15 days in Sydney & Hamilton Island Itinerary

15 days in Sydney & Hamilton Island Itinerary

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15 days in Sydney & Hamilton Island Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  25​h
1
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Hamilton Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: London

8
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.
Do your shopping at Sydney Fish Market and ATTY Gallery. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bondi Beach and Manly Beach. Step out of Sydney with an excursion to Shelly Beach in Manly--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Clovelly Beach, explore the world behind art at Brett Whiteley Studio, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney sightseeing website .

London, UK to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from London to Sydney. Traveling from London in December, expect Sydney to be much warmer, temps between 32°C and 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Hamilton Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Shelly Beach
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

4
nights
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island ©
A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
Hamilton Island is known for wildlife, beaches, adventure, zoos & aquariums, and golf. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the exciting artwork at Hamilton Island Art Gallery, bet on your favorite at Go-Kart Racing Track, perfect your strike at Hamilton Island Bowling Alley, and take in the waterfront activity at Hamilton Island Marina.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hamilton Island trip builder .

Fly from Sydney to Hamilton Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Sydney in December since evenings lows in Hamilton Island dip to 28°C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hamilton Island

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 2:
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Catseye Beach ©
Catseye Beach
Passage Peak ©
Passage Peak
Hamilton Island Marina ©
Hamilton Island Marina

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