8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and finally don't miss a visit to Block Arcade.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner .

London, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Melbourne. When traveling from London in March, plan for much warmer days in Melbourne, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

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: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sydney vacation planning tool .

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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