12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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12 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne tour planning website .

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Melbourne when traveling from New Delhi in December, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, shopping, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sydney trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in December, with lows around 21°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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