8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Johor Bahru
Fly:  11​h 45​min
Perth
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + subway + foot + bus:  11​h 15​min
End: Johor Bahru

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Caversham Wildlife Park and Cottesloe Beach. Explore Perth's surroundings by going to Fremantle (Fremantle Prison & Fremantle Markets). Pack the 4th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Adventure World Perth Australia. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden and appreciate the history behind The Bell Tower.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Perth sightseeing planner.

Johor Bahru, Malaysia to Perth is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Johor Bahru in February, Perth is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

#Theme Parks, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fremantle, Caversham Wildlife Park, Adventure World Perth Australia, Cottesloe Beach
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Bring the kids along to Melbourne Zoo and Eureka Skydeck 88. When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Perth to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Perth to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Perth in February: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 32°C and lows are around 16°C. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

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