5 days in Australia Itinerary

5 days in Australia Itinerary

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5 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
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Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
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Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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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 15th (Mon), examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, and then stroll through St. Kilda Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip builder website .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airport is Melbourne International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): explore the activities along Mutitjulu Waterhole, hike along Kuniya Walk, then don't miss a visit to Uluru, then view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, and finally get your bearings at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park route planning app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Melbourne in October: highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk
Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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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.
On the 18th (Thu), examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, then stop by Sydney Fish Market, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and finally take a stroll through The Rocks.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip site .

Traveling by flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Sydney takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in October, you will find days in Sydney are little chillier (28°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Outdoors Parks
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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