17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

17 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hanoi
Fly:  13 h
1
Sydney
— 10 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Hanoi

10
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.
Let the collections at Australian National Maritime Museum and ATTY Gallery capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Katoomba (The Three Sisters, Lost Bear Gallery, &more) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Brett Whiteley Studio, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, see a show at Sydney Opera House, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney road trip planning tool.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hanoi to Sydney is 3 hours. In April in Sydney, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Katoomba, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get some historical perspective at Sovereign Hill and Parliament House of Victoria. Melbourne Central and Melbourne Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Melbourne to go to Ballarat and see Art Gallery of Ballarat, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, see the interesting displays at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and get into the urban bustle at Federation Square.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sydney in April, with highs in Melbourne at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ballarat, St. Kilda Beach
Highlights from your plan
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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