16 days in Sydney & Hamilton Island Itinerary

16 days in Sydney & Hamilton Island Itinerary

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1
Sydney
— 6 nights
2
Hamilton Island
— 6 nights

6
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.
Popular historic sites such as Barrenjoey Lighthouse and Vaucluse House are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Observatory Hill and Justice & Police Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: The National Pass (in Blue Mountains National Park), Ocean Beach (in Umina Beach) and Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bronte Beach, catch some excitement at Virtual Room Sydney - Virtual Reality Sydney Adventure, take in the waterfront at Cockle Bay Wharf, and get your game on at Flight Experience.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sydney visit planning website.

Washington DC, USA to Sydney is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 15 hours traveling from Washington DC to Sydney. In December, Sydney is much warmer than Washington DC - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hamilton Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Barrenjoey Lighthouse, The National Pass, Bronte Beach, Ocean Beach, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Sydney Harbour Circle Walk ©
Sydney Harbour Circle Walk
The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum

6
nights
Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island ©
A trip to Hamilton Island takes you to a car-free destination mostly covered in bushland.
Step off the beaten path and head to Catseye Beach and Hamilton Island Golf Club. Kids will enjoy Go-Kart Racing Track and Wild life Hamilton Island. There's much more to do: go for a stroll along the water at Hamilton Island Marina, get your game on at Sports Club, enjoy some friendly competition at Hamilton Island Bowling Alley, and take in the exciting artwork at Hamilton Island Art Gallery.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Hamilton Island travel planner.

Fly from Sydney to Hamilton Island in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. Traveling from Sydney in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Hamilton Island, with lows of °F. You will leave for home on the 1st (Fri).

Things to do in Hamilton Island

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 26 — Jan 1:
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Catseye Beach ©
Catseye Beach
Hamilton Island Golf Club ©
Hamilton Island Golf Club
Go-Kart Racing Track ©
Go-Kart Racing Track

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