20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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20 days in Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Manila, Luzon
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Brisbane
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: London

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.
When in Brisbane, make a side trip to see Australia Zoo in Beerwah, approximately Beerwah away. There's much more to do: stroll around South Bank Parklands, get in on the family fun at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane, admire the natural beauty at Roma Street Parkland, and get your game on at Zoccer Sports - Bubble Soccer.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Brisbane trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Manila, Philippines to Brisbane is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Manila to Brisbane, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manila in March, things will get a bit cooler in Brisbane: highs are around 32°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trip

Australia Zoo
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary ©
Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

5
nights
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: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne travel website .

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in March, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Melbourne. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

8
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.
When in Sydney, make a side trip to see Wentworth Falls in Wentworth Falls, approximately Wentworth Falls away. There's lots more to do: catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, stroll through Bondi to Coogee Walk, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sydney online trip builder .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Melbourne in April, with lows around 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Bondi to Coogee Walk, Taronga Zoo, Wentworth Falls
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

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