20 days in Australia Itinerary

20 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sydney
— 8 nights
2
Katoomba
— 3 nights
3
Blackheath
— 2 nights
4
Shoal Bay
— 3 nights
5
Port Macquarie
— 3 nights

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.
Shop till you drop at Sydney Fish Market and Rick Rutherford's Country. Get outdoors at Bondi Beach and Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park. Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park), The Nook (in Leura) and Coachwood Glen Nature Trail (in Megalong Valley). Spend the 19th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through The Rocks, get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Coogee Beach, and admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney.

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If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Pulpit Rock Lookout, Rick Rutherford's Country, Taronga Zoo, Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park, The Nook
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Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Bondi to Coogee Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Walk
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

3
nights
Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Katoomba Falls has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Katoomba Falls, admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, thenlook for gifts at Teddy Sinclair, thenbrowse the different shops at Leura Mall, and finally get interesting insight from Tours. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of The National Pass, thenadmire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, thenview the masterpieces at Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, and finally look for gifts at Blue Mountains Chocolate Company.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Katoomba online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Katoomba when traveling from Sydney in October, with lows around °C. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Blackheath.

Things to do in Katoomba

Outdoors Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Leura, Wentworth Falls, The National Pass
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

2
nights
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): tee off at Blackheath Golf Club. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bilpin Cider Company, thenget to know the fascinating history of Hartley Historic Village, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Jenolan Caves, and finally learn something new at Keith Rowe Gallery.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Blackheath road trip planning app.

Blackheath is just a short distance from Katoomba. In October, daytime highs in Blackheath are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Shoal Bay.

Things to do in Blackheath

Shopping Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Bilpin, Jenolan Caves, Hartley Historic Village
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Hartley Historic Village ©
Hartley Historic Village

3
nights
Shoal Bay

Shoal Bay ©
On the 27th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Elizabeth Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bennetts Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Maitland Regional Art Gallery, thencontemplate the long history of Maitland Gaol, and then stroll through Jimmy's Beach.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Shoal Bay trip planner.

Traveling by car from Blackheath to Shoal Bay takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Shoal Bay

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Hawks Nest, Maitland Gaol, Maitland Regional Art Gallery, Elizabeth Beach
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Jimmy's Beach ©
Jimmy's Beach
Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Bennetts Beach ©
Bennetts Beach

3
nights
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Thomas Anglican Church. On the next day, visit a coastal fixture at Tacking Point Lighthouse, identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, thenhave fun at Port Macquarie Driving Range and Mini Golf, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Googik heritage Trail.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Port Macquarie trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Shoal Bay to Port Macquarie in 3 hours. While traveling from Shoal Bay, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point Lighthouse

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