5 days in Katoomba & Orange Itinerary

5 days in Katoomba & Orange Itinerary

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5 days in Katoomba & Orange Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Katoomba
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Orange
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Katoomba: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, take some stellar pictures from Govetts Leap, take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, and don't miss a visit to Day FIne Art.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Katoomba road trip planning app .

Sydney to Katoomba is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Sydney in April, Katoomba is slightly colder at night with lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Orange.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, Jenolan Caves, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves

1
night
Orange

Orange is a city in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Canobolas, then do a tasting at Rowlee Wines, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Orange trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Orange takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Katoomba in April since evenings lows in Orange dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orange

Tours Parks Nature
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Lake Canobolas ©
Lake Canobolas

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