14 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Gold Coast Itinerary

14 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Gold Coast Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
3
Gold Coast
— 4 nights

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.
Kids will enjoy Royal Botanic Gardens and The Great Ocean Road. Go for a jaunt from Melbourne to Werribee to see Werribee Open Range Zoo about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne driving holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne is 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Melbourne, with lows around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Wed) before leaving for Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Scenic Drive

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Sydney Opera House make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, take a stroll through The Rocks, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Sydney travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in December since evenings lows in Sydney dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

4
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sea World Theme Park and Surfers Paradise Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, play a few rounds at Surfers Paradise Golf Club, enjoy breathtaking views from SkyPoint Observation Deck, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Gold Coast online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Sydney to Gold Coast by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Gold Coast are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Dreamworld ©
Dreamworld

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