14 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

14 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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14 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

4
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 4th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and stroll through Melbourne Zoo.

To see photos and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip builder .

Bengaluru, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) is 4 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in May, with highs in Melbourne at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Katoomba (Blue Mountains, The Three Sisters, & more) and Lincoln's Rock (in Blue Mountains National Park). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Bradleys Head Trail. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, and see a show at Sydney Opera House.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sydney trip 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 somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in May; daily highs in Sydney reach 24°C and lows reach 14°C. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Lincoln's Rock
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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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