17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, and see a show at Sydney Opera House.

To see reviews and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip builder site .

New Delhi, India to Sydney is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 4 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in July: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 21°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Museums
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

10
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Torquay to see The Great Ocean Road about 1h 40 min away. Dedicate the 27th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Melbourne trip maker site .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sydney in July, with highs in Melbourne at 15°C and lows at 6°C. On the 31st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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