16 days in Nelson & Sydney Itinerary

16 days in Nelson & Sydney Itinerary

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16 days in Nelson & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Nelson
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 9 nights
End: Sydney


5
nights
Nelson

Nelson ©
Nelson is a small fishing town in Victoria, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Nelson side-trips: Dartmoor and district Avenue of Honour (in Dartmoor), Koonara Wines (in Penola) and Coonawarra (Wynns Coonawarra Estate, Penley Estate, & more). Spend the 24th (Sun) exploring nature at Lower Glenelg National Park. There's lots more to do: do a tasting at Pierrepoint Wines, take in the dramatic scenery at Nigretta Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Botanical Gardens, and admire the majestic nature at Cape Nelson State Park.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nelson route maker .

Sydney to Nelson is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in June, with highs in Nelson at 15°C and lows at 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Nelson

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Coonawarra, Portland, Dartmoor and district Avenue of Honour, Princess Margaret Rose Caves, Pierrepoint Wines
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Nigretta Falls ©
Nigretta Falls
Pierrepoint Wines ©
Pierrepoint Wines
Penley Estate ©
Penley Estate

9
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.
Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to The Nook (in Leura), Katoomba (The Three Sisters & Wentworth Falls) and Blackheath (Day FIne Art & Gallery Blackheath). Spend the 4th (Wed) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. The adventure continues: wander the streets of The Rocks, trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Manly Beach, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Royal Botanic Garden.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sydney itinerary builder site .

Explore your travel options from Nelson to Sydney with the Route module. In June, Sydney is somewhat warmer than Nelson - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, Taronga Zoo, The Nook
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
The Royal Botanic Garden ©
The Royal Botanic Garden
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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