14 days in Melbourne & Gold Coast Itinerary

14 days in Melbourne & Gold Coast Itinerary

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14 days in Melbourne & Gold Coast Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Gold Coast
— 8 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  19​h
End: Kuwait City

4
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Peninsula Hot Springs, SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium, Alexandra Gardens, and other attractions you added. Take a break from the city and head to St. Kilda Beach and The Nobbies Centre.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Kuwait, the closest major airport is Melbourne International Airport. In December, daytime highs in Melbourne are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Spas

Side Trips

The Nobbies Centre, Peninsula Hot Springs, St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
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Balloon Rides
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Peninsula Hot Springs ©
Peninsula Hot Springs

8
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Catch a Crab, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, Warner Bros. Movie World, and other attractions. Get outdoors at Surfer's Paradise Beach and Moffat Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Burleigh Heads Beach and Coolangatta Beach. Step out of Gold Coast with an excursion to Mount Coot-tha Lookout in Brisbane--about 1h 40 min away. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Burleigh Head National Park.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gold Coast online holiday planner .

You can fly from Melbourne to Gold Coast in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Gold Coast, with lows of 24°C. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Brisbane, Moffat Beach, Catch a Crab
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 11:
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach

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