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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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Manly ferry trip has to be the cheapest and best way to see Sydney Harbour. Half an hour of great sights without having to pay an arm and a leg. Provides you with great views around the harbour. The Pyrmont ferry takes you under...More

Thank Samjam1949
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sydney harbour is a must see for anyone coming to Sydney. It has a beautiful setting and is very lively with ferries heading off in all directions, large cruise liners, plenty of bars to see the setting sun. A truly great place.

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sydney harbour is amazing, anytime of the year. Cruising by the opera house and seeing the harbour bridge whilst cruising or just walking around, just magical. The aquarium is near as well as the maritime museum. So many restaurants, cafes and shoppings to top it...More

Thank Nathaly C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Breath taking architecture and story behind that . One can see in all different angle cos up or from distance.

Thank kusumrudra
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wife and I enjoyed an afternoon lunch cruise with Fusion Cruises. Enjoyed the meal, but the real star of the experience has to be the sights.

1  Thank Savage93
Reviewed 4 days ago

We took the afternoon whale watching cruise and saw 5 whales just out from the heads. Totally awesome.

1  Thank jenpickard
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A good place to wander around. Plenty of cafes, restaurants and people to look at. Not noticeably more expensive than the rest of Sydney and easy access to anywhere else

1  Thank Janis G
Reviewed 4 days ago

RAINED. But that didn't stop us enjoying our whole week. There was so much to see and do the weather had little bearing on our enjoyment of this wonderful place. Mostly we stayed around Darling Harbour..

1  Thank SusanT3120
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Tried to see the whales, but they were not out. The tour company was kind enough to give us a re do voucher. Very choppy, so take the medicine, even if you don't usually get sea sick. About 80 % of the boat got sick.

1  Thank MelodyTher5370
Reviewed 4 days ago

The beautiful harbour is definitely worth spending some time :) Opera house and Harbour Bridge nearby are awesome!

Thank Rachel W
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Karen B
9 August 2018|
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Response from Jeff R | 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
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Lindy N
20 November 2017|
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Response from Rodney W | 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
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2 November 2017|
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Response from Samjam1949 | Reviewed this property |
For the opera house and bridge photos, Take the Pyrmont Ferry. You get good views of the opera house from the water. You actually go under the bridge, and get the iconic view of the opera house below the bridge at two of the... More
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