12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

12 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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1
Sydney
— 5 nights
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stop by Darling Harbour, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney visit app.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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.
Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Torquay to see The Great Ocean Road about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

For maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Melbourne. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Wine Tours & Tastings

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