5 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

5 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

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5 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Leura
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Wallerawang
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Leura

Leura ©
Leura is a suburb in the City of Blue Mountains local government area that is located west of the Sydney central business district in New South Wales, Australia. Take a break from Leura with a short trip to The Three Sisters in Katoomba, about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, get outside with Evans Lookout, make a trip to Leura Cascades, and stop by Blue Mountains Chocolate Company.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Leura travel route planner.

Sydney to Leura is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Sydney in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Leura, with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Wallerawang.

Things to do in Leura

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trips

Blackheath, Katoomba
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Echo Point Lookout ©
Echo Point Lookout
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

2
nights
Wallerawang

Wallerawang ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Queen Elizabeth Park, examine the collection at Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum, and then explore the activities along Lake Wallace. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Glow Worm Tunnel and then steep yourself in history at Blackfellows Hand Cave.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Wallerawang trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Leura to Wallerawang in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wallerawang

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lithgow
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:
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Lake Wallace ©
Lake Wallace
Blackfellows Hand Cave ©
Blackfellows Hand Cave
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum ©
Lithgow Small Arms Factory Museum

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