3 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

3 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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3 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, then stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, then snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally take a stroll through The Rocks. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and then take a stroll through Darling Harbour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Sydney trip maker website .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Sydney. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
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 9th (Thu): meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne road trip tool .

You can fly from Sydney to Melbourne in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect Melbourne to be little chillier, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

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