11 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

11 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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11 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Fly:  25​h
1
Cronulla
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Palm Beach
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Penrith
— 2 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Seattle

2
nights
Cronulla

Cronulla ©
Cronulla is a beachside suburb, in Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Explore Cronulla's surroundings by going to Sydney Olympic Park (in Sydney Olympic Park), Luna Park Sydney (in Milsons Point) and Tamarama Beach (in Bondi). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Vaucluse House, hike along Cronulla Beach Walk, stroll through Nielsen Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cronulla trip planner .

Seattle, USA to Cronulla is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 18 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Seattle in August; daily highs in Cronulla reach 66°F and lows reach 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Palm Beach.

Things to do in Cronulla

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Vaucluse, Luna Park Sydney, Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden, Tamarama Beach, Captain Chocolate
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Tamarama Beach ©
Tamarama Beach
Luna Park Sydney ©
Luna Park Sydney
Vaucluse House ©
Vaucluse House

4
nights
Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Palm Beach: Taronga Zoo (in Mosman), Manly (Shelly Beach, North Head Sanctuary, & more) and Balmoral Beach, Mosman (in Balmoral).

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Palm Beach itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Cronulla to Palm Beach takes 1.5 hours. In August in Palm Beach, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Palm Beach

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Manly, Joya Shoes, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Taronga Zoo, Narrabeen Lagoon State Park
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get your game on at iFLY Downunder, then look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park, and then stroll through Parramatta Park. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Kaos Family Fun and then play a few rounds at Glenmore Heritage Valley.

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Traveling by car from Palm Beach to Penrith takes 2 hours. Traveling from Palm Beach in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Penrith, with lows around 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

#Parks, #Golf, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Featherdale Wildlife Park, Parramatta Park
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
iFLY Downunder ©
iFLY Downunder
Glenmore Heritage Valley ©
Glenmore Heritage Valley

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