22 days in Brisbane Region, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

22 days in Brisbane Region, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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22 days in Brisbane Region, Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  25​h
1
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Stockholm

4
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.
Brisbane is known for parks, wildlife, museums, nightlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens, explore the world behind art at Gallery of Modern Art, and look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Brisbane trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Brisbane is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland), which is usually a 9 hour difference. In March, Brisbane is warmer than Stockholm - with highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba) and The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sydney tour itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Brisbane to Sydney in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. March in Sydney sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Kissing Point Park, The National Pass, Wentworth Falls
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

7
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, about 1h 40 min away. Dedicate the 18th (Mon) 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, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary planning tool .

Fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Melbourne, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

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

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