22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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22 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 11 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 8 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

11
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.
Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Clovelly. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown) and Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park). Spend the 29th (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. Spend the 2nd (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, listen to music at Sydney Opera House, identify plant and animal life at Tambourine Bay Reserve and Warraroon Reserve Walk, and wander the streets of The Rocks.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner .

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne to Sydney. Traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Sydney, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Featherdale Wildlife Park, Pulpit Rock Lookout
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Pulpit Rock Lookout ©
Pulpit Rock Lookout
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

8
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Warrandyte State Park, identify plant and animal life at Westgate Park, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in August, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo, St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 12:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach

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