15 days in New South Wales Itinerary

15 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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15 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + train:  17​h 45​min
1
Katoomba
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

5
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Lost Bear Gallery and Katoomba Antique Centre. Get some cultural insight at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum and The National Pass. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Katoomba: Bilpin (Bilpin Cider Company & Hillbilly Cider) and Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves). On the 22nd (Thu), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Perry's Lookdown. There's still lots to do: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains, look for gifts at Josophan's Fine Chocolate, and view the masterpieces at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Katoomba online tour planner .

New Delhi, India to Katoomba is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Katoomba is 4 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in August: high temperatures in Katoomba hover around 22°C and lows are around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Bilpin, Megalong Valley, Leura, Perry's Lookdown
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Perry's Lookdown ©
Perry's Lookdown
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

8
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Manly Beach and Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk. The Rocks and Darling Harbour are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: see a show at Sydney Opera House, kick back and relax at Bondi Beach, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, and browse the exhibits of Brett Whiteley Studio.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Sydney takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Katoomba in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Sydney, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bronte Beach
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Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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