6 days in Sydney & Royal National Park Itinerary

6 days in Sydney & Royal National Park Itinerary

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6 days in Sydney & Royal National Park Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Royal National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Sydney

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Taronga Zoo. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Rocks, appreciate the history behind Mrs Macquarie's Chair, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary planning app .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. January in Sydney sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Taronga Zoo
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

3
nights
Royal National Park

Royal National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Bald Hill Lookout, take in the views from Sea Cliff Bridge, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Symbio Wildlife Park, and finally make a trip to Sri Venkateswara Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Figure 8 Pools.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Royal National Park vacation planner .

Getting from Sydney to Royal National Park by car takes about an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Royal National Park can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Royal National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Helensburgh, Bald Hill Lookout, Nadine's Coffee Beans, Sea Cliff Bridge, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre
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Symbio Wildlife Park ©
Symbio Wildlife Park
Sea Cliff Bridge ©
Sea Cliff Bridge
Sri Venkateswara Temple ©
Sri Venkateswara Temple

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