11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

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11 days in Sydney & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Ho Chi Minh City
Fly:  9​h
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Ho Chi Minh City

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.
Attractions like Bondi Beach and Clovelly Beach make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney online trip itinerary builder .

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Sydney is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Sydney, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Ho Chi Minh City, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Bring the kids along to Melbourne Zoo and St. Kilda Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Panorama Garden Estate (in Boneo) and Cowes (Koala Conservation Centre & Phillip Island Wildlife Park). Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Woolamai Beach, take a stroll through Melbourne Central, and get into the urban bustle at Federation Square.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne online tour itinerary planner .

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 January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Cowes, Cape Woolamai Beach, St. Kilda Beach, Panorama Garden Estate
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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