20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

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20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Perth Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  26​h
1
Brisbane
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
3
Perth
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Manchester

5
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Surfers Paradise (SkyPoint Observation Deck, Infinity Attraction, & more), Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). The adventure continues: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, have some family-friendly fun at Zoccer Sports - Bubble Soccer, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, and contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Brisbane online vacation planner .

Manchester, UK to Brisbane is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Brisbane is 10 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Manchester in February: high temperatures in Brisbane hover around 33°C and lows are around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Moffat Beach
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

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.
Change things up with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay (about 1h 40 min away). Dedicate the 20th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, choose your vessel at Melbourne Boat Hire, and admire the landmark architecture of Shrine of Remembrance.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne attractions planner.

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Perth.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

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

4
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.
When in Perth, make a side trip to see Fremantle Prison in Fremantle, approximately 32 minutes away. Dedicate the 25th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, identify plant and animal life at Matilda Bay Reserve, get your game on at Elizabeth Quay Carousel, and take an in-depth tour of The Nostalgia Box Museum.

Plan my day in Perth using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Perth takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Melbourne to Perth due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in February: high temperatures in Perth hover around 38°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Matilda Bay Reserve, Fremantle Prison, Cottesloe Beach
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Fremantle Prison ©
Fremantle Prison
Swan River ©
Swan River

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