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When international director and closet ghoul Alfred Hitchcock visited Sydney in the sixties this was his infamous point of reference. Locals know, and tourists do not, that this is the last stop for the desperate few, it also a beautiful location...more
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Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took ferries from Circular Quay to Watson Bay and it was a short walk from Ferry Terminal. There were some tourists but the crowds was a lot lesser than other popular destinations. The view was breathtaking! Great for a good walk. Its connected to neighbourhood...More

Thank Rachel_PRL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Gap shows the beauty of nature. It is so amazing. Thanks to the gap, Sydney could have the most beautiful and the richest harbour in the world. Take a ferry and you can enjoy the view of Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, finally...More

Thank Belle Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has some of the best views of the entrance to Sydney Harbour. During whale watching season, quite often you can see whales frolicking in the water. It has also a sad history because of its sheer cliffs. Overall worth while visiting whilst doing...More

Thank Henry V
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The view really is amazing but it isn't exactly safe. You can go quite high up and are located about rocks. There have been many incidents where people have climbed over and well, jumped off. It is beautiful but I think they should put more...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is a beautiful lookout to the water. Very steep so there are gates and such. Apparently this is the popular spot for Aussies to come to commit suicide. For that reason there are cameras and lots of Lifeline signs posted. Nice to visit none...More

Thank Courtney T
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Walked from lighthouse to park then to tea rooms. Very beautiful also saw whale out in ocean made my day very special.

Thank akinoriisogai
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Some great views of the iconic Sydney harbour and some awesome cliffs to get that special photo opportunity.

Thank Duncan B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We caught the ferry from Circular Quay to Watson’s Bay and strolled across the park to the coastal walkway. The Gap headland has spectacular views out over the ocean and back across the harbour to the CBD. We strolled along further enjoying the coastal views...More

1  Thank DeirdreDavid S
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Beautiful views of the coast and the harbour as you take the trail up to the lighthouse. Lovely walk for an hour or so.

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Reviewed 9 August 2018

My husband and I recently took a ferry to Watsons Bay for the purpose of experiencing the beautiful coastal walk. It was everything we expected. We are both in our 60s and found the walk quite easy. There are, however, a few steps to climb....More

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