9 days in Australia & Hong Kong Itinerary

9 days in Australia & Hong Kong Itinerary

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Hong Kong, China
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Sydney, Australia
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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
— 1 night
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Melbourne, Australia
— 3 nights
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Sydney, Australia
— 2 nights
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Hong Kong, China
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Hong Kong, China

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
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Shenzhen to Hong Kong is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 31°C. On the 30th (Mon), you'll travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Nightlife
Find places to stay Sep 29 — 30:

Sydney, Australia

— 2 nights

The Harbour City

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, stroll through Bondi Beach, then take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Queen Victoria Building.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip website.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Sydney in 12.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Hong Kong to Sydney is 2 hours. While traveling from Hong Kong, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Sydney, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Trails

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Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 2:

Blue Mountains National Park, Australia

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): trek along Cathedral of Ferns Walk and then get great views at Pulpit Rock Lookout.

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Traveling by car from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park takes an hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sydney in October since evenings lows in Blue Mountains National Park dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 2 — 3:

Melbourne, Australia

— 3 nights

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Melbourne Central and Federation Square. Step out of the city life by going to Panorama Garden Estate and The Great Ocean Road. It doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum and pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner.

Drive from Blue Mountains National Park to Melbourne in 9 hours. While traveling from Blue Mountains National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Melbourne, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 3 — 6:

Sydney, Australia

— 2 nights

The Harbour City

Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park and then kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

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Fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, Sydney is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. On the 8th (Tue), you'll travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:

Hong Kong, China

Pearl of the Orient

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Getting from Sydney to Hong Kong by flight takes about 12.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney to Hong Kong, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in October; daily highs in Hong Kong reach 34°C and lows reach 28°C. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Tue).

Things to do in Hong Kong

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Nightlife
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.