15 days in Melbourne, Warrnambool & Sydney Itinerary

15 days in Melbourne, Warrnambool & Sydney Itinerary

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15 days in Melbourne, Warrnambool & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Jakarta
bus + Fly:  10​h
1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Warrnambool
— 2 nights
+2
train + shuttle + Fly:  8​h 15​min
3
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
End: Jakarta

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.
Family-friendly places like Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo will thrill your kids. Dedicate the 25th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Melbourne day trip planning tool .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Melbourne is an approximately 10-hour combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Jakarta to Melbourne. Traveling from Jakarta in December, expect nights in Melbourne to be much colder, around 14°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

2
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. On the 29th (Sat), contemplate the geological forces at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, then kick back and relax at Logan's Beach, then choose your vessel at Lake Pertobe Motor Boats, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground. On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, then don't miss a visit to The Grotto, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands.

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You can fly from Melbourne to Warrnambool in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Grotto, Griffiths Island
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Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground
Logan's Beach ©
Logan's Beach
Bay of Islands ©
Bay of Islands

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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Sea Life Sydney Aquarium make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Manly Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, make a trip to Sydney Opera House, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip builder site .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Warrnambool to Sydney in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in December, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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