21 days in Sydney & Suburbs, Greater Melbourne & Greater Adelaide Itinerary

21 days in Sydney & Suburbs, Greater Melbourne & Greater Adelaide Itinerary

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21 days in Sydney & Suburbs, Greater Melbourne & Greater Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  25​h
1
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
St Kilda
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Adelaide
— 6 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Amsterdam

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.
Get in touch with nature at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and Manly Beach. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and St Thomas Becket Church are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Shelly Beach in Manly (about 36 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at North Head Sanctuary, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

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

Amsterdam, Holland to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. In October, Sydney is somewhat warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Manly
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

5
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rippon Lea Estate and Scienceworks. Explore hidden gems such as Brighton Beach and Victoria State Rose Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Werribee (Werribee River Park & Werribee Open Range Zoo), Bellbird dell (in Vermont) and RAAF Museum (in Point Cook). The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along St Kilda Pier, stroll through St. Kilda Beach, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Holocaust Centre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John's Anglican Church.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our St Kilda travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to St Kilda takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In November, St Kilda is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Werribee, Elsternwick, Damper Creek Reserve, Brighton Beach, Scienceworks
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Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach
Rippon Lea Estate ©
Rippon Lea Estate
St Kilda Pier ©
St Kilda Pier

6
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Carrick Hill and National Motor Museum. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cleland Wildlife Park and Gorge Wildlife Park. Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: McLaren Vale (Fox Creek Wines & Old Oval Estate), Aldinga Beach (in Aldinga Beach) and Hahndorf (The Cedars & Beerenberg Farm). There's still lots to do: get interesting insight from Tours, get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, identify plant and animal life at Waterfall Gully, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Adelaide vacation maker app .

You can fly from St Kilda to Adelaide in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from St Kilda in November: highs in Adelaide hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Glenelg, McLaren Vale, Henley Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Carrick Hill ©
Carrick Hill
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Gorge Wildlife Park ©
Gorge Wildlife Park

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