16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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16 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shrine of Remembrance and Old Safety Deposit Building. Do some cultural sightseeing at Melbourne Central and Degraves Street. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Melbourne: Koala Conservation Centre (in Cowes) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). Spend the 11th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building, kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne tour itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Melbourne is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Melbourne, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in April, things will get much colder in Melbourne: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Koala Conservation Centre, The Great Ocean Road, St. Kilda Beach
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

7
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Brett Whiteley Studio and Billich Gallery. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Museum of Sydney are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura), Coachwood Glen Nature Trail (in Megalong Valley) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). Spend the 16th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, see a show at Sydney Opera House, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in April since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Wentworth Falls, Pulpit Rock Lookout, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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