9 days in Sydney, Surfers Paradise & St Kilda Itinerary

9 days in Sydney, Surfers Paradise & St Kilda Itinerary

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9 days in Sydney, Surfers Paradise & St Kilda Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h 30​min
2
Surfers Paradise
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
St Kilda
— 3 nights
+2
tram + Fly + train:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

2
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Rocks, St. Mary's Cathedral, Taronga Zoo, and other attractions. Visiting Bondi Beach and The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney tour planning site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Surfers Paradise.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Ocean Extreme ©
Ocean Extreme

3
nights
Surfers Paradise

Surfers Paradise ©
The main appeal of Surfer’s Paradise can be identified from its name alone.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jet Ski Safaris as well as Springbrook National Park. We've included these beaches for you: Burleigh Head National Park and Kurrawa Beach. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Burleigh Heads Beach and buy something for everyone on your list at Pacific Fair Shopping Centre.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Surfers Paradise holiday builder app .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Sydney to Surfers Paradise in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Surfers Paradise are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Surfers Paradise

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Gold Coast
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Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Jet Ski Safaris ©
Jet Ski Safaris
Burleigh Head National Park ©
Burleigh Head National Park

3
nights
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Take a break from the city and head to Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park and Ballarat Wildlife Park. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Mount Martha Beach and Eastern Beach Reserve. Explore St Kilda's surroundings by going to Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee), McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park (in Langwarrin) and Convent Gallery (in Daylesford). The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our St Kilda trip maker app .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Surfers Paradise to St Kilda in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. In March, St Kilda is little chillier than Surfers Paradise - with highs of 76°F and lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St Kilda

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trips

Ballarat Wildlife Park, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mount Martha Beach, McClelland Gallery & Sculpture Park
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve

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