23 days in Gold Coast, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

23 days in Gold Coast, Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Gold Coast
— 5 nights
2
Melbourne
— 3 nights
3
Sydney
— 14 nights

5
nights
Gold Coast

Gold Coast ©
A city of towering skyscrapers, sandy beaches, and tree-lined streets, Gold Coast has an unpretentious air complemented by a citywide focus on sports and the arts.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Mount Coot-Tha Summit Lookout, and other attractions. Spend the 18th (Wed) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Sea World Theme Park. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Warner Bros. Movie World.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Gold Coast trip itinerary maker tool.

Auckland, New Zealand to Gold Coast is an approximately 7-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Auckland to Gold Coast. When traveling from Auckland in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Gold Coast: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Thu) before leaving for Melbourne.

Things to do in Gold Coast

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Brisbane, Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Surfers Paradise Beach ©
Surfers Paradise Beach

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Werribee Open Range Zoo, Old Melbourne Gaol, Shrine of Remembrance, and other attractions.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne holiday planner.

You can fly from Gold Coast to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Gold Coast in December, Melbourne is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Sovereign Hill, Werribee Open Range Zoo, Penguin Parade
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol
Penguin Parade ©
Penguin Parade
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance

14
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parliament of Australia, Royal Australian Mint, Australian National University, and other attractions you added.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in December, Sydney is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Canberra, Bondi, Taronga Zoo, Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park, Luna Park Sydney
Find places to stay Dec 22 — Jan 5:
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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