25 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

25 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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25 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Seoul
Fly:  14​h
1
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 9 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Seoul

7
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Nan Tien Temple and St. Mary's Cathedral. Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame and Hyde Park Barracks Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Katoomba (Blue Mountains, Echo Point Lookout, & more), Wollongong Head Lighthouse (in Wollongong) and Hartley Historic Village (in Little Hartley). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Kiama Blowhole, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, and kick back and relax at Shelly Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney online tour planner .

Seoul, South Korea to Sydney is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Korea Standard Time (KST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Seoul in August; daily highs in Sydney reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Wollongong, Hartley Historic Village, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 25:
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Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
Terrigal Beach ©
Terrigal Beach

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Art Gallery of Ballarat and Immigration Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Spas & Wellness and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Ballarat (The Gold Museum & Kryal Castle), Barwon Park (in Winchelsea) and Eastern Beach Reserve (in Geelong). There's much more to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, see the interesting displays at Scienceworks, take in the exciting artwork at Stony Creek Gallery, and get engrossed in the history at Daylesford and District Historical Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne travel route builder app .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in August; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Daylesford, Ballarat, Eastern Beach Reserve, Barwon Park, Scienceworks
Find places to stay Aug 25 — Sep 1:
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Art Gallery of Ballarat ©
Art Gallery of Ballarat
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
The Gold Museum ©
The Gold Museum

9
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kings Beach and Kirra Beach. Visit Maroochydore Beach and Kurrawa Beach for some beach relaxation. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage (in Buderim), Slideways - Go Karting Gold Coast (in Nerang) and SkyPoint Climb (in Surfers Paradise). Spend the 7th (Fri) with some fine spirits on a distillery tour. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, admire the masterpieces at Queensland Art Gallery, take a leisurely stroll along Eagle Street Pier, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Brisbane.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Brisbane trip itinerary planner.

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 September, things will get somewhat warmer in Brisbane: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. You will leave for home on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Brisbane

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Caloundra, Broadbeach, Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage, Fingal Head Lighthouse, Slideways - Go Karting Gold Coast
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 10:
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Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach

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