48 days in New South Wales Itinerary

48 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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Start: Bathurst
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Bathurst
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
2
Lithgow
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Katoomba
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
4
Megalong Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Lithgow
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
6
Bathurst
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
7
Blayney
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
8
Carcoar
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
9
Cowra
— 9 nights
Drive:  1 h
10
Young
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
11
Boorowa
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h
12
Yass
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
13
Gundagai
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
14
Tumut
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
15
Cooma
— 7 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: Albury

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Bathurst

Bathurst ©
Bathurst is a regional city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Old Government Cottage.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bathurst trip site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Bathurst. In April, daytime highs in Bathurst are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Lithgow.

Things to do in Bathurst

Museums
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:
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Old Government Cottage ©
Old Government Cottage

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Lithgow

Lithgow ©
Lithgow is a city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia and is the administrative centre of the City of Lithgow local government area. On the 19th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Blackfellows Hand Cave and then trek along Evans Crown. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, admire the natural beauty at Bebeah, then stroll through Cathedral of Ferns Walk, and finally make a trip to Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lithgow trip planner.

You can drive from Bathurst to Lithgow in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in April, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Lithgow

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Mt Wilson, Wentworth Falls, Street Art Walk - by Street Art Murals Australia, Evans Crown
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
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Evans Crown ©
Evans Crown
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Blackfellows Hand Cave ©
Blackfellows Hand Cave

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Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Eagle Rock Adventures Pty Ltd and Coachwood Glen Nature Trail. Visiting Blue Mountains and Lincoln's Rock will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Giant Stairway, admire the sheer force of Katoomba Cascades, get great views at Pulpit Rock Lookout, and hike along Ruined Castle Walking Track.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Katoomba trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Lithgow to Katoomba by car takes about an hour. April in Katoomba sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Megalong Valley.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Blue Mountains National Park, Megalong Valley
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:
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Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
Lincoln's Rock ©
Lincoln's Rock
The Giant Stairway ©
The Giant Stairway

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Megalong Valley

Megalong Valley ©
On the 25th (Sat), take a peaceful walk through Perry's Lookdown.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Megalong Valley vacation site.

Traveling by car from Katoomba to Megalong Valley takes an hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Lithgow.

Things to do in Megalong Valley

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Perry's Lookdown
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:
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Perry's Lookdown ©
Perry's Lookdown

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night
Lithgow

Lithgow ©
You've now added Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Wallace, explore the fascinating underground world of Glow Worm Tunnel, and then take an in-depth tour of Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lithgow trip planner.

You can drive from Megalong Valley to Lithgow in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bathurst.

Things to do in Lithgow

Museums Parks Nature
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 27:
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Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park ©
Lithgow State Mine Heritage Park
Lake Wallace ©
Lake Wallace

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night
Bathurst

Bathurst ©
On the 27th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Kangaroo Boundary Road Reserve and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Burrendong State Park.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bathurst trip builder tool.

You can drive from Lithgow to Bathurst in an hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Lithgow in April since evenings lows in Bathurst dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Blayney.

Things to do in Bathurst

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trip

Lake Burrendong State Park
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 28:
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Lake Burrendong State Park ©
Lake Burrendong State Park

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Blayney

Blayney ©
Blayney is a farming town and administrative centre with a population of 3,355 in 2011, in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kangaroo Boundary Road Reserve, Blast Furnace Park and Cook Park. Get some historical perspective at Hartley Historic Village and Hartley Historic Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Blayney: The Three Sisters (in Katoomba) and Pulpit Rock Lookout (in Blue Mountains National Park).

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Blayney trip planner.

Blayney is very close to Bathurst. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Carcoar.

Things to do in Blayney

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Kangaroo Boundary Road Reserve, The Three Sisters, Cook Park, Pulpit Rock Lookout, Hartley Historic Site
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Hartley Historic Village ©
Hartley Historic Village
Hartley Historic Site ©
Hartley Historic Site

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Carcoar

Carcoar ©
Carcoar is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia, in Blayney Shire. Discover out-of-the-way places like Evans Crown and Carcoar Dam.

To find photos and other tourist information, read Carcoar road trip planning app.

Carcoar is just a stone's throw from Blayney. You will leave for Cowra on the 6th (Wed).

Things to do in Carcoar

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Evans Crown
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Evans Crown ©
Evans Crown
Carcoar Dam ©
Carcoar Dam

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Cowra

Cowra ©
Cowra is a town in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aussie Balloon Trek. Get some cultural insight at Japanese War Cemetery and The Henry Parkes Centre. Explore hidden gems such as McFeeters Motor Museum and O'Brien's Lookout. Venture out of the city with trips to Forbes (Forbes Cemetery & Forbes Historical Museum), Grenfell Visitor Information Centre (in Grenfell) and Parkes (War Memorial, Memorial Hill Lookout, &more). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Cowra Garrison Gates, admire the natural beauty at Cowra Rose Garden, make a trip to Cowra Railway Station, and take some stellar pictures from Bellevue Hill Reserve and Lookout.

