8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia sightseeing planner

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Melbourne
— 2 nights
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Canberra
— 1 night
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Sydney
— 4 nights
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Melbourne

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Fitzroy Gardens, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Melbourne is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Melbourne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in March, expect nights in Melbourne to be cooler, around 15°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Canberra

— 1 night

The Bush Capital

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.
On the 4th (Wed), find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, then have some family-friendly fun at Axxe, and finally get your game on at Breakr.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Canberra online tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Melbourne to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Canberra

Fun & Games · Museums · Tours · Outdoors
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Sydney

— 4 nights

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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Traveling by flight from Canberra to Sydney takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Canberra in March, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.