10 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

10 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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10 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Perth

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Step out of the city life by going to Bondi Beach and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours. Step out of Sydney to go to Katoomba and see Wentworth Falls, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In January, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Katoomba
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

3
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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, stroll through St. Kilda Beach, then make a trip to Shrine of Remembrance, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Royal Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and then wander the streets of Degraves Street.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 17°C in Melbourne. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
On the 21st (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Adelaide. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Adelaide Oval, explore the world behind art at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery, take an in-depth tour of State Library of South Australia, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, then get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and finally make a trip to Rundle Mall.

To see traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Adelaide online journey maker .

Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

The Cedars, Cleland Wildlife Park, ISKCON Adelaide
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

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