13 days in Brisbane & Melbourne Itinerary

13 days in Brisbane & Melbourne Itinerary

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13 days in Brisbane & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Brisbane
— 6 nights
Drive:  19 h
2
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

6
nights
Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
Kids will enjoy Sea World Theme Park and Infinity Attraction. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brisbane: Surfers Paradise Beach (in Surfers Paradise), Warner Bros. Movie World (in Oxenford) and Pelican Feeding (in Labrador). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, take some stellar pictures from Mount Coot-tha Lookout, stroll around South Bank Parklands, and get in on the family fun at Channel Seven Wheel of Brisbane.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Brisbane itinerary planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Brisbane is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland), which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Kuala Lumpur, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Brisbane, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brisbane

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Gold Coast
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South Bank Parklands ©
South Bank Parklands
Sea World Theme Park ©
Sea World Theme Park
Warner Bros. Movie World
Warner Bros. Movie World

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Family-friendly places like Melbourne Zoo and Old Melbourne Gaol will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, browse the collection at State Library Victoria, and see the interesting displays at National Sports Museum.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Melbourne online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Brisbane to Melbourne in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Brisbane in June, with highs in Melbourne at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Eureka Skydeck ©
Eureka Skydeck

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