Wollongong Itinerary 5 Days

Recent Itineraries for Wollongong in 5 Days

Spending 5 days in Wollongong? Refer these recently created 5 days 4 nights Wollongong travel itineraries.

5 Days in Wollongong - Perfect Vacation Guide

With its undying aura of serenity, the effortless fusion of old and new-world charm, the picturesque locales, the riot of colorful neighborhoods and the energetic crowds - Wollongong is one mesmerizing destination. Choosing the must visit places in Wollongong when you are running short on time can be quite a tough task!

Are 5 days enough for Wollongong tour?

Wondering about what to see in 5 days in Wollongong ? It can be a confusing task to decide where to go in Wollongong. But, 5 days are perfect to cover each corner of Wollongong. You can visit popular places in Wollongong, get walking tour and have local food during your vacation.

How much money for 5 days in Wollongong?

The budget cost of 5 days in Wollongong is USD 735. You can further save on your stays by opting for hostels and homestay. Also try to travel by public transportation whenever possible.

What to pack for Wollongong 5 days vacation?

  • Carry extra battery of camera. If you are a shutterbug, carry extra memory card; those 5 days in Wollongong are going to be full of moments that you would want to click!
  • Keep a journal to record your favorite moments and scribble notes!
  • Since you will be having a heavy luggage to fit your belongings for 5 days, carry a small backpack that you can use while you go sightseeing!

What to see in Wollongong in 5 days?

Nan Tien Temple, Wollongong Botanic Garden, Wattamolla Beach, Wollongong Breakwater Lighthouse must be a part of your Wollongong itinerary in 5 days! Also, you cannot afford to miss Wollongong To Thirroul Bike Track, Lake Illawarra, Macquarie Pass National Park. Since 5 days is a comfortable time to explore the best of Wollongong, you can add Maccabe Park and Sri Venkateswara Temple to your itinerary. If you are too tired running between different spots, you can take a day off from the sightseeing and relax in your room or at a nice cafe.

Wollongong travel tips for first-timers

  • Book a food tour, nothing expresses the essence of Wollongong like its food!
  • Take a weekend getaway, explore the nearby cities of Wollongong.
  • List down the free days of the museums and try to visit them on those days to save on ticket fee.

Getting around Wollongong in 5 days

You are going to be in the city for a considerable amount of time and hence it is recommended to get hang of the local transit system that will make getting around cheaper. Alternatively, you can hire a car or a bike and explore Wollongong on your own, at your own pace.

Best places to eat, drink, and shop in Wollongong

Eat, drink, shop repeat! You can enjoy an excellent retail therapy when in Wollongong. On your 5-day trip, make sure you try out the best local delicacies as well as shop for some souvenirs to take back home.

Where to stay in Wollongong for 5D4N vacation?

For a 5 day 4 nights vacation in Wollongong, you can choose a vacation rental or a hotel that is conveniently located. You can score a good deal on BnB, since the stay is for a longer duration.

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