7 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

7 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia route planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

7 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

Sydney
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Katoomba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Sydney
— 4 nights
Sydney

2
days
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
On the 5th (Sat), admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls. On the next day, stop by The Candy Store Leura, stop by Teddy Sinclair, look for gifts at The Nook, buy something for everyone on your list at Leura Mall, then stop by Rick Rutherford's Country, and finally stop by Blue Mountains Chocolate Company.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Katoomba online travel route planner .

Sydney to Katoomba is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sydney in May, Katoomba is a bit cooler at night with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

#Shopping, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trips

Leura, Rick Rutherford's Country
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Katoomba.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
Blue Mountains Chocolate Company ©
Rick Rutherford's Country ©
Rick Rutherford's Country
The Nook ©
The Nook

5
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.
The Royal Botanic Garden has been added to your itinerary. Shop till you drop at Belle Fleur Fine Chocolates and Volle Jewellery. Kids will appreciate attractions like Bondi Beach and Hawthorne Canal Reserve. There's much more to do: wander the streets of The Rocks, look for all kinds of wild species at Tambourine Bay Reserve and Warraroon Reserve Walk, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Sydney takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Katoomba in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 14°C in Sydney. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
Accommodations
Get expert advice on where to stay in Sydney.
Find places to stay »
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

Similar Plans

11 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Katoomba & Sydney BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Sydney & Adelaide BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Sydney BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans