9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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9 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Boracay
+2
ferry + foot + Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + foot + ferry:  13​h 15​min
End: Boracay

2
nights
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: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, brush up on your military savvy at Shrine of Remembrance, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

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Boracay, Philippines to Melbourne is an approximately 14-hour combination of ferry and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Boracay to Melbourne. Plan for colder nights when traveling from Boracay in December since evenings lows in Melbourne dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Museums
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

5
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: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney itinerary maker app .

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 December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Sydney, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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