8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sioux City
Fly:  30​h
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  32​h
End: Sioux City

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Manly Beach and Coogee Beach. You'll explore and learn at Art Gallery of New South Wales and Hyde Park Barracks Museum. Next up on the itinerary: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly, and kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary builder tool .

Sioux City, USA to Sydney is an approximately 30-hour flight. Traveling from Sioux City to Sydney, you'll lose 16 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sioux City in October; daily highs in Sydney reach 76°F and lows reach 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria and then see the interesting displays at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building, then make a trip to Shrine of Remembrance, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne vacation planning website .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in November, expect Melbourne to be a bit cooler, temps between 72°F and 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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