8 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Kuching
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Kuching

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Sydney Fish Market, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

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Kuching, Malaysia to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuching to Sydney is 2 hours. Traveling from Kuching in May, expect Sydney to be colder, temps between 24°C and 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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.
Do your shopping at Melbourne Central and Collins St/Swanston St. Do some cultural sightseeing at Shrine of Remembrance and National Gallery of Victoria. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, wander the streets of Degraves Street, and look for gifts at Lightning Ridge Opal Mines.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Museums, #Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 10 — 13:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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