6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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6 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  1​h 15​min
1
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
North Sydney
— 2 nights
bus:  15​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Venture out of the city with trips to Avalon Beach (in Avalon Beach), Palm Beach (in Palm Beach) and Featherdale Wildlife Park (in Blacktown). Pack the 2nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Wet 'n' Wild Sydney. And it doesn't end there: hike along Cronulla Beach Walk, have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Downunder, examine the collection at Museum of Fire, and stroll through Shelly Beach RockPool.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Penrith trip builder app .

Sydney to Penrith is an approximately 1-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to North Sydney.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cronulla, Blacktown, Avalon Beach, Palm Beach
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach
Cronulla Beach Walk ©
Cronulla Beach Walk

2
nights
North Sydney

North Sydney ©
North Sydney is a suburb and major district on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, Australia. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Taronga Zoo, and then find something for the whole family at Luna Park Sydney. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden, let little ones run wild at Milson Park, then look for gifts at Bridget Kennedy Project Space, then enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach, and finally trek along Walking Trail To Chowder Bay.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the North Sydney online holiday planner .

Drive from Penrith to North Sydney in an hour. January in North Sydney sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to take a bus back home.

Things to do in North Sydney

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Mosman, Shelly Beach
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Luna Park Sydney ©
Luna Park Sydney
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

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