29 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

29 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

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29 days in Brisbane & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Edinburgh
Fly:  27​h
1
Brisbane
— 12 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 13 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Edinburgh

12
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Sea World Theme Park (in Main Beach), Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Surfers Paradise (SkyPoint Observation Deck, Infinity Attraction, & more). Pack the 9th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Dreamworld. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at South Bank Parklands, take in nature's colorful creations at Maleny Botanic Gardens & Bird World, explore the activities along The Brisbane River, and stroll through Mooloolaba Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Brisbane attractions planning app .

Edinburgh, UK to Brisbane is an approximately 27-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Edinburgh to Brisbane. In July in Brisbane, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Maleny, Mooloolaba Beach, Atrium Gallery at Buderim Craft Cottage, Australia Zoo
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park

13
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Katoomba (Wentworth Falls, Echo Point Lookout, & more). Spend the 21st (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's still lots to do: listen to music at Sydney Opera House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney online day trip planner .

Getting from Brisbane to Sydney by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Sydney Harbour National Park, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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