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The Rocks Walking Tours

Shop 4a - Clocktower Square | Cnr Argyle & Harrington Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9247 6678
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USD 21.53*
and up
The Rocks Walking Tour: the Original Guided Walking Tour of The Rocks
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USD 21.53*
and up
Sydney Shore Excursion: The Original Guided Walking Tour of The Rocks
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Tours everyday 10:30am and 1:30pm conducted by friendly local guides that specialise in The Rocks, and its surrounding areas, $25 per adult/ $12 per child departing from our office handily located in the heart of The Rocks at Shop 4a - Clocktower Square, Cnr Argyle & Harrington Sts. Conducted in intimate groups of no more than 25 people for a duration of 90 minutes at a leisurely pace covering approximately a couple of kilometres. Come hear stories about how ordinary people came to do extraordinary things and so began the British Australian story!
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Shop 4a - Clocktower Square | Cnr Argyle & Harrington Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
The Rocks
+61 2 9247 6678
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Reviewed 2 days ago


Thank mikeandr0byn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank Billmckissick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I did the 10:30am tour with an exceptional guide - Vickie. She was excellent, informative, passionate and interesting. She took a breadth of questions and answered them in great detail. We walked around the lanes, went behind buildings, inside buildings and were...More

Thank n0mad_nellie
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind review. Vickie is very passionate about the history of Sydney and the wonderful Rocks area and she loves sharing that story.

Reviewed 1 week ago


Thank RobFoot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago


1  Thank GloriousTraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took this tour this morning. It was a really great tour giving a nice insight into the lives of the early settlers in Sydney. 90 minutes is just enough to get a detailed tour without becoming too long. The area is uneven and there...More

Thank crazygecko
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you we're glad you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1  Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank Shelagh L
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Makes you see the area in a whole new light. Guide Vickie was personable and knowledgable. Flexible in answering questions but kept to time and fitted in a wide range of information with interesting supporting photos.

Thank crescent1004
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A very interesting and informative tour by our guide Vickie. Very enjoyable experience would highly recommend this if you want to get an historical overview of this area.

Thank rosemacmacaulay
TRWT, Manager at The Rocks Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you for your kind review

The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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7 August 2017|
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Response from TRWT | Property representative |
Hi I'm not sure about the Convict Colony Tour. Our Original Rocks Walking Tour was established in 1975 and was the first guided walking tour in Sydney. Hear stories of the First Fleet 1788, Nurses Walk, the Rum Rebellion... More
9 August 2016|
Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
At least an hour. Depends on how many in the tour group.
13 January 2015|
Response from TRWT | Property representative |
Thanks Ronda for your enquiry, our tour costs $25 per adult/ $20 per concession (aust. pensioner/ senior or student)/ $12.00 per child (5-16 Yrs). Tours depart 10:30am and 1:30pm daily from our office, located at Shop 4a... More