16 days in Perth, Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

16 days in Perth, Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

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16 days in Perth, Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Perth
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Canberra
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Family-friendly places like Caversham Wildlife Park and Cottesloe Beach will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Perth: Tyler's Vineyard (in Millendon), Whiteman Park (in Whiteman) and Fremantle Prison (in Fremantle). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, meet the residents at Perth Zoo, pause for some serene contemplation at St Matthew's Anglican Church, and explore the activities along Swan River.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read Perth itinerary planner .

London, UK to Perth is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is 8 hours. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit cooler in Perth: highs are around 22°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Whiteman, Perth Zoo, Fremantle Prison, St Matthew's Anglican Church, Tyler's Vineyard
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

2
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Family-friendly places like AIS - Australian Institute of Sport and Questacon will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, get in on the family fun at Cockington Green, appreciate the history behind Royal Australian Navy Memorial, and ponder the world of politics at High Court of Australia.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Canberra day trip app .

You can fly from Perth to Canberra in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Canberra is 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Perth in August, with highs in Canberra at 15°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums, #Theme Parks, #Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Cockington Green
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Cockington Green ©
Cockington Green
AIS - Australian Institute of Sport ©

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.
Kids will enjoy Bondi Beach and Australian National Maritime Museum. And it doesn't end there: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through The Rocks, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sydney tour website .

Getting from Canberra to Sydney by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Canberra in August, with highs in Sydney at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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