7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

George Town, Penang Island
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 15​min
George Town, Penang Island

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bondi Beach and Kiama Blowhole. Get some cultural insight at The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Nan Tien Temple (in Wollongong) and Shelly Beach (in Manly). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, make a trip to Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly.

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George Town, Malaysia to Sydney is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from George Town to Sydney is 3 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from George Town in June; daily highs in Sydney reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

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Kiama Blowhole, Nan Tien Temple, Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

2
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, then learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Paul's Cathedral, and finally hunt for treasures at Degraves Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at St. Patrick's Cathedral and then contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol.

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Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, Melbourne is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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