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Darling Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Scenic entertainment complex that features shops, restaurants, museums and other tourist attractions.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“maritime museum” (685 reviews)
“imax cinema” (94 reviews)
“every saturday” (139 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday

Attended a Conference at the International Conference Centre, very nice area, chinese gardens, lots of restaurants and good food

Thank Glenndavid62
Reviewed yesterday

A busy bustling harbour with lots to see and do for everyone lovely restaurants and cafes and bars and a great friendly atmosphere day and night

Thank Sandraandrobbie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Three special (though very artificial) places together made this little trip worthwile: The Wildlife Zoo where we could cuddle wallabees and even a quokka named Davie, Sealife a wonderful Aquarium and place for meeting pinguins from close by, and Mme Toussauds Sydney for making special...More

Thank mvvk2017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The pleasant waterfront vibe with a wide variety of restaurants, coffee shops and the likes. You can purchase tickets and head out on a variety of enjoyable boat rides from here too.

Thank NDPryor
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Darling Harbour features a broad and welcoming promenade, many cafés, and the aquarium of course. Start the day with a nice walk along the promenade/bridge, have a cup of coffee and visit the (expensive) aquarium. Then walk across to The Rocks for more sightseeing.

Thank Niko P
Reviewed 3 days ago

I came here when I was living in Sydney back in 2003. A lovely area with great bars and attractions. Highly recommended to all!

Thank saradavies2017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our accommodation was within a short walk to Darling Harbour. Great selection of dining options. Tour and attraction booking offices. Access to Ferries and cruise boats.

Thank jatz17
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Darling Harbour is a harbour adjacent to the city centre of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. It is also a large recreational and pedestrian precinct that is situated on the harbor area which houses famous & international restaurants like Hard Rock Cafe and international brand...More

Thank jeckli
Reviewed 4 days ago

So much to enjoy. We had an encounter with a lovely art instillation. It was a huge knitted kangaroo with a pouch to get in for photos. Great place to walk around and cafes for lunch or a hive of people in the evening enjoying...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited Darling Harbour 3 times in the few days we have been in Sydney for meals, end of tour transport and walkabout sightseeing. It is a bustling and interesting centre with plenty going on night and day. A Must do when in Sydney.

Thank Justin L
Nearby
Darling Harbour
The original docklands of Darling Harbour have been
transformed into a tourist mecca with entertainment
for the whole family. Cockle Bay Wharf offers dining
options from budget to upscale and million dollar
views of the harbour. Young crowds gather on weekends
for nightlife that ranges from salsa clubs to Dj’s.
Families can visit the Chinese Gardens of Friendship
or the Sydney Aquarium, one of the largest in the
...More
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Rollarcoasterqq
17 February 2017|
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Response from Frank W | Reviewed this property |
You can walk but will take around 30 mins but the best way is toget the ferry to circular quay from Darling harbour, you then pass under the bridge.
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sunshiineNorthants
31 December 2016|
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Response from Claudia T | Reviewed this property |
There is a few bar restaurants along Darling Harbour, including Hard Rock Cafe. We went there and it was very nice.
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