5 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

5 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

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5 days in Sydney & Port Macquarie Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Port Macquarie
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through The Rocks, take in the views from Sydney Harbour Bridge, stroll through Bondi Beach, and trek along The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk.

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Melbourne to Sydney is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Melbourne in January since evenings lows in Sydney dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

1
night
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 21st (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Koala Hospital, enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse, and then explore the striking landscape of Sea Acres Rainforest Centre Port Macquarie.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Port Macquarie travel route builder .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Port Macquarie takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Sydney in January, you will find days in Port Macquarie are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point Lighthouse

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