9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Museum and Shrine of Remembrance. Head to Melbourne Central and Collins St/Swanston Stfor plenty of shopping. Spend the 12th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, wander the streets of Degraves Street, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne trip itinerary maker app .

Singapore, Singapore to Melbourne is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Melbourne is 2 hours. Traveling from Singapore in August, expect Melbourne to be much colder, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and St Benedict's Church are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, admire the masterpieces at Brett Whiteley Studio, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney day trip planning tool .

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 temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in August; daily highs in Sydney reach 22°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Museums Parks
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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