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  1. Australia
  2. New South Wales
  3. Sydney
  4. Kings Cross, Sydney

Sydney: Kings Cross - Crime and Passion Walking Tour

Product ID: 39955
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Scratch the dirty underbelly of Sydney's notorious red light district on this sin-drenched 2-hour Sydney walking tour. Hear about the notorious figures and big-time pimps who made The Cross what it is today: a gritty, urban hub of vice in many guises.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
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  • Explore Sydney’s infamous Kings Cross district
  • Visit the site of Sydney’s greatest unsolved mystery
  • Immerse yourself in Sydney’s fascinating crime history
  • Grab a pint at a local tavern and discuss the frivolous past of The Cross
  • Be enthralled by tales of Sydney’s bohemian and deviant lifestyles
  • Learn about the artistic and deviant lifestyles of an infamous Sydney precinct
Full description
Spend 2 hours immersed in the tumultuous history of Kings Cross, on a guided tour through tales of fame and fortune, murder and drugs, mysteries and romances.

Standing on the site of one of Sydney’s greatest unsolved mysteries, you’ll hear of the days of the infamous razor gang and sly grog, of the deviants and bohemians, and how the charismatic Cross came to be.

Traditionally home to Sydney’s artistic and bohemian lifestyles, The Cross began its life as the center of sophisticated society, before transforming through its host of passionate and deviant lifestyles. Now, The Cross is a lively, vibrant, and sometimes controversial Sydney hotspot. During the tour, you’ll grab a drink at the Kings Cross Bar and settle in for some more enthralling tales.

This walking tour of Sydney’s richest social and cultural area is engaging and informative, and those interested in crime and mystery will be thoroughly fascinated by the culture and history of The Cross.
  • Guided walking tour of Kings Cross
  • 1 free drink at th centrally located Kings Cross Bar
What’s Not Included
  • Tips and personal expenses
  • Food and drink
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off (not available)

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Meeting point

Meet under the Coke sign on the corner of William Street and Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross NSW 2011

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Important information
Know before you go
• Tour participants under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Photo ID may be requested by your guide
• Tour runs rain or shine. Dress for the weather. Bring a long a coat and umbrella if it looks like rain, and wear comfortable shoes
• Bring a bottle of water
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4.9 / 5
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Urban Adventures Australia

Product ID: 39955