9 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Canberra & Sydney Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  11​h 15​min
Canberra
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Singapore

2
days
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, and then identify plant and animal life at Floriade. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Australian Vietnam Forces National Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, then take a peaceful walk through Gondwana Rainforest, and finally ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Canberra driving holiday site .

Singapore, Singapore to Canberra is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Canberra is 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: highs in Canberra hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

#Museums, #Parks, #Wildlife

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Gondwana Rainforest
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Floriade ©
Floriade

5
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.
Shop till you drop at Sydney Fish Market and Haigh's Chocolates Strand Arcade. Visit Manly Beach and Clovelly for some beach relaxation. Spend the 15th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: stroll through Bondi Beach, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, wander the streets of The Rocks, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney road trip tool .

You can drive from Canberra to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Canberra in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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