30 days in New South Wales Itinerary

30 days in New South Wales Itinerary

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30 days in New South Wales Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Fly + Drive:  20 h 30 min
1
Byron Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Coffs Harbour
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Port Macquarie
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Newcastle
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Katoomba
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Sydney
— 8 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Dhaka City

3
nights
Byron Bay

Byron Bay ©
Named after Lord Byron's grandfather, Byron Bay is not only famous as the easternmost point of Australia, but even more so as one of the liveliest vacation spots in the country.
Get out of town with these interesting Byron Bay side-trips: Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre (in Murwillumbah), Watersports Guru (in Kingscliff) and Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Heritage Aviation Museum (in Evans Head). There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Cape Byron Lighthouse, glide peacefully along the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, trek along Cape Byron Walking Track, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Arakwal National Park.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Byron Bay is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in February, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Coffs Harbour.

Things to do in Byron Bay

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Watersports Guru, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Evans Head Memorial Aerodrome Heritage Aviation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Watersports Guru ©
Watersports Guru
Cape Byron Lighthouse ©
Cape Byron Lighthouse
Cape Byron Walking Track
Cape Byron Walking Track

4
nights
Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour ©
Nestled between the mountains and the ocean, Coffs Harbour is one of the larger cities in New South Wales.
Get out of town with these interesting Coffs Harbour side-trips: Parque Nacional de Dorrigo (in Dorrigo), Nambucca Heads Beach (in Nambucca Heads) and Theblackhole (in Bellingen). And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at The Boardwalk, glide peacefully along the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, tour the pleasant surroundings at Park Beach, and kick back and relax at Bongil Bongil National Park.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Coffs Harbour trip planner.

Traveling by car from Byron Bay to Coffs Harbour takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Byron Bay in February, expect nights in Coffs Harbour to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Port Macquarie.

Things to do in Coffs Harbour

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Urunga, Theblackhole, Parque Nacional de Dorrigo, Nambucca Heads Beach
Highlights from your plan
Urunga Wetlands Boardwalk ©
Urunga Wetlands Boardwalk
The Boardwalk ©
The Boardwalk
The Big Banana Fun Park ©
The Big Banana Fun Park

4
nights
Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie ©
Known for its numerous beaches and resident koala population, Port Macquarie offers visitors a welcoming environment in which to unwind.
Get out of town with these interesting Port Macquarie side-trips: Forster (Forster Main Beach & Seal Rocks), Whitewashed Gallery (in Hallidays Point) and North Brother Mountain (in Laurieton). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Hospital, enjoy the sea views from Tacking Point Lighthouse, walk around Mrs York's Garden, and stroll through Coastal walk.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Port Macquarie holiday builder website .

Drive from Coffs Harbour to Port Macquarie in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Coffs Harbour in February, expect nights in Port Macquarie to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are slightly colder, around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Newcastle.

Things to do in Port Macquarie

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Forster, North Brother Mountain, Whitewashed Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Koala Hospital ©
Koala Hospital
Coastal walk ©
Coastal walk
Tacking Point Lighthouse ©
Tacking Point Lighthouse

4
nights
Newcastle

Newcastle ©
While Newcastle is known for its coal exports, it's also made a name for itself with a cultural boom.
Explore Newcastle's surroundings by going to Tomaree Head (in Shoal Bay), Bagnalls Beach Reserve (in Corlette) and Norah Head Lighthouse (in Norah Head). And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Newcastle Memorial Walk, get a tailor-made plan with Private Tours, walk around Speers Point Park, and learn about winemaking at Leogate Estate Wines.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Newcastle trip planner.

Drive from Port Macquarie to Newcastle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from Port Macquarie in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Newcastle, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Katoomba.

Things to do in Newcastle

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Pokolbin, Speers Point Park, Bagnalls Beach Reserve, Wollombi Endeavour Museum, Tomaree Head
Highlights from your plan
Harkham Wines ©
Harkham Wines
Newcastle Memorial Walk ©
Newcastle Memorial Walk
Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head

5
nights
Katoomba

Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Katoomba: Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge), Cathedral of Ferns Walk (in Mt Wilson) and Hassan's Wall (in Lithgow). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, don't miss a visit to Echo Point Lookout, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bilpin Cider Company.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Katoomba online day trip planner .

Drive from Newcastle to Katoomba in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In March in Katoomba, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sydney.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Blackheath, Leura, Cathedral of Ferns Walk, The National Pass, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters

8
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.
Sydney is known for nightlife, shopping, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of The Rocks, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, hike along Bondi to Coogee Walk, and kick back and relax at Manly Beach.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Sydney vacation maker app .

You can drive from Katoomba to Sydney in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Sydney can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sydney

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bondi to Coogee Walk
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach

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