To find ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Cowra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Carcoar to Cowra takes an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Young.

Things to do in Cowra

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Parkes, Forbes, Grenfell, Aussie Balloon Trek
Find places to stay May 6 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Japanese War Cemetery ©
Japanese War Cemetery
McFeeters Motor Museum ©
McFeeters Motor Museum
The Henry Parkes Centre ©
The Henry Parkes Centre

1
night
Young

Young
Young is a town in the South West Slopes region of New South Wales, Australia and the largest town in Hilltops Council. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at Boorowa Courthouse Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Young trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Cowra to Young takes an hour. On the 16th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Boorowa.
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:

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Boorowa

Boorowa
Boorowa is a farming town in the South West Slopes of New South Wales, Australia. To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Boorowa planning tool.

You can drive from Young to Boorowa in an hour. You will leave for Yass on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Boorowa

Museums Shopping
Find places to stay May 16 — 17:

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Yass

Yass ©
Yass is a town in the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia in Yass Valley Council. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Garroorigang Historic Home and Tootsie. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wee Jasper Reserves and Saints Peter and Paul's Old Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Jeir Creek Wines (in Murrumbateman) and Goulburn (Riversdale National Trust Historic Homestead & Goulburn Historic Waterworks Museum).

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Yass trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Boorowa to Yass takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Gundagai.

Things to do in Yass

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Goulburn, Jeir Creek Wines, Wee Jasper Reserves
Find places to stay May 16 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Wee Jasper Reserves ©
Wee Jasper Reserves
Riversdale National Trust Historic Homestead ©
Saints Peter and Paul's Old Cathedral ©
Saints Peter and Paul's Old Cathedral

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Gundagai

Gundagai ©
Gundagai is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gundagai Heritage Railway and Yarri and Jacky Jacky Sculpture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Gundagai Museum and Woolpack Inn Museum. Explore Gundagai's surroundings by going to National Museum of Australian Pottery (in Holbrook) and Cootamundra Heritage Centre (in Cootamundra).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Gundagai trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Yass to Gundagai in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Yass in May since evenings lows in Gundagai dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tumut.

Things to do in Gundagai

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Holbrook, Cootamundra Heritage Centre
Find places to stay May 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Gundagai Heritage Railway ©
Gundagai Heritage Railway
Gundagai Museum ©
Gundagai Museum
Woolpack Inn Museum ©
Woolpack Inn Museum

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Tumut

Tumut ©
Tumut or is a town in the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia, situated on the banks of the Tumut River.Tumut sits on the north-west foothills of the Snowy Mountains and is referred to as the gateway to the Snowy Mountains Scheme. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sugar Pine Walk and Tintaldra Store and Tea Rooms. Get in touch with nature at Yarrangobilly Caves and Paddys River Falls. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tumut: Pioneer Women’s Hut (in Tumbarumba) and Man from Snowy River Museum (in Corryong).

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Tumut online itinerary planner.

Drive from Gundagai to Tumut in an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cooma.

Things to do in Tumut

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Pioneer Women’s Hut, Tintaldra Store and Tea Rooms, Sugar Pine Walk, Paddys River Falls, Man from Snowy River Museum
Find places to stay May 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Sugar Pine Walk ©
Sugar Pine Walk
Man from Snowy River Museum ©
Man from Snowy River Museum
Yarrangobilly Caves ©
Yarrangobilly Caves

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Cooma

Cooma ©
Cooma is a town in the south of New South Wales, Australia. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Short Point Recreation Reserve and Camel Rock. Escape the urban bustle at Panboola Wetlands and River Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cooma: Tathra Memorial Gardens Walk (in Tathra), Pambula Beach (in Pambula Beach) and Catholic Church (in Perisher Valley). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Corrective Services NSW Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Charles Davis Photography Gallery, take in the pleasant sights at Mount Gladstone Lookout, and ponder the world of politics at Bombala Railway Station.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cooma tour builder website.

Traveling by car from Tumut to Cooma takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Tumut in May, you will find days in Cooma are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cooma

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Merimbula, Bombala, Tathra Memorial Gardens Walk, Pambula Beach, Camel Rock
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 5:
Highlights from your plan
Corrective Services NSW Museum ©
Corrective Services NSW Museum
Panboola Wetlands ©
Panboola Wetlands
River Walk ©
River Walk

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