8 days in North Sydney, Glenworth Valley & Blue Mountains Itinerary

8 days in North Sydney, Glenworth Valley & Blue Mountains Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kirribilli
— 2 nights
2
Glenworth Valley
— 1 night
3
Blackheath
— 4 nights

2
nights
Kirribilli

Kirribilli ©
On the 17th (Fri), get in on the family fun at Luna Park Sydney. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): stop by Coco Chocolate, thenstroll through Shelly Beach, thenexplore the world behind art at Manly Art Gallery and Museum, and finally meet the residents at Taronga Zoo.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kirribilli road trip planner.

Adelaide to Kirribilli is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) is 0.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Kirribilli when traveling from Adelaide in January, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Glenworth Valley.

Things to do in Kirribilli

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Manly, Taronga Zoo, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Luna Park Sydney, May Gibbs' Nutcote
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Taronga Zoo ©
Taronga Zoo
Shelly Beach ©
Shelly Beach
Manly Sea Life Sanctuary ©
Manly Sea Life Sanctuary

1
night
Glenworth Valley

Glenworth Valley ©
Glenworth Valley is a suburb of the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia 65km north of Sydney. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): ride a horse along Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures, look for all kinds of wild species at Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, and then take some stellar pictures from Staples Lookout.

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Traveling by car from Kirribilli to Glenworth Valley takes an hour. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Blackheath.

Things to do in Glenworth Valley

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, Staples Lookout
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Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park ©
Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park
Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures ©
Glenworth Valley Outdoor Adventures
Staples Lookout ©
Staples Lookout

4
nights
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Venture out of the city with trips to Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Bilpin Cider Company (in Bilpin). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Giant Stairway.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Blackheath tour builder website.

You can drive from Glenworth Valley to Blackheath in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Blackheath

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Katoomba, Leura, Hargraves Lookout, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, Wentworth Falls
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Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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