11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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11 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Doha

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and St. Kilda Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip planning website .

Doha, Qatar to Melbourne is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Doha to Melbourne. Traveling from Doha in November, expect Melbourne to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, The Great Ocean Road, St. Kilda Beach
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Manly Beach and Clovelly Beach. Relax by the water at Bondi Beach and Store Beach. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Maroubra Beach Rocky Climb, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sydney travel planning site .

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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