25 days in Greater Sydney & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

25 days in Greater Sydney & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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25 days in Greater Sydney & Greater Melbourne Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  30​h
1
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Palm Beach
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Langwarrin
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Werribee
— 7 nights
Fly:  29​h
End: London

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Step off the beaten path and head to Museum of Fire and Old Government House. Visiting Featherdale Wildlife Park and Burragorang Lookout will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Parramatta (Parramatta Park, St Patrick's Cathedral, & more), The Australian Botanic Garden (in Mount Annan) and Hillsong Church (in Baulkham Hills). There's much more to do: get your game on at Circus Arts, look for gifts at Duck In, and get a taste of the local shopping with Penrith Regional Gallery.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Penrith trip itinerary maker app .

London, UK to Penrith is an approximately 30-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Penrith. Traveling from London in January, things will get much hotter in Penrith: highs are around 34°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Palm Beach.

Things to do in Penrith

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parramatta, Burragorang Lookout, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Hillsong Church, The Australian Botanic Garden
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Museum of Fire ©
Museum of Fire
Old Government House ©
Old Government House

6
nights
Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Avalon Beach and North Narrabeen Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Vaucluse House and Manly Art Gallery and Museum. Explore Palm Beach's surroundings by going to Manly (Shelly Beach & Manly Freshwater Parish), Vaucluse (Macquarie Lighthouse & Nielsen Park) and Maroubra Beach (in Maroubra). Spend the 17th (Thu) exploring nature at Lane Cove National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Palm Beach online trip planner .

You can drive from Penrith to Palm Beach in 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Palm Beach can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Langwarrin.

Things to do in Palm Beach

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Vaucluse, Manly, Narrabeen, Maroubra Beach, Balmoral Beach, Mosman
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

4
nights
Langwarrin

Langwarrin ©
Take a break from the city and head to Chelsea Beach and Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk. Discover out-of-the-way places like McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park and Melbourne Cable Park. Get out of town with these interesting Langwarrin side-trips: Berwick (Wilson Botanic Park & Old Cheese Factory), Aspendale Beach (in Aspendale) and Dandenong Ranges National Park (in Dandenong).

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Langwarrin travel itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Palm Beach to Langwarrin. Traveling from Palm Beach in January, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Langwarrin. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Werribee.

Things to do in Langwarrin

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Berwick, Aspendale Beach, Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk, Blackburn Lake Sanctuary, Dandenong Ranges National Park
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Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park
McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park ©
Chelsea Beach ©
Chelsea Beach

7
nights
Werribee

Werribee ©
Werribee is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 32 km south-west of Melbourne's Central Business District, located within the City of Wyndham local government area. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Elwood Beach and Altona Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at RAAF Museum and Scienceworks. Venture out of the city with trips to Jewish Holocaust Centre (in Elsternwick), St Mark's Anglican Church (in Camberwell) and St Kilda (Jewish Museum of Australia, Catani Gardens, & more). There's lots more to do: meet the residents at Werribee Open Range Zoo, explore the world behind art at Heide Museum of Modern Art, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St John's Anglican Church, and steep yourself in history at Abbotsford Convent.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Werribee online itinerary builder .

You can drive from Langwarrin to Werribee in 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Werribee can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Werribee

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Museums

Side Trips

St Kilda, Scienceworks, St John's Anglican Church, Brighton Beach, Collingwood Children's Farm
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
RAAF Museum ©
RAAF Museum

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