5 days in Australia Itinerary

5 days in Australia Itinerary

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5 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  45​min
1
Eltham
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Mildura
— 1 day
Fly:  2​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

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day
Eltham

Eltham
For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Eltham route maker tool .

Melbourne to Eltham is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Traveling from Melbourne in March, plan for little chillier nights in Eltham, with lows around 12°C. You will leave for Melbourne on the 9th (Sat).

Things to do in Eltham

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
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night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
On the 10th (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Melbourne Zoo, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne visit planning website .

You can drive from Eltham to Melbourne in an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, then take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mildura.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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day
Mildura

Mildura
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mildura tour planner.

Fly from Sydney to Mildura in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in March, expect nights in Mildura to be a bit cooler, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. You will leave for home on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Mildura

Parks Tours Outdoors
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