25 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

25 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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25 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 21 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

21
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sydney Fish Market and Brett Whiteley Studio. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Megalong Valley (Coachwood Glen Nature Trail & Old Ford Reserve), Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park (in Calga) and Katoomba (Gallery One88, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, & more). Spend the 11th (Mon) exploring nature at Bouddi National Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through The Rocks, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, don't miss a visit to Queen Victoria Building (QVB), and look for all kinds of wild species at Muogamarra Nature Reserve.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online holiday builder .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. February in Sydney sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park, Megalong Valley, North Head Sanctuary, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You've now added Emporium Melbourne to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): buy something for everyone on your list at Emporium Melbourne, then learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, and finally identify plant and animal life at St Kilda beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): look for gifts at Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, look for all kinds of wild species at Trin Warren Tam-boore, and then wander the streets of Melbourne Central.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne vacation planner .

Getting from Sydney to Melbourne by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in February, plan for little chillier nights in Melbourne, with lows around 16°C. On the 25th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach

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