10 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

10 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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10 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: London

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.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, parks, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, make a trip to Flinders Street Station, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Melbourne route planner .

London, UK to Melbourne is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST), which is usually a 10 hour difference. Traveling from London in February, things will get much warmer in Melbourne: highs are around 32°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Tours
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Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and wander the streets of Darling Harbour.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from Melbourne to Sydney takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Melbourne in February, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 23°C in Sydney. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 4:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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