7 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

7 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

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7 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Katoomba
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
End: Sydney

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.
Get some cultural insight at Brett Whiteley Studio and The Rocks. Museum-lovers will appreciate Australian National Maritime Museum and ATTY Gallery. Next up on the itinerary: hunt for treasures at Sydney Fish Market, catch a live performance at Sydney Opera House, enjoy the sand and surf at Manly Beach, and admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of New South Wales.

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If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. July in Sydney sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
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 13th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Falls Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, then admire the masterpieces at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Bilpin Cider Company. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Lost Bear Gallery, view the masterpieces at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Katoomba Antique Centre, get great views at The Three Sisters, then look for gifts at Blue Mountains Chocolate Company, and finally view the masterpieces at Gallery One88.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Katoomba trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Sydney to Katoomba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Sydney in July since evenings lows in Katoomba dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Katoomba

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

The National Pass, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Bilpin Cider Company, Falls Gallery
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

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