11 days in Gold Coast, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

11 days in Gold Coast, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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11 days in Gold Coast, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
When in Gold Coast, make a side trip to see Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane, approximately 1h 30 min away. Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, head outdoors with Pelican Feeding, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, and take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Gold Coast day trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Gold Coast is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In June, Gold Coast is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, see a show at Sydney Opera House, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sydney road trip website .

Traveling by flight from Gold Coast to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. June in Sydney sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly 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.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

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Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in June, with highs in Melbourne at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Zero Latency ©
Zero Latency
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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