18 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

18 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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18 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + train + ferry:  25​h
Manly
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Penrith
— 4 nights
Fly:  30​h
End: London

11
days
Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Shelly Beach and Palm Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Manly: Avalon Beach (in Avalon Beach), Tamarama Beach (in Bondi) and Bronte Beach (in Bronte). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park, kick back and relax at Warriewood Beach, stroll through North Narrabeen Beach, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Manly trip itinerary planning website .

London, UK to Manly is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, train, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) is 10 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in April; daily highs in Manly reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Manly

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Vaucluse, Mona Vale, Bronte Beach, Maroubra Beach, Blues Point Reserve
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

4
days
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Penrith: Leumeah (Wat Pa Buddharangsee & Campbelltown Sports Stadium), Burragorang Lookout (in Camden) and The Australian Botanic Garden (in Mount Annan). There's lots more to do: get your game on at iFLY Downunder, try to win big at Warwick Farm Racecourse, play a few rounds at Glenmore Heritage Valley, and look for gifts at Trash and Treasure Grand Bazaar.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Penrith trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Manly to Penrith takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Manly in May, Penrith is a bit cooler at night with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

#Fun & Games, #Parks, #Casinos

Side Trips

Leumeah, The Australian Botanic Garden, Burragorang Lookout, Trash and Treasure Grand Bazaar, Campbelltown Arts Centre
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iFLY Downunder ©
iFLY Downunder
Warwick Farm Racecourse ©
Warwick Farm Racecourse
Glenmore Heritage Valley ©
Glenmore Heritage Valley

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