5 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

5 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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5 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  26​h
1
Melbourne
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  25​h
End: Manchester


1
day
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 14th (Fri), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary website .

Manchester, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Manchester to Melbourne. When traveling from Manchester in December, plan for much warmer days in Melbourne, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

1
night
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 15th (Sat): wander the streets of The Rocks, stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sydney day trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 21°C in Sydney. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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