks, stroll through Bondi Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sydney trip builder website .

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 March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Nan Tien Temple, Shelly Beach, Taronga Zoo, Kiama Blowhole
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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