9 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

9 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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9 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sydney Fish Market and Camp Cove. You'll get in some beach time at Manly Beach and Balmoral Beach, Mosman. Change things up with a short trip to Shelly Beach in Manly (about 36 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney online visit planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Sydney is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Sydney, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in April, expect Sydney to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Head to Art Gallery of Ballarat and Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creameryfor some retail therapy. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ballarat Wildlife Park and Melbourne Central. Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to St Anne's Winery (in Bacchus Marsh), The Mill Markets (in Daylesford) and Portal 108 (in Hepburn Springs). There's lots more to do: shop like a local with Degraves Street, browse the eclectic array of goods at South Melbourne Market, stop by Overwrought Garden Art, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St Paul's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in May: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Ballarat, The Mill Markets, Overwrought Garden Art, Portal 108, St Anne's Winery
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Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park
The Mill Markets ©
The Mill Markets

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