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  • Sydney Whale Watching Cruise with Breakfast or Lunch

    1. Sydney Whale Watching Cruise with Breakfast or Lunch

    Make your way to Circular Quay to board your whale-watching vessel. Numbers are restricted on this whale-watching cruise, allowing for ample elbow room in the cabin and on the outside decks of your boat. You have the choice of two options on this cruise which will allow you to enjoy the whales with ultimate comfort and a delicious meal! Every day the cruise with lunch is available and on the weekends whales with brekky is an option! Seeing these giant mammals of the sea has the ability to change your whole view on life. The gracefulness, the peacefulness, the playfulness, the curiosity, the showmanship and the awesome power of a humpback whale is something everyone should witness in their lifetime. Whale watching is an exhilarating adventure - seeing these incredible creatures frolicking and swimming in the ocean is an awe-inspiring treat that you will remember forever! Breaching, tail...

    I went with my wife and 4 kids (ages 3-12) and we had a great day. The food was great but you had to get in early before they shut service. The whale spotter/guide and captain were clearly experienced, giving lots of detail and finding us some humpbacks during the afternoon. There was lots of info about Sydney and its surrounds during the trips through the harbour too.

  • The Sydney Opera House Tour

    2. The Sydney Opera House Tour

    More than 60 years ago, a young Danish architect, Jorn Utzon, designed what is now considered one of the greatest buildings of all time. It is a work of art that came in existence against impossible odds and went on to become one of the busiest performing arts centers in the world, putting Sydney on the map forever. On the Sydney Opera House tour, you will discover the stories, history, and magic of Sydney Opera House as you follow your friendly guide underneath the sails and into the UNESCO World Heritage masterpiece. The opera house is home to 1,000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of tales and secrets. Step inside the inspired theatres where more than 1800 performances come to life each year, and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world-class performing arts came into existence. You might catch a rehearsal in action, or the crew working o...

    Great experience learning the history behind our famous Opera house. Very knowledgeable guide and very health conscious with the whole COVID-19 situation. Must do...

  • Sydney Opera House Tour and Opera Kitchen Lunch or Dinner

    3. Sydney Opera House Tour and Opera Kitchen Lunch or Dinner

    A great day out in Sydney is to be had with this tour. Enjoy a tour of the opera house and a delicious meal at the Opera Kitchen with sweeping views of Sydney Harbor and the iconic Harbor Bridge. On this 1-hour tour, you'll experience the history and magic of the venue, as you follow your friendly guide underneath the sails and into the UNESCO World Heritage masterpiece. The Opera House features 1,000 rooms, 300 corridors, and hundreds of tales and secrets. Step inside the inspired theaters where more than 1,800 performances come to life each year and get ready for an unforgettable Opera Australia performance. For your meal, Opera Kitchen is located just a short walk from the Welcome Center, located on the Lower Concourse Level. Choose one meal from a selection and a beverage of your choice.

    easy to book and an excellent tour guide Nicholas. Lunch menu choices good & food well prepared.

  • Sydney: True Crime Tour

    4. Sydney: True Crime Tour

    Uncover Sydney's disturbing criminal past as you take a stroll through one of Australia's oldest settlements. Marvel at the stories of your knowledgeable guide, and discover the mysteries that lie beneath the streets of historic Sydney. Set off from the meeting point, and amble through some of Sydney's hidden alleyways and nooks, enjoying incredible photo and sightseeing opportunities along the way. Learn about stories that did not make it into the official history books, but which remain 100% true, if not also almost 100% unbelievable. Join an investigation into a dark and crime-ridden history, and see if you can put the facts together for yourself. Perfect for history buffs or lovers of true crime, this tour will engross you with tales of infamous crimes that unfolded right where you stand, and show you the dark side that Sydney has tried to forget.

    What a great tour around the rocks. Jess our guide was a delight and I loved her theatrical presentation. Fantastic and highly recommend.

  • Sydney: Private Customizable Tour with Transfer

    5. Sydney: Private Customizable Tour with Transfer

    Discover Sydney alongside a friendly local and see the best of the city on a private, customizable tour. Get insider tips on visiting the main attractions of the city as well as the more eclectic places that tourists don’t usually see. Choose to see historic landmarks such as The Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, soak up up the sun on Bondi Beach, or explore Darling Harbour. The choice is yours as you can personalize this tour to your interests along with your knowledgable guide. Get some culture at a museum or gallery, or browse a vibrant market in one of Sydney’s fascinating neighborhoods. If hunger strikes, let your guide provide top tips on a local eatery for an authentic taste of Sydney’s cuisine.

  • Sydney: Sydney Opera House Guided Architectural Tour

    6. Sydney: Sydney Opera House Guided Architectural Tour

    Meet your guide directly at the Sydney Opera House, then begin your one hour architectural tour. Admire this stunning landmark, which is perhaps the city's most iconic sight, alongside the Sydney Harbor Bridge. Learn how the Sydney Opera House was designed by Danish architect, Jørn Utzon, and what inspired its unique design.  Hear how visionaries, architects, engineers, and artists came together to build this masterpiece, which was the cutting edge of what was possible at the time.

