6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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6 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  25​h
End: London

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.
To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Sydney online trip maker .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 10 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Shelly Beach
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Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach

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 2nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, then admire the masterpieces at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and then don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Degraves Street, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Paul's Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Immigration Museum, and finally wander the streets of Melbourne Central.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne road trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in July: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Neighborhoods Shopping Museums
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Degraves Street ©
Degraves Street
St Paul's Cathedral ©
St Paul's Cathedral
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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