16 days in Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth Itinerary

16 days in Melbourne, Adelaide & Perth Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
2
Adelaide
— 6 nights
3
Perth
— 3 nights

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
For shopping fun, head to Melbourne Central or Lightning Ridge Opal Mines. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, look for gifts at Readings Book Shop, and pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Melbourne tour planning app.

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in June, with highs in Melbourne at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Parks · Museums
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Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central
Degraves Street ©
Degraves Street
Lightning Ridge Opal Mines ©
Lightning Ridge Opal Mines

6
nights
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.
For shopping fun, head to Leathersmith and Bush Gallery or The Market Shed. Explore Adelaide's surroundings by going to Tanunda (Rockford Winery, Langmeil Winery, &more), Seppeltsfield (Seppeltsfield & Hentley Farm Wines) and Barossa Valley Cheese Company (in Angaston). There's much more to do: do a tasting at National Wine Centre of Australia, browse the fresh offerings at Adelaide Showground Farmers' Market, stop by Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner, and take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Adelaide travel route planner.

Fly from Melbourne to Adelaide in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide due to the time zone difference. June in Adelaide sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Perth.

Things to do in Adelaide

Wineries · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Hahndorf, McLaren Vale, Tanunda, Seppeltsfield, K1 By Geoff Hardy
Highlights from your plan
Seppeltsfield ©
Seppeltsfield
Langmeil Winery ©
Langmeil Winery
National Wine Centre of Australia ©
National Wine Centre of Australia

3
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Farmers Market on Manning and London Court. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Perth: Fremantle (Little Creatures & Fremantle Prison), Ugly Duckling Wines (in West Swan) and Talijancich Wines (in Herne Hill). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of The Perth Mint, look for gifts at Twilight Hawkers Market, and learn about winemaking at Upper Reach Winery.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Perth trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Adelaide to Perth takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) is minus 1.5 hours. When traveling from Adelaide in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Perth, with highs around 21°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Perth

Shopping · Historic Sites · Wineries

Side Trips

Fremantle, Upper Reach Winery, Ugly Duckling Wines, Talijancich Wines
Highlights from your plan
Farmers Market on Manning ©
Farmers Market on Manning
Upper Reach Winery ©
Upper Reach Winery
Ugly Duckling Wines ©
Ugly Duckling Wines

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