8 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

8 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

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8 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  26​h
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Zurich

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Brisbane trip itinerary builder app .

Zurich, Switzerland to Brisbane is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Zurich to Brisbane. Traveling from Zurich in October, expect Brisbane to be somewhat warmer, temps between 29°C and 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Sydney.

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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through The Rocks, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, appreciate the history behind Mrs Macquarie's Chair, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip builder app .

Fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

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