16 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

16 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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16 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Adelaide
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Sydney

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get lost in a book at State Library Victoria, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

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Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in July, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 15°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Tscharke's Place (in Marananga), Langmeil Winery (in Tanunda) and Greenock (Greenock Brewers Barossa Valley, Kalleske Wines, & more). Next up on the itinerary: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in nature's colorful creations at The Cedars, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, and hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Adelaide trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Museums

Side Trips

Greenock, McLaren Vale, Seppeltsfield, Hahndorf, Deviation Road Winery
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia

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