9 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Melbourne, Gold Coast & Sydney Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia tour itinerary planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Gold Coast
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Attractions like Royal Botanic Gardens and Eureka Skydeck make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Melbourne Zoo, have some family-friendly fun at Viri VR, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and make a trip to Flinders Street Station.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Melbourne tour itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 4.5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in June; daily highs in Melbourne reach 16°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Gold Coast.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens

2
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
On the 26th (Fri), observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Burleigh Heads Beach. On the next day, get to know the resident critters at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, get in on the family fun at Warner Bros. Movie World, and then get in on the family fun at Infinity Attraction.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Gold Coast planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Gold Coast in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in June; daily highs in Gold Coast reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, thenget your game on at Flight Experience, and finally take a stroll through The Rocks. On the next day, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, thendon't miss a visit to Sydney Opera House, and finally admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Sydney day trip planning website.

Fly from Gold Coast to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium ©
Sea Life Sydney Aquarium
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

Similar Plans

12 days in Melbourne & Sydney BY A USER FROM VIETNAM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Melbourne & Sydney BY A USER FROM VIETNAM May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Sydney, Yamba & Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Sydney, Yamba & Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Port Douglas, Brisbane & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND January, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: January, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM CANADA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans