17 days in Australia Itinerary

17 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 4 nights
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Sydney
— 5 nights
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Gold Coast
— 3 nights
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Brisbane
— 2 nights

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Sovereign Hill and Old Melbourne Gaol will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum capture your imagination. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, take a stroll around Federation Square, and view the masterpieces at Craft Victoria.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip itinerary site.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Melbourne is an approximately 15-hour flight. Traveling from Hanoi to Melbourne, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 16°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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Sydney

Sydney ©

The Harbour City

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Bondi Beach and Clovelly Beach. Get some cultural insight at Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip app.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in March, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for Gold Coast.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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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.
Head to Pacific Fair Shopping Centre and Harbour Town Premium Outletsfor plenty of shopping. You'll get in some beach time at Burleigh Heads Beach and Surfers Paradise Beach. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast travel planner.

Fly from Sydney to Gold Coast in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Gold Coast can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Brisbane.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach
Burleigh Heads Beach ©
Burleigh Heads Beach
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre ©
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

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Brisbane

Brisbane ©

Australia's New World City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Gallery of Modern Art and then browse the collection at State Library Of Queensland. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around South Bank Parklands and then explore the activities along The Brisbane River.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Brisbane trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Gold Coast to Brisbane takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in March, and nighttime lows around 23°C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Nature
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Gallery of Modern Art ©
Gallery of Modern Art
State Library Of Queensland ©
State Library Of Queensland

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