Route & dates
8 days in Sydney Itinerary
Sydney— 5 nights
The Harbour City
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.Step off the beaten path and head to Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and Sublime Point Lookout. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Katoomba (Wentworth Falls & The Giant Stairway), The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin). On the 4th (Sat), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Govetts Leap, experience the excitement of Virtual Room Sydney - Virtual Reality Sydney Adventure, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and walk around Hyde Park.
To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sydney road trip planning website .
Zagreb, Croatia to Sydney is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Zagreb in December: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Sydney
Katoomba, Blackheath, Sublime Point Lookout, The National Pass, Bilpin Cider Company
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