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Sydney Harbour

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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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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“opera house” (3,552 reviews)
“cruise ships” (188 reviews)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday

Not to be missed by travellers. Cheapest way to see is to catch a standard ferry to Manly, or Watsons Bay, or even just to Mosman. Cruise boats will give commentary and include food but can be pricey depending upon your budget.

Thank KingsCross2011
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful place incredible sunset. A must see including from the ferries. Got some amazing pictures from underneath the Harbour Bridge.

Thank Jaycefagan
Reviewed yesterday

everything we expected and more. stunning to see and not as busy as we feared. well worth a visit, treat yourself to a cocktail over looking the harbour.

Thank colmh01
Reviewed yesterday

It's so beautiful from a close distance. And walking around it and seeing it from different angles only added to its charm. And even all the bay around is simply spectacular. Don't miss the light show at sunset and don't trust what's written on some...More

Thank babbua
Reviewed yesterday

It has been years since I have been around the Opera house and really pleased to see there are lots of places to have a coffe, drink or food and not over priced. We had a coffee $4.50 andcould sit out looking at the harbour...More

Thank Blond007c
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to walk and enjoy the views of the harbour. Lots of people walking but a must thing to do in order to enjoy the nice enviroment.

Thank Juan A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful weather, beautiful sydney! So many ways to see Sydney harbour! We loved just wandering around Circular Quay, caught a ferry out to Manly which was lovely, had an ice cream watching the hustle and bustle of the ferries and traffic over the harbour bridge....More

Thank 2000alas
Reviewed 2 days ago

This has to be one of the most international places in the world ? Circular Quay is an area where you could easily spend a complete day

Thank RolandSparling
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sydney Harbour is a great place to take an afternoon scroll. With Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House as well as The Rocks as its surrounding, it gives me a great overall experience of Australia. During Weekends, The Rocks has interesting Market which showcase Local...More

Thank haelite
Reviewed 2 days ago

From the Hyatt, across the Warf via the Rocks to the Opera house, just exciting Take time and sit down in one of the Pubs, Cafe's or even mobile stands to have a drink. Love the area just before sunset and watch the lights come...More

Thank FrequentFlyerUN
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Frances S
20 October 2017|
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Response from Nonapama | Reviewed this property |
There are 3 wards for international cruise ships that I know of being Circular Quay, Darling Harbour & Garden Island. If it's a local cruise you are looking for then Circular Quay is where most of the Ferries & Cruises... More
30 August 2017|
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Response from tbijujohn | Reviewed this property |
Guess you can get a ferry to Parramatta Wharf from Circular quay; thus avoiding the long road trip. Check teh timings to suit you. And from there take a Uber to Northwest Business Park. Else take a Uber end to end.
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