8 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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Sydney
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Melbourne
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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.
Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum are in your itinerary. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Brett Whiteley Studio and Queen Victoria Building. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and get engrossed in the history at Hyde Park Barracks.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney travel route planner.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Highlights from your trip
The Rocks ©
Must see
The Rocks
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Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Australian National Maritime Museum
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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.
Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Melbourne Central, then see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and then browse the different shops at Royal Arcade.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in April, with highs in Melbourne at 23°C and lows at 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Melbourne Central ©
Neighborhood
Melbourne Central
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Melbourne Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Melbourne Museum
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Immigration Museum ©
History Museum
Immigration Museum
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