23 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

23 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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23 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Jeddah
Fly:  22​h
1
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 13 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Jeddah

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Opal Minded and The Rocks Markets. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner .

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Sydney is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Jeddah to Sydney. In August, Sydney is colder than Jeddah - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

13
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
We've included these beaches for you: Half Moon Bay and Port Melbourne Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at South Melbourne Market and Collins St/Swanston St. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, identify plant and animal life at St Kilda beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, and examine the collection at Australian Centre for the Moving Image.

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You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August, Melbourne is slightly colder than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Museums
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South Melbourne Market ©
South Melbourne Market
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Degraves Street ©
Degraves Street

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