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Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Overview
Explore Sydney and Bondi Beach on this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour, which takes you by double-decker bus to 34 stops around the city including Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, Bondi Beach and more. Enjoy unobstructed views and recorded commentary on board. Simply hop off to walk around and sightsee in depth. Your ticket is valid for 24 or 48 hours, so you can experience Sydney and Bondi's most noteworthy attractions, sights, and shopping and dining areas at your own pace.
Highlights
  • Convenient hop-on hop-off transportation on an open-top double-decker bus
  • 34 stops around the city including Sydney Harbour, Bondi Beach, and Darling Harbour
  • Onboard audio commentary ensures you don’t miss anything
  • Buses depart every 15-20 minutes on the city route, or every 30 minutes on the Bondi route: less time waiting, more time sightseeing
What to Expect
Make your way to any of the 34 stops (see itinerary) to validate your 24- or 48-hour ticket, then hop aboard one of the open-top double-decker buses. Your tickets offer access to both the Sydney and Bondi Beach bus routes, which connect at Cook and Phillip Park, 100 William Street or Central Station stops. Each circuit takes around 1.5 hours, and you can jump on and off as many times as you like. Perhaps get off at Sydney Harbour to enjoy magnificent views of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, take a stroll around Hyde Park or the Royal Botanic Garden, or explore Chinatown. Or visit Sydney Fish Market, watch the surfers at Bondi Beach, and discover neighborhoods like the Rocks and Paddington. While onboard, don’t forget to plug in your headphones and listen to the audio commentary, which points out all the main attractions along the route, and offers background history and fun facts to help you learn more about the Harbour City.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Main Stops: Central Station or Circular Quay OR Board the bus at any of the following stops: Sydney Route Stop 1 Circular Quay (Corner of Alfred and George Streets) Stop 2 Sydney Tower / Westfield Sydney Stop 3 Cook and Phillip Park / Australian Museum Stop 4 William Street Stop 5 Kings Cross Stop 6 El Almein Fountain Stop 7 Woolloomooloo Stop 8  Sydney Opera House Stop 9 Botanic Gardens Stop 10 State Library Stop 11 Hyde Park North Stop 12 Central Station Stop 13 Power House Museum Stop 14 Sydney Fish Markets Stop 15 The Star Stop 16 Maritime Museum Stop 17 International Convention Centre (ICC) Stop 18 Chinese Gardens / Chinatown Stop 19 SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium Stop 20 King Street Wharf Stop 21 Barangaroo Stop 22 Sydney Harbour Bridge Stop 23 The Rocks Stop 1 Circular Quay (Corner of Alfred and George Streets) Bondi Tour Stop 24 Central Station Stop 25 Town Hall (Stop temporarily closed) Stop 26 Australian Museum Stop 27 100 William Street Stop 28 Paddington Town Hall Stop 29 Centennial Parklands Stop 30 Bondi Beach Stop 31 North Bondi Stop 32 Rose Bay Stop 33 Double Bay Stop 24 Central Station
Departure Time
48 Hour Deluxe
4/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 8/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

48 Hour Premium Ticket Special
12/22/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 07:30 PM

48 Hour Family Premium Ticket
4/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 8/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

48 Hour Deluxe Ticket Special
12/22/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 07:30 PM

24 Hour Family Classic Ticket
4/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

9/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 07:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 8/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

24 Hour Classic Ticket
4/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

9/1/2019 - 3/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 07:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 8/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

48 Hour Premium Ticket
4/1/2019 - 9/30/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 9/30/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

48 Hour Family Deluxe Ticket
4/1/2019 - 8/31/2019Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM

4/1/2020 - 8/31/2020Monday - Sunday:08:30 AM - 06:30 PM
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • Choice of 24 hour or 48 hour pass
  • Pre-recorded commentary in English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean
  • Free wifi onboard
  • Entry/Admission - Darling Harbour
  • Entry/Admission - The Rocks
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
  • Entry/Admission - Hyde Park
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Admission
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • When booking the 24 or 48 hour Family Pass, only the lead passenger name is required for a booking of up to 2 Adults and 2 children 16 years and under. At time of booking you only need to enter 1 adult to complete your booking
  • Infants aged 0 to 4 years travel free of charge
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Did the simple day trip. Both tours. Terrible ! Whilst I accept the pouring rain had an impact I’ve done dozens of city tours & this was by far the worst. We boarded at stop19 of 23 intending to do the full round. Asked to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ramsay W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I struggled to book online tickets but that was a problem with my Yahoo mail server, not Big Bus. They have an awesome APP and you can see where the bus is to your location. We could see exactly when the bus was going to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Liesl C
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Sydney marathon was on the morning of the day we reserved this bus. They didn't warn us, even though they had our contact information, that buses wouldn't be running until after 11:30. Once they did start running, they were spotty at best. The first...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ldcreoNY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice way to see some of Sydney's sights and get your grounding of the city. Enjoyed very much and the sights

Thank kathybQ7862EQ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Japanese gardens are a must see. Hop on hop off buses are always great to hear the history of the city

Date of experience: September 2019
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Martin U
4 September 2019|
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Response from beagreatcustomer | Reviewed this property |
The bus stops at the Opera House which is a short walk back to Circular Quay. We used a private transfer company which worked out $30 more expensive then a taxi both to and from the airport.
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JZamcon
9 July 2019|
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Response from 646happyholidays | Reviewed this property |
It depends how many times you get on and off!! If you don’t it’s appropriately two hours.
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Companion17772347847
30 June 2019|
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Response from HelenAustralia1948 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't help you. I don't know where the Westin is.
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