14 days in Sydney, South Australia & Melbourne Itinerary

14 days in Sydney, South Australia & Melbourne Itinerary

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14 days in Sydney, South Australia & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  14​h
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Dubai

2
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.
On the 12th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary app .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Dubai to Sydney, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Sydney is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nightlife
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

6
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Spend the 13th (Tue) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Raptor Domain, get outside with Remarkable Rocks, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Kangaroo Island Wildlife Park, and explore the historical opulence of George's 40,000 Castle Lights.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kangaroo Island holiday planning app .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Kangaroo Island takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch

3
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Step out of Adelaide to go to Hahndorf and see The Cedars, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Dedicate the 19th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, wander the streets of Rundle Mall, get engrossed in the history at South Australian Museum, and contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Adelaide online holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Kangaroo Island to Adelaide takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In August in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cleland Wildlife Park, The Cedars
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

2
nights
Melbourne

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 Queen Victoria Market, Food Tours and Melbourne Museum. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): savor the flavors at Queen Victoria Market, admire the natural beauty at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Melbourne sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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