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Sydney Harbour

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House
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Opera Performance at the Sydney Opera House
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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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Stunning views, excellent time of year during Lunar New Year to be there too. It was decked out. Have lunch at one of the outdoor cafes there and watch the boats come in and out. Nice mid day tourist jive. Head to Opera House before...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank M_Margie88
Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful way to spend some time while visiting Sydney. The options are so many to help you enjoy what the Sydney Harbour has to offer.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank susandF92AY
Reviewed yesterday

We took a Harbour Cruise Hop-on Hop-off. The Harbour areas are beautiful and you're able to see some of the major sites of the city.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 110bernier
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are looking for a fantastic day on Sydney Harbour, "Red Undies" would be it. A Lightwave 38 sailing catamaran holding a na I mum of 20 guests is a fully crewed charter yacht on the harbour. You can self cater, or organise for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Judijelly
Reviewed yesterday

A busy, humming area, full of tourists. If that’s what floats your boat great. There are plenty of attractions, cafes, shops, tours, ferries, buses, taxis to amuse you all day. However, if crowds bother you go elsewhere.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David L
Reviewed yesterday

Plenty of shops, pubs, restaurants and the hubub of tourists intermingling. Easy walking distance to the Opera House. Start of the Hop on Hop off bus. A great place for lunch or catch a Ferry, sightseeing boat etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank joukojr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This ought to be the tourist hub of Australia. The most happening harbour with crowds thronging day in day out. With 2 of the most appealing tourist spots - Harbour Bridge & Opera House adorning the harbour, along with the Wax museum, Aquarium to name...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SunnyOli
Reviewed 2 days ago

With much justification, Sydney-siders boast that their harbour is one of the best, if not the best, in the world. One quick look and it is easy to see why they believe this. Sydney Harbour is entranced by two high cliffs at the ocean, North...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed 2 days ago

A real bucket list item. You have to take a ferry that goes across and around to see the opera house and the bridge. It looks amazing

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TravelerOana
Reviewed 3 days ago

Sydney harbor area is great place to enjoy the Opera house, Jetski.. nice restaurants option nearby which suits all budgets...

Date of experience: February 2019
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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
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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
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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
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