5 days in New South Wales Itinerary

5 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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5 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Katoomba
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Sydney

4
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of The Rocks, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, admire the natural beauty at The Royal Botanic Garden, and hike along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

To plan Sydney vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Sydney. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Pilgrim Sailing ©
Pilgrim Sailing
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

1
day
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, then get great views at The Three Sisters, then make a trip to Echo Point Lookout, and finally admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Katoomba trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Katoomba when traveling from Sydney in May, with lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Gallery Blackheath
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Everglades Historic House and Gardens ©

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