12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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Sydney
— 4 nights
2
Katoomba
— 2 nights
3
Melbourne
— 3 nights

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, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Darling Harbour, admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Sydney is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Ljubljana to Sydney is 9 hours. In January, Sydney is much warmer than Ljubljana - with highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

2
nights
Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then make a trip to Gallery Blackheath. On the next day, take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, then take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains, then admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, and finally admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Katoomba trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January in Katoomba, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Gallery Blackheath, Wentworth Falls, Everglades Historic House and Gardens, The National Pass
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

3
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, make a trip to Block Arcade, take in panoramic vistas at Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Katoomba to Melbourne in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Katoomba in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Melbourne, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Museums · Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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