6 days in Sydney & Canberra Itinerary

6 days in Sydney & Canberra Itinerary

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6 days in Sydney & Canberra Itinerary

Start: Sydney
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Sydney
— 2 nights
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Canberra
— 3 nights
End: Canberra

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum, identify plant and animal life at Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Shelly Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Balmoral Beach, Mosman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bondi Beach, then kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and finally take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Sydney day trip planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In April, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 73°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Canberra.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Shelly Beach, Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Get in touch with nature at Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary and Canberra Reptile Zoo. Attractions like Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, tour the pleasant surroundings at ANZAC Parade Walk, relax in the rural setting at Tatum Hills Farm, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Australia.

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You can drive from Sydney to Canberra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect little chillier with lows of 43°F in Canberra. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Canberra

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Canberra Reptile Zoo, Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary ©
Mulligans Flat Woodland Sanctuary

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