15 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

15 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

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15 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

Sydney
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Perth
— 6 nights
Perth

5
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney road trip site .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In September, daytime highs in Sydney are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
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4
days
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 8th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, and meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in September, expect Melbourne to be slightly colder, temps between 20°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

5
days
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Get out of town with these interesting Perth side-trips: Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman), Fremantle (Fremantle Prison, The Fremantle Round House, & more) and Millendon (Olive Farm Wines & Tyler's Vineyard). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of Western Australia, steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Perth Zoo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth trip itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Melbourne to Perth in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Melbourne in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Perth, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Millendon, Caversham Wildlife Park, Perth Zoo, Cottesloe Beach
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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