6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
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.
Relax by the water at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. For shopping fun, head to Sydney Fish Market or Volle Jewellery. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through The Rocks, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, and stop by Opal Minded.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Sydney trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Sydney is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Sydney due to the time zone difference. In August, Sydney is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour

2
nights
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 21st (Tue): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, stop by Lightning Ridge Opal Mines, then take a stroll through Degraves Street, and finally wander the streets of Melbourne Central. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne holiday builder site .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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