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The Rocks Walking Tour: the Original Guided Walking Tour of The Rocks

  • Learn about Sydney’s history as a British Australian settlement from a guide
  • Catch views of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • The stroller-accessible route makes the tour family friendly
The Rocks Walking Tour: the Original Guided Walking Tour of The Rocks
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Discover the history of Sydney on a guided walking tour of the city's The Rocks district. Visit prominent buildings and colonial-era sites such as Cadman's Cottage and Garrison Church, in addition to taking in views of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Along the way, learn about Sydney’s past as a British Australian settlement.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the starting point, which is easily accessible for cruise ship passengers and Sydney visitors, in The Rocks district. From there, visit historic sites and hear stories about the one-time British Australian settlement from a guide.

The walking tour, which covers 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) at a leisurely pace, focuses on the neighborhood located under the Sydney Harbour Bridge and is a popular tourist destination. Wander around the area’s cobbled stone streets, alleyways, and courtyards. The tour includes stops at Cadman's Cottage, which was built in 1816; Campbell's Cove; the Garrison Church, which is known as the Church of Holy Trinity; and more. Plus, see the shoreline of Sydney Cove, as well as views of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.
Reviews (216)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Great insight!

Vicki our guide was very knowledgeable about The Rocks and any questions we threw her way. I have been on many tours of The Rocks and I learned a few more things I did not know today. Thank you Vicki and hope to see you...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 3 days ago
A great historic walk!

A really enjoyable walk around ‘old’ Sydney. Our tour guide Michael was very knowledgeable and shared many interesting and fascinating facts about days gone by at the Rocks. Would definitely recommend if you enjoy a bit of history!

Thank echobarn
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic walking tour of The Rocks!

What a superb tour to discover the history and modern day area of The Rocks. Sally, the tour guide, was versed in her knowledge, organised and a friendly and warm person. I have visited The Rocks since I was a child, but never knew all...More

Thank TillyT1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Walking the Rocks on a Guided Tour

Our guide was Brian a very knowledge and funny man. It was easy to access the pick up point and the walk was quiet easy to do. We enjoyed the information that was given to us about the various places in The Rocks. It was...More

Thank Peter James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rocks Walking Tour

The tour was awesome. Brian was a great tour guide with plenty of knowledge and passion for the Rocks and his job. Would highly recommend.

Thank Heidi C
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CeeAnn V
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Response from Roger G | Reviewed this property |
Yes we went to the office and bought our tickets. The walk begins at that location.