22 days in Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

22 days in Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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22 days in Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Melbourne
— 10 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Brisbane
— 11 nights
End: Brisbane

10
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). Dedicate the 12th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne travel route builder site .

Brisbane to Melbourne is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, 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

11
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford), Surfers Paradise (SkyPoint Observation Deck, Infinity Attraction, & more) and Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach). Pack the 26th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. And it doesn't end there: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, admire the natural beauty at Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt. Coot-tha, contemplate the waterfront views at The Brisbane River, and meet the residents at Australia Zoo.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Brisbane trip maker app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Brisbane. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Australia Zoo, Kondalilla Falls, Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage, Mooloolaba 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

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