18 days in Perth & Sydney Itinerary

18 days in Perth & Sydney Itinerary

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18 days in Perth & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 14 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Perth

14
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Escape the urban bustle at Rockingham Beach and Matilda Bay Reserve. Your inner history buff will appreciate Fremantle Prison and St. George's Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Caversham Wildlife Park (in Whiteman), Mandurah (Dolphin Quay, Mandurah War Memorial, & more) and Lane Pool Reserve (in Dwellingup). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at New Norcia Museum & Art Gallery, enjoy the sand and surf at City Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mullaloo Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Point Peron.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Perth vacation planner .

If you are flying in from Chile, the closest major airport is Perth International Airport. In December, daytime highs in Perth are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Mandurah, Fremantle, York, Trigg, Lancelin
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Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach
Caversham Wildlife Park ©
Caversham Wildlife Park
Lane Pool Reserve ©
Lane Pool Reserve

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On your second day here, ride a horse along Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures and then look for all kinds of wild species at Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sydney sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Sydney takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Perth to Sydney, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in January, you will find days in Sydney are little chillier (32°C), and nights are about the same (23°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

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trips

Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour
Art Gallery of New South Wales ©
Art Gallery of New South Wales

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