8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens and Melbourne Zoo. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip itinerary builder .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne is 2 hours. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November, you will find days in Melbourne are little chillier (26°C), and nights are colder (11°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Bondi Beach and Sea Life Sydney Aquarium. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, take a stroll through The Rocks, hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in November, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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