6 days in Melbourne & Canberra Itinerary

6 days in Melbourne & Canberra Itinerary

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6 days in Melbourne & Canberra Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Canberra
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

3
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Head to Melbourne Central and Federation Squarefor some retail therapy. Get some cultural insight at Melbourne Museum and National Gallery of Victoria. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and explore the galleries of Shrine of Remembrance.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Melbourne trip app .

Ahmedabad, India to Melbourne is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Ahmedabad to Melbourne, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ahmedabad in September, expect Melbourne to be colder, temps between 20°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

2
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, then learn about winemaking at Gundog Cork Street Cellar, then take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, and finally stop by Trove Canberra. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Surveyor's Hill Bed and Breakfast, learn about winemaking at Wily Trout Vineyard, and then engage your brain at Questacon.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Canberra day trip website .

You can fly from Melbourne to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Melbourne in September since evenings lows in Canberra dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Wineries Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Gundog Cork Street Cellar, Surveyor's Hill Bed and Breakfast, Wily Trout Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
Surveyor's Hill Bed and Breakfast ©
Surveyor's Hill Bed and Breakfast

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