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Sydney Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Sydney Harbour Afternoon Tall Ship Discovery Cruise
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Small-Group Luxury Sydney Whale Watching Cruise
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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The most beautiful harbor I've ever seen. I could just sit and relax for hours. Great food, views, people watching. Bridge and opera house steal the spotlight

Thank Linda H
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful place to go for a picnic or just a stroll with the family. lots of attractions around and about.

Thank dolphinmama22
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sydney has the most beautiful harbour in Australia. I was so glad to see it from the plane just before landing.

Thank RayParks
Reviewed 2 days ago

Awesome photographs for a nice day by the Sydney Harbour, anyone who wants to get close to the iconic Opera House and Harbour Bridge, its a top up on your opal transport card and not that far from Town Hall or Central Train Stations -...More

Thank Kristy E
Reviewed 2 days ago

The harbor is beautiful. Many activities, restaurants and perfect views. I felt very safe walking in the harbor district.

Thank pamsanders
Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely a spot to visit on a trip to Sydney. You get the best pictures of the harbour from atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The view from the Royal Botanical Gardens is lovely too.

Thank Kevin_Mumbai
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wow! So we have been here before but there is that moment when you arrive in Circular Quay and you see both the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and fabulous opera almost house side by side. It always takes your breath away. We initially did the...More

Thank Mish1012
Reviewed 2 days ago

sailing out of Sydney Harbour from the Overseas Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay is a wonderful sight... Our Harbour is a beautiful one and you have a wonderful view of The Sydney Opera House to the famous Coathanger... if you can't afford a large cruiseliner...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

If you don't have long to spend in Sydney this is the best area to visit because there is so much to see and do - Botanic Gardens, Opera House, Harbour Bridge, The Rocks, Ferry Terminus etc. The area is well served with hotels, restaurants...More

Thank PamNottingham_UK
Reviewed 2 days ago

We absolutely loved Sydney Harbour and surroundng area, the easiest way was to catch the ferry that drops you off at the various points around the harbour. The harbour itself was breathtaking and i could have easily asked the captain to drop anchor and sit...More

Thank Im_no_Crazy_Canadian
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Hi anyone give guidance on travelling to Sydney from UK please.. Visa? How long does it normally take. Planning on travelling for 3 weeks to Sydney and doing the east coast any ideas on a itinerary?
29 December 2016|
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Response from mgsnorwich | Reviewed this property |
1. Visa. Can be done instantly on line, free of charge from the official Australian government web site. Be careful, there are several unofficial sites which will do this for you at a cost of anything up to £60. 2. Trip... More
Can you recommend a moderate priced hotel with a view of the harbor/opera house
11 October 2016|
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Response from mereytan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I stayed with a fren in Sydney so I can't recommend. Frankly, I think there s no need to stay near the Barbour to enjoy the activities around it as Sydney has a good transportation network
Billy H
any free nude art groups and other public nudist places west sydney
10 September 2016|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
There's a nudist beach at Watsons Bay, next to Sydney Heads. Not sure how legal it is, but it's been there for years.