Route & dates
57 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary
Sydney— 16 nights
Fly: 3h 30min
Melbourne— 20 nights
Fly: 3h 30min
Adelaide— 17 nights
Fly + bus + train: 29h
The Harbour City
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.Anderson's Tours - Blue Mountains Day Tour has been added to your itinerary. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and The National Pass are in your itinerary. Get in touch with nature at Manly Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown), Bouddi National Park (in Killcare) and Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park). Spend the 14th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 24th (Sat) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a peaceful walk through Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, and stroll through Bondi Beach.
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Berlin, Germany to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Sydney is 9 hours. In October, daytime highs in Sydney are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.
Things to do in Sydney
Blue Mountains National Park, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Logan Brae Orchard, Wentworth Falls, Kanangra-Boyd National Park
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Australia's Garden City
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.Head to Melbourne Central and Degraves Streetfor some retail therapy. Escape the urban bustle at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Melbourne Zoo. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Churchill Island Marine National Park (in Newhaven), The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Sovereign Hill (in Ballarat). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Koala Conservation Centre, identify plant and animal life at St Kilda beach, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, and take a stroll through Collins St/Swanston St.
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You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in October: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 24°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Adelaide.
Things to do in Melbourne
Cowes, Phillip Island, Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve, Damper Creek Reserve, Gresswell Nature Reserve
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Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.Do some cultural sightseeing at Vine Art Studio, Gallery & Therapeutic Massage and Langmeil Winery. Get some historical perspective at The Cedars and St Joseph's Catholic Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: Deep Creek Conservation Park (in Delamere), McLaren Vale (Fox Creek Wines, Primo Estate, & more) and Tanunda (Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park & Chateau Dorrien). Dedicate the 22nd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 23rd (Mon) exploring nature at Monarto Conservation Park. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, learn about winemaking at Murray Street Vineyards, and stop by Paulett Wines.
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Getting from Melbourne to Adelaide by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Adelaide are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.
Things to do in Adelaide
McLaren Vale, Greenock, Tanunda, Port Adelaide, Port Noarlunga
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