55 days in Sydney & Darwin Itinerary

55 days in Sydney & Darwin Itinerary

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Sydney
— 40 nights
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Darwin
— 14 nights

40
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Sydney: Bilpin (Pine Crest Orchard, Bilpin Cider Company, &more), Blackheath (Evans Lookout, Govetts Leap, &more) and Katoomba (Echo Point Lookout, The Three Sisters, &more). Spend the 7th (Mon) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi to Coogee Walk, examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sydney trip website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Sydney. In August, daytime highs in Sydney are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 14th (Mon), you'll travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, Leura, Blue Mountains National Park, Bilpin
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

14
nights
Darwin

The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Darwin: Territory Wildlife Park (in Berry Springs), Litchfield National Park (in Batchelor) and Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park (in Douglas-Daly). Spend the 15th (Tue) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: stroll through Mindil Beach, learn about all things military at Darwin Aviation Museum, get engrossed in the history at RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, and take in the dramatic natural features at Berry Springs Nature Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Darwin trip maker website.

Fly from Sydney to Darwin in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Darwin. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in September; daily highs in Darwin reach 38°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Territory Wildlife Park, Litchfield National Park, Tjuwaliyn (Douglas) Hot Springs Park
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 28:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

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