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Sydney Harbour

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Address: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 9240 8500
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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this...

Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.

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The view never gets tiring, everyday there is always something happening on the water front, loved the view of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House

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Coolangatta, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The view never gets tiring, everyday there is always something happening on the water front, loved the view of the Harbour Bridge and Opera House

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unbelievable views it is what you expect and more, even though its man-made. Stunning views of Sydney from bridge.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This area is beautiful and has great and iconic views all around. There are several places to walk and a good vibe everywhere.

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Sarina, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

There is not a better way to see the habour than by a ferry. You get to sit back and take in everything around you. Great value for money

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The best location in Sydney, the view from here towards harbour bridge is stunning make sure to take extra camera batteries

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We observed the Sydney Harbour during the visit of the Rocks and Sydney Opera House. Fantastic harbour which is better than Darling Harbour as we can enjoy the scenery of Sydney Harbour Bridge as well as Sydney Opera House. Don't miss it as this is the iconic skyline and landscape of Sydney. PS: if u like my review pls vote... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Jump the public ferry to manly for 7.80 one way, to view the harbour. Easy peasy. Great way to see the harbour and the surrounds.

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

Huge harbour constantly busy with every sort of boat and ship and which you visit at multiple points very cheaply by public ferry.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great day out with friends chilling by the opera house, the bars and food areas were good I had a burger and a glass of wine, it wasn't very costly and the views were spectacular, well worth visiting for lunch... There is no table service within this area you will need to go up to the counter to order food... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent time at the "Rocks" and the Sydney Harbor. Many places to eat, drink and people watch. Wife spent time looking for opal jewelry while I ate ice cream, drank cider at a bar overlooking the Harbor. Sydney is all about blond women with long legs and short skirts or shorts....

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Staying in Central Business District

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Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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