59 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

59 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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59 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 57 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Brisbane

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.
On the 2nd (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Rippon Lea, then enjoy the sand and surf at Elwood Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at St Kilda beach, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Melbourne Town Hall.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Melbourne journey site .

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Melbourne, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Beaches

Side Trips

Rippon Lea, Elwood Beach
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Elwood Beach ©
Elwood Beach
Rippon Lea ©
Rippon Lea
St Kilda beach ©
St Kilda beach

57
nights
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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Beach and Balmoral Beach, Mosman. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nan Tien Temple and The National Pass. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: North Narrabeen Beach (in Narrabeen), Morisset Park (in Morisset) and Bilgola Beach (in Bilgola). Spend the 6th (Sun) exploring nature at Seven Mile Beach National Park. On the 31st (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Perry's Lookdown. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Kiama Blowhole, see the interesting displays at Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coogee Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Sydney road trip planner.

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 January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Wollongong, Manly, Kiama, Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park
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Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
Kiama Blowhole ©
Kiama Blowhole
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls

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