8 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

8 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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8 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

Start: London
+2
Fly + train + ferry:  26​h
1
Manly
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Penrith
— 1 night
Fly:  31​h
End: London

3
nights
Manly

Manly ©
Located 11 km (7 mi) across the harbor from Sydney, a holiday in Manly combines quiet neighborhood charm and coastal attractions, all the while placing you within easy access to the big city.
Take a break from the city and head to Shelly Beach and Palm Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Balmoral Beach, Mosman and Little Manly Beach. Explore Manly's surroundings by going to North Narrabeen Beach (in Narrabeen), Warriewood Beach (in Warriewood) and Bilgola Beach (in Bilgola). Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at Taronga Zoo, identify plant and animal life at Cabbage Tree Bay Aquatic Reserve, and contemplate the long history of Vaucluse House.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Manly road trip planner.

London, UK to Manly is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and ferry. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of flight, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Manly is 10 hours. Traveling from London in February, things will get much warmer in Manly: highs are around 31°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Penrith.

Things to do in Manly

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mosman, Warriewood Beach, North Narrabeen Beach, Palm Beach, Bilgola Beach
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

1
night
Penrith

Penrith ©
Penrith is a suburb and major centre in the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. On the 8th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Featherdale Wildlife Park, look for gifts at Duck In, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Nepean River.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Penrith road trip planning site .

Drive from Manly to Penrith in 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Featherdale Wildlife Park
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Featherdale Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Duck In ©
Duck In

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