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George St | Circular Quay, cnr Alfred St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent way to get to know the city, and to get around Sydney, it really takes you everywhere. The staff is also very friendly, excellent timing for the commentary for most drivers as they even stop for the pictures sometimes. Although one of them seems...More

Thank BuuHien H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I found that it was better and easier to just walk to all the places covered by the bus in central Sydney (did not do the Bondi route). You don't see that much more from the bus and it is quite expensive for what you...More

Thank Nathalie D
Reviewed 4 days ago

I bought my pass before arriving in Sydney. It included passes for 2 days on the bus, a cruise on the harbor and entrance to the tower. With only two days to see and do as much as possible in Sydney, this turned out to...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Sydney and have no clue how to map out the attractions and route your way through the city go for the Big Bus Sydney. Which is what we did. Now that we know what it is, I would recommend a bit...More

Thank wolf668
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to see and visit some of Sydney's most iconic sites. The open air top deck is fantastic- with great views. Just a shame it doesn't stop at Watson's Bay. Interesting commentary and great Australian music played through earphones.

Thank Tamsin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't do on sundays or maybe other days. Waited over an hour on Bondi Route. Picked up and driver refused to stop until back at station. No commentary available. Aggressive driving. No fun at all. Switched to red route. Got off at Darling Harbour. After...More

Thank fcharleswhite
MauricioR2580, Marketing at Big Bus Sydney, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are very sorry to hear that you did not have a good experience with Big Bus Tours. Please could you email me (infoau@bigbustours.com) so we can look further into the cause of your experience to try and improve our service in future. We value...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not worth the money. Limited commentary. Waits an hr at Bondi Beach for pick and again a really long time at Darling Harbour. Would not recommend this tour at all.

Thank catherineegan8591
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bus tour is OK if you can't be bothered to tackle public transport. The commentary on headphones is quite dull and some locations on the route are pretty pointless and remote! I suppose it can be quite useful to get your bearings quickly, but...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend the big bus Sydney tour. Just back from Sydney and this is definitely the way to go. I have been to Sydney on numerous occasions and this is my first time doing this tour. I visited parts of Sydney that I never saw....More

Thank April R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a good way to see Sydney. I took both - the Red and Blue Route. They were always on time. But it‘s a little expensive.

Thank Denis L
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scott v
7 February 2018|
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Response from PamelaS3823 | Property representative |
You may purchase Adult and children's Classic (1day) or Premium (2day) tickets for a 10% discount online only. Alternatively many hotels and all Big Bus bus drivers sell tickets at the regular price. If purchasing online... More
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