9 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

9 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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9 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Brisbane
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Sydney

3
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Sydney Fish Market and Aesop. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Sydney online itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Sydney. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Sydney Fish Market ©
Sydney Fish Market

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.
Shop till you drop at Melbourne Central and Readings Book Shop. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, stop by Ambiance Gifts, and shop like a local with The White Room Interiors.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne road trip site .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in April: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Shopping, #Parks, #Tours
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Lightning Ridge Opal Mines ©
Lightning Ridge Opal Mines
The White Room Interiors ©
The White Room Interiors

1
night
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
On the 7th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and then stroll through Moffat Beach.

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Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Brisbane takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in April, with highs in Brisbane at 30°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Beaches

Side Trip

Moffat Beach
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary

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