12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Ahmedabad

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Change things up with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay (about 1h 40 min away). Dedicate the 29th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the galleries of Shrine of Remembrance, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne journey maker website .

Ahmedabad, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Ahmedabad to Melbourne, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, things will get much colder in Melbourne: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, see a show at Sydney Opera House, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney travel route planner .

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in May; daily highs in Sydney reach 24°C and lows reach 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sydney

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

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