16 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

16 days in Sydney, Melbourne & Brisbane Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Melbourne
— 6 nights
3
Brisbane
— 4 nights

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Blue Mountains Tours, Sydney Opera House, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and other attractions. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, admire the striking features of Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck, and stop by Sydney Fish Market.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sydney trip website.

Beijing, China to Sydney is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from China Standard Time (CST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Beijing in July, expect Sydney to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Port Campbell National Park, Eureka Skydeck, The Great Ocean Road, and other attractions. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: The Nobbies Centre (in Summerlands), Mornington Pier (in Mornington) and Cowes (Phillip Island Wildlife Park & Koala Conservation Centre). And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Churchill Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Eastern Beach Reserve, and admire the natural beauty at Geelong Botanical Gardens.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne day trip website.

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in July; daily highs in Melbourne reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll set off for Brisbane on the 30th (Tue).

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Geelong, Cowes, The Nobbies Centre, Port Campbell National Park, Mornington Pier
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

4
nights
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.
You've added Story Bridge, Brisbane Whale Watching, South Bank Parklands, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore Brisbane's surroundings by going to Cape Byron Lighthouse (in Byron Bay) and Surfers Paradise (Surfers Paradise Beach & SkyPoint Observation Deck).

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Brisbane day trip planning site.

Fly from Melbourne to Brisbane in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in July, with highs in Brisbane at °C and lows at °C. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Sat).

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Gold Coast, Cape Byron Lighthouse, Brisbane Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Brisbane Whale Watching ©
Brisbane Whale Watching

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