10 days in Sydney & Cairns Region Itinerary

10 days in Sydney & Cairns Region Itinerary

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10 days in Sydney & Cairns Region Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Edge Hill
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

5
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Wentworth Falls (in Katoomba) and Gallery Blackheath (in Blackheath). There's much more to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, stroll through Manly Beach, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney attractions planning tool .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Sydney. In December, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Edge Hill.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Gallery Blackheath, Wentworth Falls
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 27:
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge

4
nights
Edge Hill

Venture out of the city with trips to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Cairns). Spend the 31st (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Edge Hill trip planning app .

Explore your travel options from Sydney to Edge Hill with the Route module. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sydney in December, with highs in Edge Hill at 36°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edge Hill

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Cairns, Palm Cove
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

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