17 days in Melbourne, Hobart & Sydney Itinerary

17 days in Melbourne, Hobart & Sydney Itinerary

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17 days in Melbourne, Hobart & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Hanoi
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Hanoi

4
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Central and Melbourne Museum. Visit St. Kilda Beach and Sandridge Beach for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Shrine of Remembrance, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, look for all kinds of wild species at Trin Warren Tam-boore, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

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

Hanoi, Vietnam to Melbourne is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Hanoi to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Mona, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bellerive Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach, and then contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hobart itinerary builder website .

Fly from Melbourne to Hobart in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Hobart, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art, Seven Mile Beach, Bellerive Beach
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

8
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Head to Sydney Fish Market and Queen Victoria Building (QVB)for some retail therapy. When in Sydney, make a side trip to see Featherdale Wildlife Park in Blacktown, approximately 46 minutes away. Spend the 4th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

To see photos and other tourist information, go to the Sydney holiday planning tool .

You can fly from Hobart to Sydney in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Hobart in December, with highs in Sydney at 32°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Taronga Zoo, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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