14 days in Sydney, Katoomba & Melbourne Itinerary

14 days in Sydney, Katoomba & Melbourne Itinerary

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14 days in Sydney, Katoomba & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Katoomba
— Few hours
Drive:  9​h 30​min
3
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Drive:  9​h
4
Sydney
— 2 nights
End: Sydney

4
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.
You've added The Rocks, Sydney Opera House, Free Tours Sydney, and other attractions to your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wentworth Falls and Manly Scenic Walkway. Take a break from Sydney with a short trip to The Giant Stairway in Katoomba, about 1h 40 min away. It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and stroll through Clovelly.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sydney route planning site .

If you are flying in from Indonesia, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In June in Sydney, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Katoomba
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The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway
BlueBananas Electric Bike Tours ©
BlueBananas Electric Bike Tours
Clovelly Beach ©
Clovelly Beach

few
hours
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, explore the stunning scenery at Pulpit Rock Lookout, then take in the exciting artwork at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Prince Henry Cliff Walk.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Katoomba itinerary website .

You can drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sydney in June, Katoomba is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. You will leave for Melbourne on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in Katoomba

Trails Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

The National Pass
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dandenong Ranges National Park and The Enchanted Adventure Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from Melbourne: Bells Beach (in Torquay), Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale) and Lake Mountain Alpine Resort (in Marysville). Spend the 17th (Sun) exploring nature at Point Nepean National Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Yarra River, explore the engaging exhibits at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, make a trip to Lygon Street, and examine the collection at Scienceworks.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planning website .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Katoomba to Melbourne in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Katoomba in June, expect nights in Melbourne to be about the same, around 6°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Scienceworks, Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, Point Nepean National Park, Bells Beach, Dandenong Ranges National Park
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Point Nepean National Park ©
Point Nepean National Park
Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach

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Sydney

Sydney ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pyrmont Bridge, Virtual Room Sydney - Virtual Reality Sydney Adventure, Second Telling Missions, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): get your game on at Virtual Room Sydney - Virtual Reality Sydney Adventure. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Chinese Garden of Friendship and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney road trip planning app .

You can fly from Melbourne to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in June, with highs in Sydney at 21°C and lows at 11°C. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Tours Outdoors Fun & Games
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Second Telling Missions ©
Second Telling Missions
Hyde Park Barracks Museum ©
Hyde Park Barracks Museum
Pyrmont Bridge ©
Pyrmont Bridge

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