1,001
trips planned today
4.6
out of 5
Trustscore rating
©

Cessnock trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Cessnock

3.8
Located adjacent to Australia’s oldest wine region, Cessnock takes a more down-to-earth approach than the tourist haven of Lower Hunter. The humble environs and people of Cessnock may prove a nice alternative to staying in the region's epicenter. And don't worry, you won't miss a beat: basing your holiday in Cessnock gives you more affordable options with plenty of amenities, plus easy access to all of the wine-tasting and guided tours that places like Pokolbin offer. Note that the only real way of accessing Lower Hunter is by car, but car rentals within Cessnock are available. Be sure to take advantage of the great selection of budget-friendly restaurants located in the center. Cessnock is in Greater Newcastle. Plan your tour of Cessnock and Australia travel itinerary using our Australia online attractions planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Cessnock

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Cessnock

4.2
Duration: 2 hours
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
4.1
Duration: 30 minutes

Wineries in Cessnock

4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Cessnock

4.8
Duration: 3 hours
4.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

Golf in Cessnock

3.5
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 4 hours
2.9
Duration: 2 hours

Tours in Cessnock

See all ›
3.8
Duration: 3 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 6 hours
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
4.3
Duration: 2 hours

Where to stay in Cessnock

With a number of affordable bed and breakfasts, motels, and hostels, Cessnock presents a more inexpensive alternative to Pokolbin. If you're traveling in the area on a budget, the basic accommodations in Cessnock may be a perfect fit. Don't be put off by the affordability and convenience: you may be pleasantly surprised by some of the charmingly quaint bed and breakfasts here. In general, there should be no need to reserve ahead, unless your trip falls during a festival like Jazz in the Vines in neighboring Pokolbin.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Cessnock

1 day in Pokolbin BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Nulkaba BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Cessnock BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, popular sights Preferences: July, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Cessnock BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Cessnock BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Pokolbin BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Hunter Valley BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, romantic, popular sights Preferences: June, kids, romantic Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Rothbury BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Pokolbin BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Hunter Valley BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Cessnock BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Cessnock BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans