8 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Adelaide
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get outdoors at St. Kilda Beach and Royal Botanic Gardens. Spend the 19th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, get engrossed in the history at Shrine of Remembrance, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and grab your bike and head to Catani Gardens.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip maker website .

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In April, Melbourne is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

St Kilda
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Balloon Rides

4
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get outdoors at Aldinga Beach and Carrickalinga Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Glenelg Beach and Henley Beach. Dedicate the 24th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Cleland Wildlife Park, go deep underground at Unique Opal Mine Pty Ltd, take a leisurely stroll along Glenelg Pier, and don't miss a visit to Southern Flinders Ranges Experience with Lunch.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Adelaide trip planner .

Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Adelaide are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Glenelg, Aldinga Beach, Carrickalinga Beach, Henley Beach, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Aldinga Beach ©
Aldinga Beach
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Carrickalinga Beach ©
Carrickalinga Beach

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