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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

The walk around the harbour at night is wonderful, very romantic, the lights, the bridge, the Opera House all add to the wonderful ambience of the whole scene.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I can see why the SOH is one of the most photographed buildings in the World. Sydney Harbour is truly a magical place to sail, swim or just view from shore. Riding the Ferry from either Manly to Sydney or either way is spectacular. Its...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank natureboy t
Reviewed 2 days ago

A ferry ride to Manly is fantastic.You can catch a ferry which takes 30 mins or a fast ferry which takes 15 mins. You need to buy a ticket beforehand, if you have an opal card you can use that

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jo H
Reviewed 3 days ago

There is so much going on at the harbour. Ships coming and going, people coming and going, restaurants , cafés, ice cream etc. People watching is excellent. Take a nice long walk to soak up the ambience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cebcolpitts
Reviewed 3 days ago

A harbour with two great iconic buildings, the bridge and the Opera House. Not many places can say that. Wonderful views wherever you look.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 261peteri
Reviewed 3 days ago

No visit to Sydney is complete without a the views of the harbour. Keep in mind the high tourist numbers, time of year for travel if you want take sites with more leisure. We enjoyed 20 to 23 C weather, late October/early November with lots...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judy H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got engaged here outside the Sydney Opera house. Beautiful views and great atmosphere. Lovely place to spend time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hells84
Reviewed 3 days ago

After making your selection of coffee, tea and some of the luxory pastries, you can sit in the inner courtyard garden. The garden also has an exit to the small streets in the Rock area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huys25
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must do experience, classic photographs, great views of Sydney Bridge. For an more memorable experience and maybe even better views take a trip on one of the many ferries or daytrip boats that travel everywhere.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank copiepc
Reviewed 4 days ago

Gorgeous views and relaxation being on the water. Seeing the city from different sites. Highly reccomend for anyone visiting Sydney. Also a terrific way to see the city getting on and off at different spots.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Matthew M
12 November 2018|
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Response from _tamaflavensen | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I would agree with an earlier respond. To have a great time viewing the fireworks the advantage would be to book in at a hire apartment or hotel with perfect sights of the Harbour Bridge. Another, cheaper way to view is... More
9 August 2018|
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Response from 865jeffr | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure what your question is ? Are you looking for a website about the Harbour ? The HTML characters you are asking about I can’t help you with , speak to a computer guy . Jeff
Lindy N
20 November 2017|
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Response from rodneyw326 | Reviewed this property |
You can get on cruises pretty quickly as there are a fair few operating with some having shows etc We have been a few times and easy to get on might wait for 30 min to hour. The ferry is also another way of seeing lots of... More