7 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

7 days in Melbourne & Sydney Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  16 h
1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

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.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see The Great Ocean Road in Torquay, approximately Torquay away. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Melbourne vacation planner.

New Delhi, India to Melbourne is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Melbourne is 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Melbourne, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trip

The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the pleasant sights at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and finally wander the streets of The Rocks. On your second day here, wander the streets of Darling Harbour, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, then listen to music at Sydney Opera House, and finally explore the striking landscape at Mrs Macquarie's Chair.

For more things to do and other tourist information, go to the Sydney trip planning site.

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

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