12 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

12 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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12 days in Brisbane, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Roma Street Parkland and then have some family-friendly fun at South Bank Parklands. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout, then identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nepalese Pagoda.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane road trip site .

New Delhi, India to Brisbane is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Brisbane is 4 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in August, things will get much colder in Brisbane: highs are around 25°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner .

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in August, you will find days in Sydney are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

5
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 13th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Royal Botanic Gardens, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency.

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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. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in August: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 16°C and lows are around 6°C. On the 16th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Parks
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Food Tours
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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