15 days in Melbourne, Jervis Bay & Sydney Itinerary

15 days in Melbourne, Jervis Bay & Sydney Itinerary

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15 days in Melbourne, Jervis Bay & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Melbourne
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + train + bus:  7​h
Jervis Bay
— 1 night
train:  4​h 15​min
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Buenos Aires

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.
Get some cultural insight at Shrine of Remembrance and St. Patrick's Cathedral. You'll explore and learn at National Gallery of Victoria and Immigration Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Eastern Beach Reserve (in Geelong), Ocean Beach (in Nelson) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, view the masterpieces at Art Gallery of Ballarat, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary website .

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Melbourne is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Argentine Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 13 hours. Traveling from Buenos Aires in January, plan for slightly colder nights in Melbourne, with lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trips

Ballarat, Eastern Beach Reserve, Sorrento Back Beach, Ocean Beach, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

1
night
Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay ©
A trip to Jervis Bay will take you to the southern coast of New South Wales, known for allegedly boasting some of the whitest sands in the world.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): examine the collection at Fleet Air Arm Museum, then stroll through Greenfield Beach, and then kick back and relax at Blenheim Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Abrahams Bosom Reserve, kick back and relax at Cave Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Crookhaven Heads Lighthouse.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Jervis Bay trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Melbourne to Jervis Bay by combination of flight, train, and bus takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Jervis Bay can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can take a train to Sydney.

Things to do in Jervis Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Abrahams Bosom Reserve, Fleet Air Arm Museum, Crookhaven Heads Lighthouse
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Greenfield Beach ©
Greenfield Beach
Blenheim Beach ©
Blenheim Beach
Cave Beach ©
Cave Beach

6
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Shelly Beach (in Manly) and Palm Beach (in Palm Beach). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip website .

Traveling by train from Jervis Bay to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Jervis Bay in January, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Palm Beach, Balmoral Beach, Mosman
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

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