8 days in Port Macquarie & Sydney Itinerary

8 days in Port Macquarie & Sydney Itinerary

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8 days in Port Macquarie & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Port Macquarie
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Sydney
— 3 nights
End: Sydney

4
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.
Port Macquarie is known for wildlife, trails, historic sites, nature, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Coastal walk, identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, experience rural life at Ricardoes Tomatoes and U-Pick Strawberry Farm, and visit a coastal fixture at Tacking Point Lighthouse.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Port Macquarie trip itinerary planner.

Sydney to Port Macquarie is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from Sydney, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Port Macquarie, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of 11°C. On the 14th (Wed), you're off toSydney.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, trails, beaches, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk, take a stroll through Darling Harbour, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary tool .

You can fly from Port Macquarie to Sydney in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Port Macquarie in August: highs in Sydney hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk ©
Bondi to Coogee Beach Coastal Walk
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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