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: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: London

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Cleland Wildlife Park and Seacliff Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Hallett Cove Conservation Park and Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Greenock (Murray Street Vineyards, Ballycroft Vineyard and Cellars, & more), Rusden Wines (in Tanunda) and Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield). Next up on the itinerary: let little ones run wild at Thorndon Park, take an in-depth tour of South Australian Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, and look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Adelaide travel route planner.

London, UK to Adelaide is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Adelaide is 9 hours. In January, Adelaide is warmer than London - with highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Greenock, Tanunda, Hallett Cove Conservation Park, Port Adelaide Uniting Church, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Kalleske Wines ©
Kalleske Wines
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards

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.
Family-friendly places like Melbourne Zoo and Trin Warren Tam-boore will thrill your kids. Get a sense of the local culture at Shrine of Remembrance and National Gallery of Victoria. Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee--about 42 minutes away. Spend the 12th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Warrandyte State Park, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne online travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Kilda Beach, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

8
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Coogee Beach and Manly Beach. Visiting Bondi Beach and Muogamarra Nature Reserve will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). And it doesn't end there: trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cremorne Reserve.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Sydney itinerary maker site .

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in January, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Taronga Zoo, Pulpit Rock Lookout, Featherdale Wildlife Park
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 24:
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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