22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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22 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires
Fly:  22​h
1
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 12 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Buenos Aires

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 10th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and get interesting insight from Melbourne Boat Hire.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne attractions planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Melbourne is an approximately 22-hour flight. Traveling from Buenos Aires to Melbourne, you'll lose 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Buenos Aires in January, Melbourne is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Outdoors

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

12
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.
Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Narrabeen to see Narrabeen Lagoon State Park about 36 minutes away. Spend the 22nd (Wed) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in January, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Mosman, Narrabeen Lagoon State Park
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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