14 days in New South Wales Itinerary

14 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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Sydney
— 3 nights
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Palm Beach
— 3 nights
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Nelson Bay
— 2 nights
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Pokolbin
— 1 night
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Katoomba
— 3 nights
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Narooma
— 1 night

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Sydney

Sydney ©

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Bondi Beach and Bronte Beach. Get some cultural insight at Darling Harbour and The Rocks. Go for a jaunt from Sydney to Manly to see Shelly Beach about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: trek along Bondi to Coogee Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Clovelly Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and take in the pleasant sights at The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Sydney trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Sydney. In December in Sydney, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Palm Beach.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Bondi Beach
4.2
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The Rocks
4.6
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Manly Beach
4.6

3
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Palm Beach

Palm Beach ©
Palm Beach is a suburb in the northern beaches region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Escape the urban bustle at Bouddi National Park and Macmasters Beach. Relax by the water at Palm Beach and Whale Beach. And it doesn't end there: find your balance on the water with Paddlecraft Kayaks, identify plant and animal life at The Crommelin Native Arboretum, and kick back and relax at Bilgola Beach.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Palm Beach trip planner.

You can drive from Sydney to Palm Beach in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Nelson Bay.

Things to do in Palm Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Beach
Palm Beach
4.5
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Whale Beach
4.9

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Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay ©
Nelson Bay is a suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. On the 27th (Sun), kick back and relax at Fingal Bay Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tomaree Head, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bagnalls Beach Reserve, and finally identify plant and animal life at Fly Point. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach Reserve and then fulfill a lifelong dream with Dolphin Swim Australia.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nelson Bay online trip planner.

You can drive from Palm Beach to Nelson Bay in 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Nelson Bay can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pokolbin.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

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Wildlife Area
Tomaree Head
5.0

1
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Pokolbin

Pokolbin ©
With its first vineyards established in the mid 19th century, wine tourism in Pokolbin remains a major draw.
On the 29th (Tue), do a tasting at Ivanhoe Wines, then awaken your taste buds at Hunter Valley Boutique Wine Tours, then do a tasting at Ernest Hill Wines, and finally soar above the sights with Balloon Aloft Hunter Valley Day Tours.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Pokolbin visit planning app.

Getting from Nelson Bay to Pokolbin by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. December in Pokolbin sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Pokolbin

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors

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Winery / Vineyard
Ivanhoe Wines
4.8

3
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Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Escape the urban bustle at Canyoning & Rappelling Tours and The National Pass. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls Lookout, identify plant and animal life at Katoomba Cascades, take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and go on a hair-raising tour with Blue Mountains Mystery Tours.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Katoomba vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Pokolbin to Katoomba takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Narooma.

Things to do in Katoomba

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

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Historic Walking Area
The National Pass
4.7

1
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Narooma

Narooma ©
Narooma is a town in the Australian state of New South Wales on the far south coast. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Montague Island, then stroll through Safety Bar Beach (South), and then meet some fierce fish with Underwater Safaris.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Narooma journey app.

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Narooma takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Katoomba in January, you will find days in Narooma are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Narooma

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
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