10 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

10 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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10 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Hong Kong
Fly:  8​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Hong Kong

4
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. The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sydney tour planner .

Hong Kong, China to Sydney is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hong Kong to Sydney is 2 hours. In June, Sydney is much colder than Hong Kong - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Wildlife Parks Neighborhoods
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Melbourne Central and Haigh's Chocolates Collins Street. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Shrine of Remembrance and National Gallery of Victoria. Change things up with a short trip to Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park in Pearcedale (about 1h 10 min away). Spend the 6th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Warrandyte State Park, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Melbourne trip builder site .

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 June, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park, St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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