60 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

60 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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60 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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

29
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Leura (Everglades Historic House and Gardens & The Nook), Blue Mountains National Park (Grand Canyon track & Pulpit Rock Lookout) and Katoomba (Wentworth Falls, The Three Sisters, & more). Spend the 20th (Sat) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. Dedicate the 13th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, and stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Sydney trip maker website .

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 changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 10 hour difference. Traveling from London in July, things will get a bit cooler in Sydney: highs are around 21°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park, Mosman, Leura, Shelly Beach
Find places to stay Jul 15 — Aug 13:
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

28
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay), Sovereign Hill (in Ballarat) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 19th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Spend the 3rd (Tue) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, browse the collection at State Library of Victoria, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, Melbourne is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, St. Kilda Beach, The Great Ocean Road, Sovereign Hill
Find places to stay Aug 13 — Sep 10:
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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