41 days in Australia Itinerary

41 days in Australia Itinerary

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41 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Katoomba
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Parramatta
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Manly
— 2 nights
ferry:  30​min
4
Sydney
— 34 nights
End: Sydney

2
nights
Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sydney Tramway Museum as well as Scenic World Blue Mountains. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Sydney Tramway Museum, look for gifts at The Nook, then take a memorable ride with Scenic World Blue Mountains, and finally look for gifts at The Candy Store Leura. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, view the masterpieces at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Katoomba online journey planner .

Sydney to Katoomba is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Parramatta.

Things to do in Katoomba

Tours Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Leura, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Sydney Tramway Museum
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre ©
Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

2
nights
Parramatta

Parramatta ©
Parramatta is a suburb of Sydney, Australia, 23km west of its central business district on the banks of the Parramatta River. Old Government House has been added to your itinerary. On the 30th (Sun), get a sense of history and politics at Old Government House, then take an in-depth tour of Hawkesbury Regional Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Featherdale Wildlife Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Johns Anglican Cathedral. On the next day, revel in the low prices at DFO Homebush and then stroll through Palm Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Parramatta trip planner .

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Parramatta takes 1.5 hours. In December in Parramatta, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Parramatta

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trips

Hawkesbury Regional Museum, Featherdale Wildlife Park, DFO Homebush, Palm Beach
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach
Hawkesbury Regional Museum ©
Hawkesbury Regional Museum

2
nights
Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
Aboriginal Dreamtime Fine Art Gallery has been added to your itinerary. On the 1st (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach, then look for gifts at Aboriginal Dreamtime Fine Art Gallery, then identify plant and animal life at Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, and finally kick back and relax at Terrigal Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, then browse the different shops at Westfield Warringah Mall, and then contemplate the long history of Manly Quarantine Station.

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Traveling by car from Parramatta to Manly takes an hour. January in Manly sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Sydney.

Things to do in Manly

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Westfield Warringah Mall, Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Terrigal Beach
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 3:
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman
Terrigal Beach ©
Terrigal Beach

34
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've added Wentworth Park Greyhound Racing, CWM Galleries, Great Synagogue, and other attractions to your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Australian National Maritime Museum and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Justice & Police Museum and Museum of Sydney will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Victory Theatre Antique Centre (in Blackheath), Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves) and Leura Mall (in Leura). There's lots more to do: enjoy some music at Sydney Opera House, browse the eclectic array of goods at Sydney Fish Market, admire the masterpieces at White Rabbit Gallery, and take an in-depth tour of The Rocks Discovery Museum.

To see other places to visit and more tourist information, read Sydney online day trip planner .

Sydney is just a stone's throw from Manly. In January, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Shopping Tours

Side Trips

Victory Theatre Antique Centre, Museum of Human Disease, Historical Aircraft Restoration Society, Jenolan Caves, Cooee Aboriginal Art Gallery
Find places to stay Jan 2 — Feb 6:
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Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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