13 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

13 days in Greater Sydney Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bandar Seri Begawan
Fly + Drive:  13 h 15 min
1
Cronulla
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Manly
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Brooklyn
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Penrith
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  13 h 45 min
End: Bandar Seri Begawan

2
nights
Cronulla

Cronulla ©
Cronulla is a beachside suburb, in Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Take a break from the city and head to Cronulla Beach Walk and Wanda Beach. Explore Cronulla's surroundings by going to Maroubra (Maroubra Beach & Mahon Pool). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Shelly Beach RockPool, tour the pleasant surroundings at North Cronulla Beach, and pause for some photo ops at Sir Joseph Banks.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cronulla vacation planning tool.

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam to Cronulla is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan to Cronulla due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan in December; daily highs in Cronulla reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Manly.

Things to do in Cronulla

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Randwick, Sir Joseph Banks
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Cronulla Beach Walk ©
Cronulla Beach Walk
Mahon Pool ©
Mahon Pool
Wanda Beach ©
Wanda Beach

4
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 Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get out of town with these interesting Manly side-trips: Warriewood Beach (in Warriewood), North Bondi Lookout (in Bondi) and Palm Beach (in Palm Beach). There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Manly Sea Life Sanctuary, explore the striking landscape of Sydney Harbour National Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at North Narrabeen Beach, and get to know the resident critters at Taronga Zoo.

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Traveling by car from Cronulla to Manly takes 1.5 hours. December in Manly sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Brooklyn.

Things to do in Manly

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Mosman, Bilgola Beach, Warriewood Beach, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, North Bondi Lookout
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Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Sydney Harbour National Park
Sydney Harbour National Park
Balmoral Beach, Mosman ©
Balmoral Beach, Mosman

2
nights
Brooklyn

Brooklyn ©
Brooklyn is a town on the upper north shore of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia, in the local government area of Hornsby Shire. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): putt your heart out at Thornleigh Golf Centre and then explore the striking landscape of Berowra Valley National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Rowland Reserve, contemplate the waterfront views at The Basin, and then enjoy the sea views from Barrenjoey Lighthouse.

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Traveling by car from Manly to Brooklyn takes 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Brooklyn are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Penrith.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Hornsby, Barrenjoey Lighthouse, Rowland Reserve, The Basin
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Berowra Valley National Park ©
Berowra Valley National Park
Rowland Reserve ©
Rowland Reserve
Barrenjoey Lighthouse ©
Barrenjoey Lighthouse

3
nights
Penrith

Penrith ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Downunder, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Park Sanctuary. On the next day, have some family-friendly fun at Kaos Family Fun, get great views at Burragorang Lookout, thentake a peaceful walk through Cumberland State Forest, and finally look for gifts at Sweetness the Pattiserie.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Penrith online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Brooklyn to Penrith takes 1.5 hours. December in Penrith sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Penrith

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

West Pennant Hills, Sweetness the Pattiserie, Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park, Burragorang Lookout
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Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park ©
Featherdale Sydney Wildlife Park
Cumberland State Forest ©
Cumberland State Forest
Burragorang Lookout ©
Burragorang Lookout

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