8 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Singapore

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.
On the 16th (Sun), meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Kilda Beach, then stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, then stop by Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, and finally stop by Readings Book Shop.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne visit planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Melbourne is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Singapore, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

St. Kilda Beach, Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sydney trip planning website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in December, Sydney is a bit warmer at night with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Sydney Fish Market ©
Sydney Fish Market

1
day
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.
On the 21st (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Dicky Beach.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane online tour itinerary builder .

You can fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks

Side Trip

Dicky Beach
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