13 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

13 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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13 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Wichita
Fly:  29​h
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  19​h 45​min
Wichita

5
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 Ballarat Wildlife Park. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shrine of Remembrance and Art Gallery of Ballarat. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Melbourne: 13th Beach (in Barwon Heads), Dandenong Ranges National Park (in Dandenong) and Bells Beach (in Torquay). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Paul's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and make a trip to Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary builder .

Wichita, USA to Melbourne is an approximately 29-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 16 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Wichita in December; daily highs in Melbourne reach 78°F and lows reach 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Ballarat, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Eastern Beach Reserve, 13th Beach, Bells Beach
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Rocks and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Get in touch with nature at Kiama Blowhole and Bondi Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba), Nan Tien Temple (in Wollongong) and Shelly Beach (in Manly). There's much more to do: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

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Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in December, with lows around 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Kiama Blowhole, Shelly Beach, Wentworth Falls, Nan Tien Temple
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Kiama Blowhole ©
Kiama Blowhole

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