16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

6
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You've now added Whisky & Alement to your itinerary. Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee--about 42 minutes away. Dedicate the 5th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 3rd (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Melbourne Zoo.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Melbourne. August in Melbourne sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Food Tours
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

9
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.
Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney online tour builder .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in September; daily highs in Sydney reach 25°C and lows reach 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Mosman
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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