19 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

19 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

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19 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

Riyadh
Fly:  17​h
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Gold Coast
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Riyadh

5
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shrine of Remembrance and Scots Church. Take a break from the city and head to Melbourne Zoo and St. Kilda Beach. Spend the 17th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Warrandyte State Park, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Melbourne is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabia Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 7 hours. In July, Melbourne is colder than Riyadh - with highs of 15°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Gold Coast.

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#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

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St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

6
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Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
You'll get in some beach time at Burleigh Head National Park and Surfer's Paradise Beach. Get in touch with nature at David Fleay Wildlife Park and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. Step out of Gold Coast with an excursion to Glow Worm Caves in North Tamborine--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Burleigh Heads Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coolangatta Beach, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea World Theme Park.

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You can fly from Melbourne to Gold Coast in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, Gold Coast is somewhat warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Outdoors

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Glow Worm Caves
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Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Surfer's Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Relax by the water at Manly Beach and Clovelly. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve, let little ones run wild at Cremorne Reserve, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

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Getting from Gold Coast to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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