5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Sydney
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  24​h
End: Stockholm

1
day
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 27th (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, then trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then see a show at Sydney Opera House, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip builder site .

Stockholm, Sweden to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Stockholm in January, things will get warmer in Sydney: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

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

1
night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Melbourne, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

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

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