  • Sydney: SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium 1.5-Hour Guided Tour

    7. Sydney: SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium 1.5-Hour Guided Tour

    Experience the amazing underwater world of SEA LIFE Sydney on a behind-the-scenes 90-minute tour with an expert guide. Skip the ticket line and meet your guide for your selected tour time. The tour ensures a small number of participants, which means you will have a more personalized experience.  You'll find over 700 species throughout SEA LIFE Sydney's themed aquarium habitat zones including: Jurassic Seas, Penguin Expedition, the hands-on Discovery Rockpool, Shark Valley, Dugong Island and Sydney Harbour. With this behind the scenes tour you'll get access to the kitchens where food is prepared for the animals. Your expert guide will give you information about how the keepers care for the marine animals and their exhibits. After the tour you are free to stay in the aquarium, so you can go back and visit your favorite sea creatures. SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium is conveniently located in ...

  • Sydney: The Rocks 90-Minute Walking Tour

    8. Sydney: The Rocks 90-Minute Walking Tour

    Join a specialist local guide and visit The Rocks, a historic area that features some of the oldest buildings in Sydney and some of the best views of the Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House. Hear stories about the early days of British Australian settlement on a 90-minute guided walk. Your tour group is limited to a maximum of 25 participants and you’ll walk at a leisurely pace along a 2-kilometer route. Tour highlights include: • The shoreline of sparkling Sydney Cove • Views of the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge • Cadman's Cottage, Sydney’s oldest surviving cottage, built in 1816 • Campbell's Cove, offering fantastic views of the Sydney Opera House • Harbour Bridge and Campbell’s Cove wharves • Foundation Park, one of The Rocks’ best-kept secrets • The awe-inspiring Argyle Cut • George Street, Greenway Lane, Kendall Lane, Suez Canal and Nurses Walk

    this was an amazing tour , Brian our tour guide really brought history to life with his stories and images

  • Sydney Convicts, History & The Rocks 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

    9. Sydney Convicts, History & The Rocks 2.5-Hour Walking Tour

    Join this tour for an immersive exploration of Sydney’s notorious heritage as you uncover the stories, sights and secrets of its hidden convict origins in The Rocks. As you navigate your way past the forgotten relics and ruins of this historic quarter, your guide will unpack the process of criminal transportation to Australia and its immediate effect on Sydney’s indigenous population at the turn of the 19th century. You'll discover the curious case of the convict architect and the ambitious Governor who wanted to decorate the prison settlement, and you’ll retrace the steps of the teenage girl who rose from chains to riches by conquering Sydney’s economy. Expect unique examples of Georgian and Victorian architecture, hidden corridors, convict cut sandstone, abandoned slums and enormous cellars for spirits and stores. Get lost in charm of The Rocks as its past is brought back to life by y...

    It was amazing to learn so much of our Australian history in such a short time. Max was incredibly knowledgeable, understandable and interesting in his presentation of the facts. The pace was excellent, and the timeframe perfect. It was refreshing to hear our history presented in such a way that opened our eyes to how things unfolded in this country. Max was friendly, helpful and very easy to understand. He welcomed questions and he went at a great pace. I would recommend this tour for all ages as the best value thing to do in Sydney for anyone who would like to know the history of our beginnings. Incredible value for money!

  • Sydney: Wildlife, Waterfalls and Wine Small Group Tour

    10. Sydney: Wildlife, Waterfalls and Wine Small Group Tour

    Be part of a small group of no more than 11 travelers and journey by comfortable minibus, south along the beaches of Botany Bay and into the Royal National Park. Wind through the forest and stop at Bald Hill Lookout, which affords sweeping views of the Illawarra coastline and the famous Sea Cliff Bridge. Next, it's on to the family-run Symbio Wildlife Park, active in koala conservation. Find out everything you ever wanted to know about these fascinating marsupials during a private koala presentation with a keeper. Snap the ultimate selfie - just you and a koala. You’ll also be able to feed kangaroos and wallabies and get up close with native Australian wildlife. Continue to follow the scenic coastline of the Grand Pacific Drive across the Sea Cliff Bridge as it sweeps out over the ocean and on to Bulli Beach where you’ll enjoy lunch in a café popular with locals that overlooks the beac...

    A great group of travelers and Steve was a great guide who truly loves what he does. A good pace and although the fires made visiting the waterfalls impossible, it was still a full day of interesting places and wildlife. Highly recommend!

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What people are saying about Sydney

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based on 1,572 reviews

I went with my wife and 4 kids (ages 3-12) and we had a great day. The food was great but you had to get in early before they shut service. The whale spotter/guide and captain were clearly experienced, giving lots of detail and finding us some humpbacks during the afternoon. There was lots of info about Sydney and its surrounds during the trips through the harbour too.

Well worth taking a tour to hear the history and see hidden parts of the Opera House and enjoy the magnificent views from a number of different angles. I would highly recommend it to others.

What a great tour around the rocks. Jess our guide was a delight and I loved her theatrical presentation. Fantastic and highly recommend.

this was an amazing tour , Brian our tour guide really brought history to life with his stories and images

Most informative, and interesting, and enjoyable tour