31 days in Australia Itinerary

31 days in Australia Itinerary

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31 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Katoomba
— 7 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Pokolbin
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Brooklyn
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Sydney
— 10 nights
End: Sydney

7
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Katoomba: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves) and Hassan's Wall (in Lithgow). On the 26th (Fri), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Perry's Lookdown. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, take in nature's colorful creations at The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, make a trip to Gallery Blackheath, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains.

For reviews and tourist information, use the Katoomba trip itinerary tool .

Sydney to Katoomba is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Sydney in April since evenings lows in Katoomba dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pokolbin.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, Megalong Valley, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

7
nights
Pokolbin

Pokolbin ©
With its first vineyards established in the mid 19th century, wine tourism in Pokolbin remains a major draw.
Change things up with these side-trips from Pokolbin: Speers Point Park (in Speers Point), Tomaree Head (in Shoal Bay) and Newcastle (Nobbys Beach, Fort Scratchley, & more). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Harkham Wines, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and admire the natural beauty at Hunter Valley Gardens.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Pokolbin online road trip planner .

Getting from Katoomba to Pokolbin by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daily temperatures in Pokolbin can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Brooklyn.

Things to do in Pokolbin

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Newcastle, Wine Tours & Tastings, Ernest Hill Wines, Big Kookaburra, Tomaree Head
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Harkham Wines ©
Harkham Wines
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Ivanhoe Wines ©
Ivanhoe Wines

6
nights
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Brooklyn is a town on the upper north shore of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia, in the local government area of Hornsby Shire. Explore Brooklyn's surroundings by going to Bilpin (TNT Produce, Pine Crest Orchard, & more), Wisemans Ferry (Convict Trail, Watkins Orchard, & more) and Bellbird Hill Lookout (in Kurrajong Heights). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at The Australiana Pioneer Village, see the interesting displays at Kurrajong Radio Museum, view the masterpieces at Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, and tee off at Lynwood Country Club.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Brooklyn online travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Pokolbin to Brooklyn takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Pokolbin in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Brooklyn, with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Wisemans Ferry, Windsor, Bilpin, Wilberforce, Bellbird Hill Lookout
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Convict Trail ©
Convict Trail
Hillbilly Cider ©
Hillbilly Cider
The Australiana Pioneer Village ©
The Australiana Pioneer Village

10
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.
Dedicate the 21st (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Brooklyn to Sydney in an hour. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Brooklyn in May, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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