10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Santiago
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Whitsunday Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Santiago

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: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Sydney driving holiday website .

Santiago, Chile to Sydney is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 14 hours traveling from Santiago to Sydney. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Whitsunday Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

2
nights
Whitsunday Island

Whitsunday Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Hill Inlet and then enjoy the sand and surf at Whitehaven Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Whitsunday Island trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Whitsunday Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in September: highs in Whitsunday Island hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Whitsunday Island

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hill Inlet ©
Hill Inlet
Whitehaven Beach ©
Whitehaven 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.
Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay--about 1h 40 min away. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, don't miss a visit to Block Arcade, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Whitsunday Island to Melbourne takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. In September, Melbourne is slightly colder than Whitsunday Island - with highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 23:
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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