7 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

7 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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7 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: Chicago
Fly:  25​h
1
Penrith
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Palm Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Chicago

2
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Get in touch with nature at Wentworth Falls and Pulpit Rock Lookout. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Penrith: Coachwood Glen Nature Trail (in Megalong Valley), Blue Mountains (in Katoomba) and Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves). It doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass and look for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Wildlife Park.

To find maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Penrith online trip builder .

Chicago, USA to Penrith is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 16 hours traveling from Chicago to Penrith due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Penrith, with lows of 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Palm Beach.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park, Jenolan Caves, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

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Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Bouddi National Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Palm Beach road trip planning site .

You can drive from Penrith to Palm Beach in 2 hours. Traveling from Penrith in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Palm Beach, with lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Beach

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

The Crommelin Native Arboretum, Bouddi National Park
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Bouddi National Park ©
Bouddi National Park

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