9 days in Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Gold Coast
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

3
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
When in Gold Coast, make a side trip to see Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane, approximately 1h 30 min away. Spend the 11th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World, enjoy the sand and surf at Surfers Paradise Beach, take in panoramic vistas at SkyPoint Observation Deck, and head outdoors with Pelican Feeding.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Gold Coast trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Singapore, Singapore to Gold Coast is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Gold Coast due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Singapore, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Gold Coast, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

5
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: make a trip to Sydney Opera House, wander the streets of The Rocks, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Sydney trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Gold Coast to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Gold Coast in August: highs in Sydney hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 17th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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