15 days in New South Wales & Victoria Itinerary

15 days in New South Wales & Victoria Itinerary

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Sydney
— 4 nights
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Katoomba
— 3 nights
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Ventnor
— 3 nights
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Melbourne
— 4 nights

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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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, stop by Darling Harbour, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip itinerary website.

Melbourne to Sydney is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Sydney, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Beach
Bondi Beach
4.2
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Must see
Darling Harbour
4.5

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Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Explore Katoomba's surroundings by going to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Jenolan Caves (in Jenolan Caves) and Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin). There's lots more to do: get great views at The Three Sisters, take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls Lookout, hike along The Giant Stairway, and get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Katoomba tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Katoomba takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Katoomba sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Ventnor.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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World heritage site
The Three Sisters
4.5
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Historic Walking Area
The National Pass
4.7

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Ventnor

Ventnor ©
Explore Ventnor's surroundings by going to Cape Schanck Boardwalk (in Flinders) and Heronswood (in Dromana).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ventnor tour planner.

Explore your travel options from Katoomba to Ventnor with the Route module. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Katoomba in December; daily highs in Ventnor reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Ventnor

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Cape Schanck Boardwalk
4.9

4
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Melbourne

Melbourne ©

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and walk around Fitzroy Gardens.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planning website.

You can drive from Ventnor to Melbourne in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Tours · Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Zoo
Melbourne Zoo
4.2
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Walking tour
Walking tours
4.8

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