23 days in Sydney, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

23 days in Sydney, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

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23 days in Sydney, Adelaide & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Adelaide
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of The Rocks, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden.

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New Delhi, India to Sydney is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in December; daily highs in Sydney reach 32°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Nielsen Park, Taronga Zoo
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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Greenock (Kalleske Wines, Murray Street Vineyards, & more), Marananga (Tscharke's Place & Torbreck Wines) and Seppeltsfield (in Seppeltsfield). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, look for all kinds of wild species at Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park, and take an in-depth tour of South Australian Museum.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Adelaide trip maker .

You can fly from Sydney to Adelaide in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect little chillier with lows of 19°C in Adelaide. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tanunda, Greenock, Nuriootpa, Williamstown, Marananga
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Murray Street Vineyards ©
Murray Street Vineyards
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
The Cedars ©
The Cedars

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.
Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, about 1h 40 min away. On the 18th (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Dedicate the 20th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Melbourne Zoo.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Adelaide to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

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

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