6 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

6 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

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6 days in Katoomba & Sydney Itinerary

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

2
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
On the 9th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, appreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass, then take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, and finally get great views at Lincoln's Rock. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, then make a trip to Echo Point Lookout, then take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and finally trek along The Giant Stairway.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Katoomba tour planner .

Sydney to Katoomba is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sydney in August, Katoomba is slightly colder at night with lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway

3
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: stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

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Drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sydney when traveling from Katoomba in August, with lows around 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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