22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

London
Fly:  24​h
Sydney
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  25​h
London

9
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Venture out of the city with trips to Coachwood Glen Nature Trail (in Megalong Valley), Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura) and Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park). Spend the 24th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary planning site .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 10 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in October; daily highs in Sydney reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Pulpit Rock Lookout, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

10
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get a sense of the local culture at National Gallery of Victoria and Melbourne Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Hanging Rock Reserve (in Woodend) and Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale). Spend the 31st (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: admire the majestic nature at Warrandyte State Park, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne online trip planner .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in October, things will get a bit cooler in Melbourne: highs are around 24°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Blackburn Lake Sanctuary, St. Kilda Beach, Hanging Rock Reserve, Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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