20 days in Melbourne, Adelaide & Sydney Itinerary

20 days in Melbourne, Adelaide & Sydney Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  24 h
1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Adelaide
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Sydney
— 7 nights
Fly + Train:  25 h
End: London

5
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Venture out of the city with trips to The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Anglesea Surf Centre (in Anglesea). There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Melbourne trip itinerary planning app.

London, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 24- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Melbourne is 10 hours. When traveling from London in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Melbourne: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Anglesea Surf Centre
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

5
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Adelaide side-trips: Primo Estate (in McLaren Vale), The Cedars (in Hahndorf) and Softfoot (in Victor Harbor). There's still lots to do: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, make a trip to Southern Flinders Ranges Experience with Lunch, do a tasting at National Wine Centre of Australia, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide is minus 0.5 hours. In November in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Primo Estate, The Cedars, Softfoot, Glenelg Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Primo Estate ©
Primo Estate
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum

7
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Katoomba (The Three Sisters & Katoomba Falls), Shelly Beach (in Manly) and Leura (Gordon Falls Lookout & Everglades Historic House and Gardens). The adventure continues: visit The Rocks, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

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

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Sydney takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Adelaide to Sydney is 0.5 hours. Traveling from Adelaide in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Leura, Shelly Beach, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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