18 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

18 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

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18 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 14 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Port Macquarie
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Sydney

14
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Manly Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Coachwood Glen Nature Trail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Charles Darwin walk (in Wentworth Falls), Katoomba (The Three Sisters, Wentworth Falls, & more) and Blue Mountains National Park (Pulpit Rock Lookout, Lincoln's Rock, & more). Spend the 3rd (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 7th (Sat), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Perry's Lookdown. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of The Rocks, identify plant and animal life at Featherdale Wildlife Park, don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge, and catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Sydney trip planner .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park, Blackheath, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Charles Darwin walk
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

3
nights
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Coastal walk. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Roto House, then identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, then hike along Coastal walk, and finally don't miss a visit to Breakwall Waking Path. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lighthouse Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Thomas Anglican Church.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Macquarie tour itinerary planning app .

Fly from Sydney to Port Macquarie in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in September: highs in Port Macquarie hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 13°C. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 16:
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Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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