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The Royal Botanic Garden

Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9231 8111
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USD 125.43*
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Private: Historical Sightseeing Walking Tour of Sydney
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Mrs Macquaries Rd, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 2 9231 8111
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Reviewed yesterday

Very large and free. Need plenty of time for walking in hot weather. Some food but expensive. Bring water to keep hydrated. Expect better part of day if walking. Many small places to see so look around and get map.

Thank David H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can see beautiful plantation with a stunning view, all time of the year! I recommend that you bundle a couple of destinations together when you come and visit. Eg, Botanical Garden and the Opera house. It is not a small place so be prepared...More

Thank Sooyon
Reviewed yesterday

Went with my 3 grandaughters we had a lovely day and they had an activity for the kids to make their own little garden and they had so much fun and there was a tour for the kids afterwards

Thank Annette P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best nature place in the town...CBD all the time feels a harsh bit of life but in the royal botanical garden you seperated from the crowds and with the lovely nature from rose garden to the lemon tree enjoying the view of ocean and Opera...More

Thank Ashkan B
Reviewed yesterday

Take time while visiting as its not a whistle stop place, we visited several times and saw something new every time. NOTE if you have children there are activities happening all summer.

Thank cumbrianradioham
Reviewed yesterday

Great for picnics, jogging, or taking your time strolling through the beautiful gardens for a couple of hours.

Thank Brad V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Kids may just feel a bit disappointed when you suggest a trip to the Botanical gardens during the school holidays, but you must sell them on the idea first. Tell them you are going to take them to see the very first vegetable garden set...More

Thank DerekCC_12
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here twice during my visit to Sydney. I enjoyed walking, the beautiful sunny weather and birds. It is quite large! There were lots of trees but not as many varieties of flowers as I expected. The birds are wonderful - many different kinds to...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a large park, with wonderful gardens, flowers and views. A lovely bit of calm away from the hustle and bustle. Toilets, shop and cafe.

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Botanic Garden is great all year round....there are shady spots and sunny areas when it is cold. The established tall trees are stunning.There are plant sales fromthe friends of the botanic gardens whereyou can pick up some intersting plants.

Thank Kate G
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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Jo W
31 December 2017|
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Response from susandO9489RZ | Reviewed this property |
I am sure you had a great time- we are back in Texas so I didn’t see your question until today.
6 September 2017|
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Response from madtraveller2016 | Reviewed this property |
there are always oppurtunities to grab pics... u wont be disappointed
Marjorie R
14 May 2017|
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Response from Henk W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.
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