9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 3 nights
2
Hobart
— 4 nights

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Shelly Beach. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of New South Wales, snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney online road trip planner.

Male, Maldives to Sydney is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Male to Sydney. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Male in December; daily highs in Sydney reach 32°C and lows reach 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Shelly Beach, Balmoral Beach, Mosman
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

4
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Hobart Convict Penitentiary and Battery Point Sculpture Trail. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mawson's Hut Replica Museum and Constitution Dock. Step out of Hobart with an excursion to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton--about 30 minutes away. On the 15th (Tue), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. And it doesn't end there: get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and snap pictures at Richmond Bridge.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Hobart trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Hobart takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in December: high temperatures in Hobart hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Richmond Bridge
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Hobart Convict Penitentiary ©
Hobart Convict Penitentiary
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

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