22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Nuremberg
Fly:  30​h
1
Melbourne
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 9 nights
Fly + train:  26​h
End: Nuremberg

9
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Visit Shrine of Remembrance and Old Melbourne Gaol for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery of Victoria and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. Step out of Melbourne to go to Ballarat and see Sovereign Hill, which is approximately 2 hours away. Dedicate the 9th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 7th (Fri) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and wander the streets of Melbourne Central.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne online trip builder .

Nuremberg, Germany to Melbourne is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) is 9 hours. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Nuremberg in December, with highs in Melbourne at 30°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

St. Kilda Beach, Sovereign Hill
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

9
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.
The Rocks and Art Gallery of New South Wales are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Freshwater Beach. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Sydney day trip planning site .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Congwong Beach, Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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