15 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

15 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

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15 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  24​h
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Port Macquarie
— 4 nights
Fly:  34​h
End: London

7
days
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Palm Beach and Shelly Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Manly Beach and Bronte Beach. Step out of Sydney to go to Katoomba and see Wentworth Falls, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden, and meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

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London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 10 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from London in December; daily highs in Sydney reach 32°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Shelly Beach, Bronte Beach, Palm Beach, Wentworth Falls
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©

5
days
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Visiting Coastal walk and Scotts Head Beach will get you outdoors. Step off the beaten path and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Billabong Zoo: Koala & Wildlife Park. Step out of Port Macquarie with an excursion to Korogoro Walking Track in Hat Head--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie, stop by Silk Trees and Plants Quality Artificial Plants, look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Hospital, and don't miss a visit to Breakwall.

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You can fly from Sydney to Port Macquarie in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Sydney in December, plan for little chillier days in Port Macquarie, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Korogoro Walking Track, Scotts Head Beach
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Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Billabong Zoo: Koala & Wildlife Park ©

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