22 days in Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

22 days in Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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22 days in Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  24​h
1
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Zurich

5
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Hahndorf (The Cedars & Beerenberg Farm), Domain Day Cellar Door (in Williamstown) and Murray Street Vineyards (in Greenock). Dedicate the 28th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, hunt for treasures at Adelaide Central Market, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Adelaide Zoo, and indulge your taste buds at National Wine Centre of Australia.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Adelaide trip itinerary builder site .

Zurich, Switzerland to Adelaide is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Adelaide is 8 hours. Traveling from Zurich in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Adelaide: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Hahndorf, Domain Day Cellar Door, Cleland Wildlife Park, Murray Street Vineyards, Old Gum Tree Reserve
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

8
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 3rd (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, and don't miss a visit to Block Arcade.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner.

You can fly from Adelaide to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Adelaide in October, plan for little chillier nights in Melbourne, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

6
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 nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip maker site .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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