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The Rocks Walking Tours

Shop 4a - Clocktower Square | Cnr Argyle & Harrington Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Sydney Shore Excursion: The Original Guided Walking Tour of The Rocks
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Tours everyday 10:30am and 1:30pm conducted by friendly local guides that specialise in The Rocks, and its surrounding areas, $25 per adult/ $12 per child departing from our office handily located in the heart of The Rocks at Shop 4a - Clocktower Square, Cnr Argyle & Harrington Sts. Conducted in intimate groups of no more than 25 people for a duration of 90 minutes at a leisurely pace covering approximately a couple of kilometres. Come hear stories about how ordinary people came to do extraordinary things and so began the British Australian story!
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Shop 4a - Clocktower Square | Cnr Argyle & Harrington Streets, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This tour was a great idea for visiting Sydney for the first time, but also for fellow locals. Our tour guide was highly educated on all the little details of The Rocks. He showed us many areas you would not know about if you didn't...More

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A girlfriend and I had the pleasure of taking the tour with Brian who’s knowledge of the Rocks was very comprehensive and fun. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky in that our group was small - only 3 couples. So it was easy to ask follow-on questions, and hear everything the guide talked about. She was very knowledgeable about early Sydney history, and also took us to a couple of more...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sally was a brilliant guide. Lots of fascinating facts anout the history of the Rocks and exploring hidden gems you could easily miss walking on your own. Word of warning: the Rocks is steep!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is great to have guides who are local and live and know the early history of Sydney Town. The Rocks area contains the

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A really interesting tour to understand the history of he rocks in sydney and how the early settlers lived. Fascinating nuggets of information shared by our guide Leisa who also had a great sense of humour. A definite must to to also appreciate all the...More

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pri1602
20 February 2018|
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Hi there are some stairs in our daily tour, if you note the pram on your booking we will take the pram friendly route. Regards Michael
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NMtraveler73
7 August 2017|
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Response from TRWT | Property representative |
Hi I'm not sure about the Convict Colony Tour. Our Original Rocks Walking Tour was established in 1975 and was the first guided walking tour in Sydney. Hear stories of the First Fleet 1788, Nurses Walk, the Rum Rebellion... More
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RaTaPa
9 August 2016|
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Response from Barry M | Reviewed this property |
At least an hour. Depends on how many in the tour group.
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