7 days in New South Wales Itinerary

7 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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7 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Chennai
Fly + train:  18​h 30​min
1
Katoomba
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Chennai

1
day
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): get great views at The Three Sisters, take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountains, admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, then take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, then don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath, and finally make a trip to Day FIne Art.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Katoomba trip itinerary site .

Chennai, India to Katoomba is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Chennai in May, with highs in Katoomba at 24°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

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Side Trips

Blackheath, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

5
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: get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, see a show at Sydney Opera House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney itinerary app .

You can drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Katoomba in May, Sydney is a bit warmer at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

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