6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  26​h
1
Penrith
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Manly
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  25​h
End: Houston

1
day
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 18th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Nepean River, then examine the collection at Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum, and then take a peaceful walk through Birdwood Gully Park.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Penrith road trip tool .

Houston, USA to Penrith is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 16 hours. When traveling from Houston in September, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Penrith: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Manly.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Birdwood Gully Park, Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum
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Birdwood Gully Park ©
Birdwood Gully Park

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Manly Art Gallery and Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of The Entrance Heritage Walk, and finally learn about winemaking at Firescreek Fruit Wines. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bouddi National Park.

To see reviews and other tourist information, go to the Manly road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Penrith to Manly takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Penrith in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Manly, with lows of 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Manly

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ocean Beach, Firescreek Fruit Wines, The Entrance Heritage Walk, Bouddi National Park, Walking Trail To Chowder Bay
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Manly Art Gallery and Museum ©
Manly Art Gallery and Museum
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Bouddi National Park ©
Bouddi National Park

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