This iconic road trip will take you from the glitzing world of Sydney
to classic, serene beauty of Gold Coast. En route, you will pass by
picturesque villages, stunning beaches, spectacular rainforests, and a
lot more as you continue driving along the way.
Plan your travel
itinerary with motorhome rental Sydney and you are bound to unfold the
divine beauty of New South Wales in the most enthralling manner.
Remember, there is no dearth of parking grounds on your way to gold
coast. So, you can stop your motorhome in any of those numerous
campsites or caravan parks and reenergize yourself for the next stretch
Let’s begin with this 5 day scenic drive from Sydney to the Gold Coast.
Day 1 – Sydney to Nelson Bay
Distance: 207 Km
Time: 2 hour, 49 Minutes
Dolphin watching at Nelson Bay, a charming suburb on the
southern shores of Port Stephens, forms the major highlight of your
first day tour. However, there is a lot more things to see and do in
this sleepy town of NSW. Just 15 minute drive away from the town is
Halifax Beachside Holiday Park, where you can relax over night before
embarking upon the next day adventure.
Day 2 – Nelson Bay to Port Macquarie
Distance: 250 Km
Time: 3 Hours, 18 Minutes
Situated in the jaw of the Hastings River, Port Macquarie is
one of the most popular destinations for water excursions in NSW.
Besides, the place thrive rich historical heritage; it is home to the
oldest church of the country. You can step aboard a boat, enjoy camel
riding, go shopping, try your hands at golfing, tuck into some yummy
local dishes, or visit theme parks for some fun rides. So, there is
something special for everyone!
Take your four-wheels to the
nearby Sundowner Break Wall Tourist Park. This 4-star rated park offers
all world-class amenities such as free internet, kids’ playground, camp
kitchen and children club. Some must-see places on the 2nd day of your
journey includes the Cassegrain Winery, The Sea Acres Rainforest Centre
Day 3 - Port Macquarie to Coffs Harbour
Distance: 163 Km
Time: 2 Hours, 23 Minutes
Every year a large number of tourists, both locals and
international, flock to this area of NSW to embrace its wonderful
beaches and pleasant climate. Lay down on the shore or take a walk
around over the island. When I visited this place last year in August,
it made me feel as I am on another edge of the world. I was also
fortunate enough to watch thousands of mutton birds, whom after the
island is named as ‘mutton bird island’.
If you happen to be here
between June and November, fair chances are you will get closer look to
humpback whales. Don’t miss the famous touristy sights of Pet Porpoise
Pool and the Big Banana. Just a few minute ride away from big Banana is
the Emerald Beach holiday park with some great amenities and
Day 4 - Coffs Harbour to Byron Bay
Distance: 240 Km
Time: 3 Hours, 30 Minutes
a famous tourist sight of NSW, Byron Bay is home to magnificent beaches
surrounded by lush green hills and there is a rocky Cape Byron in close
proximity. Upon arrival, you will feel the laid back vibes. Head down
to the main beach area where you can watch dolphins jumping high close
to the shore. And don’t miss out on visiting the lighthouse.
Day 5 - Byron Bay to Gold Coast
Distance: 102 KM
Time: 1 Hour, 30 Minutes
It’s one of top 10 scenic drives in the world. What’s more,
it is home to many family friendly destinations including Dreamworld and
Surfer's Paradise. And of course there are many cafes and beaches to
spend some relaxing moments along the coast. Whether it is a romantic
escape or a family-friendly holiday you are looking for, the Gold Coast
makes the right choice.
So, what are you waiting for? Browse the web and grab that best deal to book your Sydney Motorhome rental drive today. Happy holidaying!