22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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22 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
1
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 6 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: London

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes UDU - Understand Down Under: Sydney Night & Day Experiences, Sydney Star Trails, Sensational Sydney Cruises Pty Ltd, and other attractions. Get some cultural insight at The Rocks and Darling Harbour. Head to Haigh's Chocolates Strand Arcade and Lidz Capsfor plenty of shopping. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Shelly Beach (in Manly) and Katoomba (Wentworth Falls & The Giant Stairway). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, stop by Volle Jewellery, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip builder website .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London to Sydney, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Sydney are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Katoomba, Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 17:
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas & Wellness and Art Gallery of Ballarat. Shrine of Remembrance and St. Patrick's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to The Mill Markets (in Daylesford), Ballarat Wildlife Park (in Ballarat) and Chocolate Mill (in Mount Franklin). Spend the 23rd (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Eastern Beach Reserve, look for gifts at Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Paul's Cathedral, and admire the verdant scenery at Healesville Sanctuary.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Melbourne attractions website .

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, Melbourne is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Ballarat, Dandenong Ranges National Park, Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery, Eastern Beach Reserve, Healesville Sanctuary
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 24:
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park

6
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre and Queensland Art Gallery. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Harbour Town Outlet Shopping Centre and Queen Street Mall. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brisbane: Surfers Paradise Golf Club (in Clear Island Waters), Caloundra (Kings Beach & MaisyMoo) and Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve (in Maleny). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Burleigh Head National Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, get a taste of the local shopping with Sanctuary Markets, and explore and take pictures at Suncorp Stadium.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane vacation website .

Getting from Melbourne to Brisbane by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect Brisbane to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Caloundra, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, Scuba & Snorkeling
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 30:
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Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park
Kirra Beach ©
Kirra Beach
Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach

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