18 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

18 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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18 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Adelaide
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Sydney

10
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 8th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne planning tool .

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in May, with highs in Melbourne at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, The Great Ocean Road
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

7
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Greenock (Kalleske Wines & Murray Street Vineyards), Wolf Blass (in Nuriootpa) and Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, do a tasting at Peter Lehmann Wines, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, and contemplate the long history of The Cedars.

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Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Adelaide can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Wineries, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Wolf Blass, Seppeltsfield, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield

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