8 days in New South Wales Itinerary

8 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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8 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly:  31​h
1
Blackheath
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sydney
— 4 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Zurich

1
day
Blackheath

Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
On the 3rd (Sun), take in breathtaking views at Pulpit Rock Lookout, then take a peaceful walk through Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, and then skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Blackheath day trip planning website .

Zurich, Switzerland to Blackheath is an approximately 31-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in February, with highs in Blackheath at 33°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Blackheath

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Coachwood Glen Nature Trail, Pulpit Rock Lookout
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Pulpit Rock Lookout ©
Pulpit Rock Lookout

4
nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Bondi Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Rocks and Hyde Park Barracks Museum. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Manly Beach, meet the residents at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, stroll through The Opera House to the Botanic Gardens Walk, and see a show at Sydney Opera House.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney trip planner .

You can drive from Blackheath to Sydney in 2 hours. In February in Sydney, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Manly Beach
Manly Beach

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