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Journey Walks

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Sydney Walking Adventures by Local Storytelling Historians Our lively walking stories will narrate and navigate the historical sights and secrets of Sydney. We specialise in bringing to life the long forgotten tales and changing face of this city...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Meeting point: Quay Bar, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such an interesting tour! Max has a real gift in delivering great interesting information! We went to areas I’d never been before, little back alleys, narrow corridors opening into such rich historical hideaways! Gems dripping into emotion and wonder! Max certainly delivered much more than...More

Thank Lynette C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Journey Walks tourer guide Max, is an engaging storyteller and has wonderful knowledge of the history of Sydney Cove. His passion for history bought the stories and characters of the historical Rocks area to life. Max highlighted many things that I have previously walk...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked 2 tours with Journey Walks: the morning we did Sydney’s Convict Coloney with April and in the afternoon the Sydney Harbour Bridge Adventure with Max. We had a great time. The tours were great, we learned about the history in a story telling...More

Thank VWCalgary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly inspiring story of people who joined hands to build a dream. From what was supposed to be a convict colony the community managed to create a rewarding society. One of the best tours I've ever been too - highly recommended to both visitors and...More

Thank Lada A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb walking tour of old Sydney. Booked it last minute and so glad we did. One of the most informative and entertaining walking tours we’ve ever done. April made the history come alive for our 9year old and the stories memorable and personal in a...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic tour and history of the Rock's. Max is very personable and knowledgeable of the history of Sydney.

Thank William K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great tour! Max was incredibly interesting, knowledgeable and made history fun. This is a must tour for all Australians and visitors to Sydney alike. Such an amazing experience. You will be hard pressed to find a better tour that is such exceptional value...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks to a birthday gift for my boyfriend, my sister, her husband & the two of us spend a thoroughly enjoyable 2+ hours with Max. He explained in great & interesting detail the history of the colony of Sydney, the meanings behind some very well...More

Thank acstravell
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My wife and I went on the convict/rocks tour, led by Max, and we could not recommend it enough! Max covered so much history, which is all around us in Sydney but we never stop to notice it. So many secret alleyways and hovels and...More

Thank Derek M
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

The tour guide was immensely insightful, professional and engaging. We learned quite a bit about the fascinating people who once lived in this historic enclave of Sydney. My husband’s only criticism was that they should have charged us more(!) as he felt it was worth...More

Thank Katelisdz
Maxwell B, Owner at Journey Walks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2018

That's the best criticism I think we've ever received! :) Thanks so much for this fantastic review and we are so glad you enjoyed your Journey Walk! Best Regards Max

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pri1602
21 February 2018|
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Response from MaxwellB127 | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for looking at our tour unfortunately there are some unavoidable stairs and cobbled laneways in the Rocks that can be difficult for prams unless you have a easy to carry version. Best regards JW
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Aileen S
6 July 2017|
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Response from MaxwellB127 | Property representative |
Hi Aileen, thanks for contacting us about booking vouchers for your friends in October. Our apologies if you were unable to book the dates on our website, we are currently updating our booking system. Regarding the... More
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