7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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7 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Leipzig
+2
train + bus + Fly:  28​h
1
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly + foot:  32​h
End: Leipzig

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): wander the streets of Darling Harbour, then make a trip to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and then wander the streets of The Rocks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, don't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, then trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and finally kick back and relax at Bondi Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sydney journey maker site .

Leipzig, Germany to Sydney is an approximately 28-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 9 hours. Traveling from Leipzig in December, expect Sydney to be much warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Neighborhoods, #Parks, #Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 25:
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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
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.
On the 26th (Wed), examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, then meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, and then admire the natural beauty at Fitzroy Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria, and finally don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Melbourne day 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. Traveling from Sydney in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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