5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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5 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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 7th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, then take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, then stroll through Bondi Beach, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck. On your second day here, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and then listen to music at Sydney Opera House.

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Melbourne to Sydney is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In June, Sydney is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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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 9th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens and then kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach.

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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 June, things will get slightly colder in Melbourne: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Wildlife

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St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach

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