6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Hong Kong
Fly:  14​h
1
Penrith
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manly
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Hong Kong

1
night
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Featherdale Wildlife Park, explore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, then examine the collection at Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum, and finally take in the views from Lennox Bridge.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Penrith vacation planning app .

Hong Kong, China to Penrith is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Hong Kong to Penrith, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Hong Kong in April; daily highs in Penrith reach 75°F and lows reach 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Manly.

Things to do in Penrith

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lennox Bridge, Featherdale Wildlife Park, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & 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.
On the 5th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Manly Quarantine Station, then steep yourself in history at Vaucluse House, and then identify plant and animal life at North Head Sanctuary. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Shelly Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Norah Head Lighthouse, then examine the collection at Gosford Classic Car Museum, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Barrenjoey Lighthouse.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Manly travel planner .

You can drive from Penrith to Manly in 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 73°F, and evening lows to 59°F. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Manly

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Terrigal Beach, Gosford Classic Car Museum, Norah Head Lighthouse, Barrenjoey Lighthouse, Vaucluse House
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Vaucluse House ©
Vaucluse House
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Norah Head Lighthouse ©
Norah Head Lighthouse

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