12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Bogota
Fly:  26​h
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Bogota

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: take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney online trip itinerary planner .

Bogota, Colombia to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Bogota to Sydney, you'll lose 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bogota in December, expect Sydney to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

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.
Dedicate the 2nd (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, make a trip to Block Arcade, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne route app .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

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

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