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Sydney Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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USD 38.22*
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Sydney Harbour Afternoon Tall Ship Discovery Cruise
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Sydney Harbour Cruise and Goat Island Walking Tour
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USD 205.12*
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2-Day Combo: Sydney City Tour, Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise and Blue Mountains...
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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.
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“opera house” (3,684 reviews)
“luna park” (337 reviews)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday

To see the sunset. Shop, eat, and walk around.. great place to walk around, just need to have time and be ready to be in the middle of crowded place

Thank Lewis125
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An amazing experience, from the cacophony of sound at circular quay in Sydney where the thundering of trains overhead is mixed with the ferry horns signalling their departure / arrival to the sights of the harbour bridge on one side and the opera house on...More

Thank mlb186643
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You can’t really avoid the bridge when visiting Sydney but it’s always good to see it. We drove across it several times and it reminded me of the great bridge climb I did a few years back. The bridge still looks good and I hope...More

Thank TKrieg
Reviewed yesterday

Sydney harbor is a great spot for a day, or a week of leisure and people watching. Hope to visit conveniently central Museum of Contemprorary Art next time

Thank medmom2002
Reviewed yesterday

Every bit as good as we expected, walking distance from Sydney centre. Stunning new years fireworks display, best ive ever seen

Thank nidec
Reviewed yesterday

The harbor is a key attraction to Sydney. To fully appreciate it, ride the ferry to Manley and be prepared to soak in the view. It makes for great photo opportunities of the bridge and Opera House.

Thank Explorer100
Reviewed 2 days ago

I would recommend to start from Hickson road, Cos at that area, you can get to see both the Sydney Harbour Bridge & the Sydney Harbour. After you can have a slow walk towards Sydney Harbour.

Thank Hayawong
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From Circular Quay it is possible to take inexpensive ferries to many areas that surround this justly famous body of water. Rose Bay or Manly are reached easily and the Opal Card system (think London’s Oyster card tab on tab off) makes these picturesque boat...More

Thank Iain B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the best ways to see Sydney, go for a cruise around the harbour and take some long walks. We had the good luck to have a friend who took us out on a boat around the harbour and it was the...More

Thank Terry Q
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sydney Harbour has so much to offer, from so many points of entry or visibility points. I have been here so many times because I grew up in Sydney, but I love coming back. I love going across the harbour bridge on the train. You...More

Thank AussieRicho1
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Lindy N
20 November 2017|
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Response from cashcow100 | Reviewed this property |
If you only have 2 days in Sydney I would recommend the following; 1st day visit the opera house in the AM and take a tour. Many times available for the tours and there are not long waits. In the afternoon I would visit the... More
3 November 2017|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I would walk beyond the ocean liner berths to under the Harbour Bridge. Great views, especially early morning, when the angle of the sun gives great lighting.
Frances S
20 October 2017|
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Response from Nonapama | Reviewed this property |
There are 3 wards for international cruise ships that I know of being Circular Quay, Darling Harbour & Garden Island. If it's a local cruise you are looking for then Circular Quay is where most of the Ferries & Cruises... More