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

1
night
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 4th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, then admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, then kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, and finally steep yourself in history at St. Mary's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): wander the streets of Darling Harbour, then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, then hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and finally enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney travel tool .

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In March in Sydney, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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night
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Melbourne trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Melbourne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in March, plan for little chillier nights in Melbourne, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Eureka Skydeck 88 ©
Eureka Skydeck 88

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