37 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

37 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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Sydney
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3​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 17 nights
Fly:
3​h 15​min
Sydney
— 20 nights
Sydney

17
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Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Eastern Beach and St. Kilda Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Dandenong Ranges National Park and 13th Beach. Explore Melbourne's surroundings by going to Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery (in Yarra Glen), Healesville Sanctuary (in Healesville) and Torquay (Bells Beach & The Great Ocean Road). Dedicate the 30th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Melbourne Zoo, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and identify plant and animal life at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne vacation planner.

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Sydney in March since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Sightseeing Beaches

Side Trips

Torquay, Point Lonsdale, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Y Water Discovery Centre, Safety Beach
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Eastern Beach
Healesville Sanctuary
St. Kilda Beach

20
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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.
You'll get in some beach time at Bondi Beach and Shelly Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kiama Blowhole and Featherdale Wildlife Park. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Kiama (Saddleback Mountain Lookout & Kiama Harbour), Katoomba (Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls, & more) and Belmore Falls (in Robertson). Dedicate the 19th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. On the 24th (Mon), spend a day of history-infused exploration at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's lots more to do: trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, enjoy the thrill of live dance at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Coogee Beach, and stroll through Terrigal Beach.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sydney online itinerary creator.

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Sydney. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Beaches Sightseeing

Side Trips

Katoomba, Kiama, Blackheath, Wollongong, Australian Reptile Park
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Bondi Beach
Manly Beach

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