16 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

16 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 8 nights
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights

8
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 Shelly Beach. For shopping fun, head to Sydney Fish Market or Queen Victoria Building. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, admire all the interesting features of Chinese Garden of Friendship, go for a walk through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly Beach.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Sydney is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Dubai to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Dubai in March: highs in Sydney hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Manly, Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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 Melbourne's GPO - Shopping Centre. Take a break from the city and head to Koala Conservation Centre and Balloon Rides. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo, kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Kalang Park.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Melbourne trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Sydney in March, expect a bit cooler with lows of 15°C in Melbourne. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kalang Park, St. Kilda Beach, Koala Conservation Centre
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Melbourne's GPO - Shopping Centre ©
Melbourne's GPO - Shopping Centre
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre

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