10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
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Sydney
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Canberra
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Mornington
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Albury
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Sydney
— 3 nights
End: Sydney

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden (in Mount Tomah), Bilpin (Hillbilly Cider & Bilpin Cider Company) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney visit planner.

If you are flying in from Laos, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. April in Sydney sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Nightlife
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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 (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Tortured Gum Brewery, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Canberra trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Canberra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Canberra, with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Mornington.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Tortured Gum Brewery
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Tortured Gum Brewery ©
Tortured Gum Brewery
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

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Mornington

Mornington is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, located 57km south of Melbourne's central business district. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in nature's colorful creations at The Enchanted Adventure Garden, and then make a trip to Main Street Mornington. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Canberra to Mornington. Traveling from Canberra in April, Mornington is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Mornington

Tours Spas Parks

Side Trips

The Enchanted Adventure Garden, Spas
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Spas
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden

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Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the striking features of Ross House, take a memorable tour with Tours, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip planner .

Getting from Mornington to Melbourne by car takes about an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Wed) before leaving for Albury.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Balloon Rides
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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Albury

Albury ©
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Albury Botanic Garden.

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Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Albury takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Albury, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Thu) before leaving for Sydney.

Things to do in Albury

Parks
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Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden
Monument Hill ©
Monument Hill

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Sydney

Sydney ©
Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

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Getting from Albury to Sydney by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Albury in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

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

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