15 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane Itinerary

15 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane Itinerary

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Melbourne
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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Brisbane
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Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Melbourne journey planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Melbourne. In January, daytime highs in Melbourne are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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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: take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, see a show at Sydney Opera House, stop by Darling Harbour, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Brisbane.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mooloolaba (SunJet Simulations & Mooloolaba Beach) and Laserzone Sunshine Coast (in Warana). Next up on the itinerary: walk around South Bank Parklands, admire the masterpieces at Queensland Art Gallery, identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, and admire the natural beauty at City Botanic Gardens.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brisbane online tour itinerary builder.

You can fly from Sydney to Brisbane in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Mooloolaba, Laserzone Sunshine Coast
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout ©
Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout

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