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Address: Shop W1, Cnr Alfred St & Jetty6 | Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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+61 2 6171 7541
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Sydney Urban Adventures unlocks all the hidden secrets in one of the...

Sydney Urban Adventures unlocks all the hidden secrets in one of the world's favourite cities. Ranging from 2 hours to 1 day adventures we uncover back streets, hidden gems and fascinating sights the guide books don't tell you about.From bike tours, walking tours to our famous Rocks Pub Tour, you’ll step into the lives of locals and get acquainted with local food, culture and traditions, all in the company of an expert local guide.

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Kings Cross - Crime & Passion

As a social history student, this tour was everything I had hoped for. Our tour guide Kim was excellent as he talked us through the history of the place and pointed out the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Egham, United Kingdom
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Egham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a social history student, this tour was everything I had hoped for. Our tour guide Kim was excellent as he talked us through the history of the place and pointed out the locations of infamous events involving police corruption, prostitution and sly grog shops. Absolutely gripping and easy access social history which I would recommend to any one who... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was an amazing experience touring around Kings Cross with Lucy & coming face to face with the vastness of its crime & corruption history; & how some of it lives up till today. Was just the two of us booked on Monday evening, so it was more of a private tour. Lucy is a fantabulous guide & we were lost... More 

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Thank Shalini D
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We took this tour last night and it was great. Our guide Lucy was very knowledgeable and shared so much Australian history with us. Our pub stops were fun and off the beaten track. Well worth the price of admission.

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Thank Kerry E
Avoca Beach, Australia
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

My wife, an American friend and I recently did a fabulous tour of the Sydney Rocks area with Urban Adventures. Our tour guide, Tony, was both informative and entertaining. His engaging manner and vast knowledge of the area's history made our experience memorable. I would thoroughly recommend it.

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Thank William H
Avoca Beach, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We are locals who did this tour with a friend from San Francisco. Our tour guide Tony was fantastic. His knowledge and experience of the area and its history were extensive. He was both entertaining and informative and we thoroughly enjoyed the tour,

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Thank haydonpauline
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Did the "When Rum ran the Rocks" tour while I was in town for a couple of weeks. It was very informative, a great way to learn about the city's history, and one of its most charming areas. Our guide Louise knew every anecdote there is to know about The Rocks, the black plague, and the way people lived in... More 

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Thank Tommaso S
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We took a Walking Tour of the Rocks and Darling Harbour recently. Louise was an excellent guide in sharing her knowledge and it was a great way to see The Rocks/Darling Harbour that you couldn't read in a travel guide. We have no hesitation in recommending the tour. We live in Perth and the reason we booked the tour was... More 

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1 Thank Christine S
West Wickham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

While Louise, our excellent guide, couldn't do anything about the weather, her knowledge, approach and great story telling about Sydney and, specifically, The Rocks, was a highlight of our visit. Starting at Circular Quay, convenient for many local hotels and our YHA, we found out about Sydney's history and its major characters while discovering the back lanes and thoroughfares of... More 

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1 Thank rmhuk
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Thanks Lucy we had a very informative 2 hours walking around the Rocks, botanical gardens & opera house

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Thank Anne W
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

We did the rocks & pub tour with Tony and he was awesome! It was a nice balance of history and also had a few great stops for drinks.

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mosstravel, Owner at Sydney Urban Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Heather S, Thanks very much for coming along on our When Rum Ran the Rocks tour and for heading over here to Trip Advisor to write your review. Thanks also for naming Tony as your guide. We celebrate our amazing local guides here at Sydney Urban Adventures and Tony has been on a bit of a roll lately. Please... More 

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