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Sydney Harbour National Park

#141 of 480 things to do in Sydney Features Animals
Grosvenor Place, Sydney, New South Wales 1220, Australia
+61 2 9247 5033
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Private Sydney Harbour National Park Walking Tour
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US$ 128.16*
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Best of Manly Guided E-Bike Tour
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Sydney Harbour Afternoon Tall Ship Discovery Cruise
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This historical park consists of five small harbor islands, rugged sandstone cliffs, bushland and beaches. Visitors can fish, boat, sunbathe, swim and explore historic sites, including Fort Denison, Goat Island and the Quarantine Station.
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“camp cove” (3 reviews)
Grosvenor Place, Sydney, New South Wales 1220, Australia
+61 2 9247 5033
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Reviewed 25 December 2015

beautiful place near Manly beach, with gorgeous views, a must to do in Sydney which can't be missed.

Thank Sofia_Syd
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I think Sydney is located in one of the worlds most beautiful natural harbours, beaches, glorious walks, cheap ferris to Parramatta, the twin heads etc- you can easily spend a day just ferrying about to see the different locations without even getting off! great food...More

Thank Valo605
Reviewed 24 September 2015

One of the many sights you can visit when you find yourself in or around Sydney. Enjoy the tranquil setting, listen to the native birds calling from the bushland setting, and revel in the warm waters of this harbor cove. Sydney has many, many other...More

Thank DownUnderAmerican
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Watson's Bay then approx. 10 min walk to Camp Cove! Scenic but relatively easy walk! The track is a loop so you begin at Camp Cove and make your way to Hornby Light house and back.

3  Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I took the Eastern Beaches ferry from circular quay to WB, then headed up to the main street, turn left and followed my way around the streets to the SHNP. Amazing views (beautiful 18 degrees, & sunshine)!! The Naval Base is located on a significant...More

Thank Robyn H
Reviewed 3 August 2015

We rode our bikes up to the lookout and it was definitely worth it - the views were stunning and we even spotted some whales! Would recommend for first time visitors to Sydney or even returning.

Thank Dina1000
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Almost every Sydneysider knows about South Head and Watson's Bay, but I would have to suggest that North Head probably takes the prize as a landmark destination worth visiting. The tourist trail wends its way across the top of Sydney's north head. The path is...More

2  Thank Karl E
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Very popular easy walk from Watsons Bay. We even followed a chap with one leg using a crutch to smoothly go up and down the path with steps. From Watson Bay walk along the beach to grass patch between the houses - follow the street...More

1  Thank Bluemtns2777
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This is a nice place to escape the busy city life of Sydney. There are a lot of cliffs and you can see the Sydney Skyline. If you have a GoPro and a Pole you can take some really cool Selfies.

1  Thank Luggel
Reviewed 23 March 2015

a great way to get a taste of the natural side of Sydney is to get a ferry from Circular Quay to Manly then do the walk from Manly to The Spit. This walk through parts of Sydney Harbour National Park offers stunning views as...More

2  Thank Richard N
A 40-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay will take
you to the famous northern beach of Manly. The beaches
here are perfect for learning to surf or spending the
day sun-tanning. The walk from Spit Bridge to Manly is
a great way to experience Sydney Harbour Bay and the
Australian bush land. Along the foreshore, there are
plenty of watering holes and wine bars with excellent
cuisine. There are plenty of kid-friendly restaurants
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