10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  18​h
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
bus:  15​min
2
North Sydney
— 1 night
train + Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Alice Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

2
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.
Head to Sydney Fish Market and The Strand Arcadefor some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Bondi Beach. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Strand Arcade, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Find out how to plan Sydney trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Los Angeles, USA to Sydney is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Sydney is 18 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in Sydney reach 66°F and lows reach 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to North Sydney.

Things to do in Sydney

#Shopping, #Outdoors, #Parks
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

1
night
North Sydney

North Sydney ©
North Sydney is a suburb and major district on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Balmoral Beach, Mosman and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the North Sydney travel planning site .

North Sydney is just a stone's throw from Sydney. August in North Sydney sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in North Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Taronga Zoo
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

1
night
Alice Springs

Alice Springs
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Finke Gorge National Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Alice Springs trip itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of train and flight from North Sydney to Alice Springs in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from North Sydney in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Alice Springs, with highs around 74°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Alice Springs

#Nature, #Parks
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2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
For shopping fun, head to Melbourne Central or Degraves Street. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Collins Street, hunt for treasures at South Melbourne Market, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bourke Street Mall.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Alice Springs to Melbourne in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Alice Springs in August, plan for slightly colder days in Melbourne, with highs around 57°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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