3 days in Australia Itinerary

3 days in Australia Itinerary

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1
Melbourne
— 1 day
Fly
2
Sydney
— 2 nights
Fly

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Melbourne

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Melbourne. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks

2
nights
Sydney

The Harbour City

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 11th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, then make a trip to Sydney Opera House, then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally take a stroll through Darling Harbour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, then stroll through Bondi Beach, and then wander the streets of The Rocks.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip maker app.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in December since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.