31 days in Melbourne, Chennai & Newark Itinerary

31 days in Melbourne, Chennai & Newark Itinerary

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Start: Newark, United States
Fly:  27 h
1
Melbourne, Australia
— 12 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
2
Chennai, India
— 7 nights
Fly:  25 h
3
Newark, United States
— 7 nights
End: Newark, United States

12
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Werribee Open Range Zoo (in Werribee). Dedicate the 7th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Exhibition Building, and don't miss a visit to Block Arcade.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip site.

Newark, USA to Melbourne is an approximately 28- hour flight. You'll lose 15 hours traveling from Newark to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Newark in March: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 78°F and lows are around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Chennai.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, St. Kilda Beach, Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Wine Tours & Tastings
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

7
nights
Chennai, India

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Get out of town with these interesting Chennai side-trips: Mahabalipuram (Pancha Rathas, Arjuna's Penance, &more) and DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwarar Temple, wander the streets of Mylapore, visit Fort St. George, and make a trip to Indian Institute Of Technology, Madras.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Chennai route planner.

Fly from Melbourne to Chennai in 16 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Melbourne to Chennai, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In March, Chennai is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 93°F and lows of 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Newark.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, DakshinaChitra Museum
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Shore Temple ©
Shore Temple
Arjuna's Penance ©
Arjuna's Penance
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas

7
nights
Newark, United States

Newark ©
Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Newark: Bronx (Yankee Stadium, Bronx Zoo, &more), Adventure Aquarium (in Camden) and Princeton (Princeton Public Library, Princeton Battle Monument, &more). There's lots more to do: view the masterpieces at DM Weil Gallery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Anthony's Nose, contemplate the long history of St. James General Store, and explore the galleries of Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum.

Plan trip to Newark with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Chennai to Newark. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10.5 hours. In March, Newark is cooler than Chennai - with highs of 49°F and lows of 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Newark

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Princeton, Bronx, Yale University Art Gallery, Words Bookstore, Grounds For Sculpture
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DM Weil Gallery ©
DM Weil Gallery
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo
Yale University Art Gallery ©
Yale University Art Gallery

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