15 days in Blue Mountains & Sydney Itinerary

15 days in Blue Mountains & Sydney Itinerary

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15 days in Blue Mountains & Sydney Itinerary

Ubud, Bali
Fly:  12​h
Richmond
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Wallerawang
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Katoomba
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Sydney
— 6 nights
Fly + taxi:  9​h 30​min
Ubud, Bali

2
days
Richmond

Richmond ©
Richmond is a town in New South Wales, in the local government area of the City of Hawkesbury. On the 9th (Sat), learn about winemaking at Hillbilly Cider, explore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, then take in the views from Lapstone Zig Zag, and finally snap pictures at Lennox Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Butterfly Farm: Indy 800 Kart Track and then get outside with Trees Adventure Grose River Park.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Richmond trip website .

Ubud, Indonesia to Richmond is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Ubud to Richmond is 2 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Ubud in June, with highs in Richmond at 20°C and lows at 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Wallerawang.

Things to do in Richmond

#Outdoors, #Fun & Games, #Wineries

Side Trips

Butterfly Farm: Indy 800 Kart Track, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Lennox Bridge, Lapstone Zig Zag, Hillbilly Cider
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Trees Adventure Grose River Park ©
Trees Adventure Grose River Park
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Hillbilly Cider ©
Hillbilly Cider

2
days
Wallerawang

Wallerawang ©
On the 11th (Mon), explore the activities along Lake Wallace, then see the interesting displays at Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Jenolan Caves. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Blackfellows Hand Cave and then Head underground at Glow Worm Tunnel.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Wallerawang trip planner.

Getting from Richmond to Wallerawang by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Katoomba.

Things to do in Wallerawang

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lithgow, Jenolan Caves
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Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Glow Worm Tunnel ©
Glow Worm Tunnel
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum ©
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum

3
days
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Katoomba is known for nature, trails, museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, get great views at The Three Sisters, and make a trip to Gallery Blackheath.

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You can drive from Wallerawang to Katoomba in an hour. In June, daily temperatures in Katoomba can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

#Parks, #Trails, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, Rick Rutherford's Country, The National Pass
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

7
days
Sydney

Sydney ©
Enjoy Sydney’s natural beauty, from unspoilt beaches to public gardens and, of course, the sparkling harbour, before discovering its thriving restaurants and markets.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of The Rocks, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, trek along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Sydney sightseeing website .

You can drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Katoomba in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

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