8 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

8 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

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8 days in Sydney & Katoomba Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Katoomba
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Sydney

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Katoomba (Blue Mountains Explorer Bus & The Giant Stairway). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge and stroll through Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney tour itinerary planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. In March, daytime highs in Sydney are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. You will leave for Katoomba on the 1st (Mon).

Things to do in Sydney

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Katoomba
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Sydney Harbour Bridge ©
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway

4
nights
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Take a break from Katoomba with a short trip to Jenolan Caves in Jenolan Caves, about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: make a trip to Gallery Blackheath and admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Katoomba journey maker .

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Sydney in April, plan for little chillier nights in Katoomba, with lows around 54°F. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Katoomba

#Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Jenolan Caves, Gallery Blackheath
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Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath
Everglades Historic House and Gardens ©

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