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Manly Ferry

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Address: Circular Quay | No. 3 Wharf, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 8113 5400
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes

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Regular and great to see the harbour

Regular ferry service available to many different spots providing great views. All accessed by your opal transport card and if travelling on Sunday you can travel as much as you... read more

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Perth, Australia
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Regular ferry service available to many different spots providing great views. All accessed by your opal transport card and if travelling on Sunday you can travel as much as you want on any public service for a maximum of $2.50 an absolute bargain!

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Melbourne, Australia
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Every time we visit Sydney, we take to ferry from Circular Quay to Manly. There is an easy walk then through the Corso to the ocean beach. Make a day of it, and include bayside walks around Manly.

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Perth, Australia
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I love the Manly Ferry every time I come to Sydney I use this service at least twice I love the atmosphere the beach and the dining.

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Kenitra, Morocco
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Well I did this awhile ago but it was very cold.. We did this again recently on a hot sunny day and completly different experience :) Amazing views of Sydney, the opera house, bridge and city. Sat outside the whole time and was really comfortable watching the views as we went by. Best photo opportunities here!

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Thank jamesmrichardson
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I highly recommend taking the Manly ferry! It's about $8 each way and you'll see awesome views of the Opera House, the bridge and other boats! It runs about every half hour. Sit outside and keep your eyes open for dolphins!

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McDonough, Georgia
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Be sure you know the schedule. Missed it by 2 minutes had to wait 30 minutes for the next one. Great view of Sydney while on this ferry. Smooth ride today ferry was large not a lot of rocking back and forth. Buy tickets from kiosk.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Thouroughly enjoyed our trips on the Ferry to Manly. Very easy to use but can get very busy at Commuter times! Fabulous Sunset view on the way home - captured in on camera. Loved the fact Aldi/Lidl was so close to the Manly ferry entrance! The Ferry was clean and you can choose to sit in or ooutside. Drops you... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took the Manly Ferry over and back to Manly for dinner one night. It is a nice cruise and not terribly long. The schedule is suitable for spending time there and getting back at a reasonable hour.

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Pacific Harbour, Fiji
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sometimes we just ride the ferry to have an hour plus out on the water. Great trip good price brilliant scenery. Well worth the ride.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great ride with good views as you travel across the Sydney Harbour. If you are an Aussie Senior Citizen make sure you get an Opal pass before you start your holiday and the ferry ride to Manly will be very cheap. The seats are comfortable and there is plenty of room to move around. There is a... More 

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