23 days in Cronulla, Sydney & Wollongong Itinerary

23 days in Cronulla, Sydney & Wollongong Itinerary

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23 days in Cronulla, Sydney & Wollongong Itinerary

Start: Cronulla
1
Cronulla
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Sydney
— 18 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Wollongong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Canberra


2
nights
Cronulla

Cronulla ©
Cronulla is a beachside suburb, in Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Figure 8 Pools. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Dharawal Aboriginal Engravings Site, get great views at Cape Solander, and then kick back and relax at Wanda Beach.

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If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In January, daytime highs in Cronulla are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Cronulla

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Royal National Park, Cape Solander
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Wanda Beach ©
Wanda Beach

18
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'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Manly Beach and Bondi Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Rocks and St Thomas Becket Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Leura (The Nook, The Candy Store Leura, & more), Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown) and Katoomba (OMNIA a little bit of everywhere, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, identify plant and animal life at Tambourine Bay Reserve and Warraroon Reserve Walk, let little ones run wild at Cremorne Reserve, and catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Cronulla to Sydney in an hour. In January, daytime highs in Sydney are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Wollongong.

Things to do in Sydney

Shopping Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Katoomba, Leura, Blackheath, Pulpit Rock Lookout, Shelly Beach
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Darling Harbour
Darling Harbour
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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Wollongong

Wollongong ©
Wollongong, informally referred to as "The Gong", is a seaside city located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hyams Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Moona Moona Creek. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Nowra Fresh Fish & Meat Market, then look for gifts at The Bay Tree Gallery, and then stop by Bendooley Estate Book Barn.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Wollongong travel planning app .

You can drive from Sydney to Wollongong in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Wollongong. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Wollongong

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Jervis Bay, Berrima, Nowra Fresh Fish & Meat Market
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Moona Moona Creek ©
Moona Moona Creek
Nan Tien Temple ©
Nan Tien Temple
The Bay Tree Gallery ©
The Bay Tree Gallery

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