8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  23​h
1
Perth
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Manchester

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Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Perth trip itinerary maker site .

Manchester, UK to Perth is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Perth is 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in October: highs in Perth hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

#Parks
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden

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night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Melbourne Zoo, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and finally make a trip to Flinders Street Station.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Melbourne day trip planner .

You can fly from Perth to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria), which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Perth, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see a show at Sydney Opera House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sydney visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in October; daily highs in Sydney reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Outdoors
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

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