15 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

15 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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15 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly:  25​h
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Dublin

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
National Gallery of Victoria and National Sports Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Shrine of Remembrance and Scots Church for their historical value. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, wander the streets of Degraves Street, browse the eclectic array of goods at South Melbourne Market, and identify plant and animal life at Trin Warren Tam-boore.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary planner .

Dublin, Ireland to Melbourne is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria), which is usually a 10 hour difference. In September, daytime highs in Melbourne are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 28:
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

7
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Pulpit Rock Lookout and Coachwood Glen Nature Trail. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Leura to see The Candy Store Leura about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: stop by Sydney Fish Market, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take a stroll through The Rocks, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney online trip itinerary planner .

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 September, expect Sydney to be somewhat warmer, temps between 25°C and 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Shopping

Side Trips

Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, The Candy Store Leura, Pulpit Rock Lookout
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 5:
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Sydney Fish Market ©
Sydney Fish Market
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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