9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Reno
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + train:  6​h
3
Beerwah
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Reno

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, then look for gifts at DUX Collection Sydney, and finally wander the streets of Darling Harbour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): admire the striking features of Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, see a show at Sydney Opera House, then hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and finally take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip planner.

Sacramento, USA to Sydney is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 18 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sacramento in March; daily highs in Sydney reach 79°F and lows reach 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then make a trip to Royal Botanic Gardens. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Shrine of Remembrance, then get lost in a book at State Library of Victoria, then see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station.

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Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Beerwah.

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

3
nights
Beerwah

Beerwah ©
Beerwah is a rural town and a locality in the hinterland of the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. You've now added Australia Zoo to your itinerary. On the 21st (Sat), get to know the resident critters at Australia Zoo and then have some family-friendly fun at Big Kart Track. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glass House Mountains National Park.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Beerwah trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Melbourne to Beerwah takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Beerwah, with lows of 68°F. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beerwah

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Glass House Mountains, Big Kart Track
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Glass House Mountains National Park ©
Australia Zoo ©
Australia Zoo
Mount Ngungun ©
Mount Ngungun

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