9 days in Sydney & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

9 days in Sydney & Kangaroo Island Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
1
Sydney
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Sydney

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Govetts Leap and Hyde Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sydney: Everglades Historic House and Gardens (in Leura), Wentworth Falls (in Wentworth Falls) and The Giant Stairway (in Katoomba). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of The Rocks, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sea Life Sydney Aquarium, stop by Darling Harbour, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Sydney tour itinerary builder tool.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Everglades Historic House and Gardens, Wentworth Falls, Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Shelly Beach, The Giant Stairway
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. On the 29th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Flinders Chase National Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Kangaroo Island takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and taxi. You'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Kangaroo Island due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail ©
Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail
Admirals Arch ©
Admirals Arch
Flinders Chase National Park ©
Flinders Chase National Park

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