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: New Delhi
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get in on the family fun at Sea World Theme Park and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, then kick back and relax at Surfer's Paradise Beach, and then find something for the whole family at Sling Shot & Vomatron Amusement Rides Gold Coast.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Gold Coast journey app .

New Delhi, India to Gold Coast is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) is 4 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New Delhi in December, with highs in Gold Coast at 32°C and lows at 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, then hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and finally see a show at Sydney Opera House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): wander the streets of The Rocks, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip planner .

You can fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In January in Sydney, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
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, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and explore the galleries of Shrine of Remembrance.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Melbourne attractions planner .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Tours
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

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