18 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

18 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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18 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Singapore

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.
Kids will enjoy Bondi Beach and Taronga Zoo. There's much more to do: make a trip to Sydney Harbour Bridge, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, take a stroll through The Rocks, and enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Sydney is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Sydney, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, Sydney is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

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

5
days
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Australian Centre for the Moving Image make great kid-friendly stops. Dedicate the 15th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, admire the striking features of Royal Exhibition Building, and don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne journey builder site .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in June, with highs in Melbourne at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Museums, #Parks
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Food Tours
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

6
days
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Attractions like Sea World Theme Park and Surfer's Paradise Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Brisbane side-trips: Dreamworld (in Coomera), Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Australia Zoo (in Beerwah). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, explore and take pictures at Suncorp Stadium, take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck, and take in nature's colorful creations at City Botanic Gardens.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Brisbane road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Brisbane takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect Brisbane to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Surfers Paradise, Warner Bros. Movie World, Australia Zoo, Dreamworld, Sea World Theme Park
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
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Dreamworld

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