13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
3
Canberra
— 2 nights
4
Adelaide
— 1 night

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Melbourne Museum and Melbourne Central. You'll explore and learn at National Gallery of Victoria and Immigration Museum. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, and don't miss a visit to Kirra Galleries.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning website.

Rome, Italy to Melbourne is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 9 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

5
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bondi to Coogee Walk and Manly Beach. The Rocks and Art Gallery of New South Wales are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Sydney, make a side trip to see Shelly Beach in Manly, approximately Manly away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, go for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sydney vacation planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Sydney. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Australia, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Old Parliament House. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Questacon.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Canberra online holiday planner.

Getting from Sydney to Canberra by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Canberra, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
National Gallery of Australia ©
National Gallery of Australia
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery

1
night
Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at South Australian Museum, admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, thenadmire the natural beauty at Adelaide Botanic Garden, and finally learn about winemaking at National Wine Centre of Australia.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide route planner.

You can fly from Canberra to Adelaide in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) is minus 0.5 hours. Traveling from Canberra in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Adelaide, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums Parks Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery of South Australia ©
Art Gallery of South Australia
South Australian Museum ©
South Australian Museum
National Wine Centre of Australia ©
National Wine Centre of Australia

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