How to Spend 48 hours in Sydney

How to Spend 48 hours in Sydney

Sydney is a city that deserves time to explore. Sometimes, travelers are visiting multiple cities in one trip, so if you only have 48 hours in Sydney, what should you do?


Check out our most popular vacations that include both Australia & New Zealand!

Australia & New Zealand in 19 days from $3,599

22 Day Australia & New Zealand from $4,999

Day 1:

Visit the Circular Quay in the morning.  This is the main transport hub of Sydney Harbour and you will find the 2 most famous landmarks, the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. You will also find many outdoor cafes, restaurants and don’t miss the Museum of Contemporary Art!

Next stop by the Royal Botanical Gardens, one of the most impressive gardens in the world. Have a picnic lunch in the garden, try a trendy café and enjoy the views. In the Afternoon walk across the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Explore the Rocks District where there is a story on every corner and browse the markets.

In the Evening watch the sunset over the harbor as you have dinner

Browse Australia Vacations here…

Contact a Travel Team Agent for more information or to plan your trip at 1-800-788-0829

Day 2:

Rise early and head to Bondi Beach. Take the Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk, which is free and takes about 2.5 hours. Grab some lunch before taking a ferry to Manly from Circular Quay.  Experience stunning views of the Harbour. Next take a return ferry back to the Quay as you see the sunset behind the Harbour.

For dinner, visit Chinatown for family friendly and cheap eats, or try one the many restaurants.

There is so much to see & do in Sydney!





You Might enjoy:

Highlights of Australia: Rock, Reef & Sydney w/Air from $5,099

Ready to plan your dream vacation?

Contact a Travel Team Agent at 1-800-788-0829

Don’t forget to check out our website and Like us on Facebook for the latest travel deals, news & tips!