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Top things to do in Sydney

1. Take a cruise on Sydney Harbour

The best Sydney experience by far is a cruise on Sydney Harbour.Your choice of full dinner, lunch, sunset or twight cruises, or a simple scenic cruise during the day, on a variety of craft.

Enjoy a cruise of Sydney Harbour

2. Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge

The Sydney Harbour Bridge - or "Coat Hanger" as it is known to locals - offers arguably the best view of Sydney. You can climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge and walk across the spans of the world-famous bridge as part of a small group in a guided excursion. Walks can be done early in the morning, mid morning, in the afternoon, at twilight or in the evenings.

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb

3. Connect with Sydney Opera House

This iconic landmark is a unique and visually spectacular building. See a performance at the Sydney Opera House or take in a back stage tour.

Sydney Opera House

4. Blast off on a jet-boat ride on Sydney Harbour

Experience the thrill of high-powered Jet boat ride on Sydney's beautiful harbour.


5. See why Taronga Zoo is world famous

Taronga Zoo, perched high on the northern shores and overlooking the harbour, enjoys the most visually spectacular setting of any zoological park in the world. Generations of Australians have flocked to this special place.

Taronga Zoo & Aquarium

6. Walk through Sydney Aquarium's underwater tunnels

The Sydney Aquarium is home to more than 13,000 animals - from 700-plus species of Australian sea life and water dependent mammals - many of them visible in the 60 metres of underwater walkways.

Sydney Aquarium

7. Hop on and hop off the Sydney and Bondi bus

Follow up on your harbour cruise with a tour of Sydney via the Hop-off, hop-off bus. Stops at: Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbor Bridge, Bondi Beach, Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, The Rocks, Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney Aquarium, Town Hall.


8. Explore The Rocks

The Rocks is where the history of Sydney begins. Walk the narrow winding streets and explore what life was like during Sydney's founding years.

The Rocks, Sydney

9. Explore Sydney's wealth of museums

Sydney's Museums cover just about everything, from natural science and history to trams and sharks.

Museums of Sydney

10. Smartvisit Card

The SmartvisitCard is a convenient and easy way access all of the city's top attractions and comes with an informative guidebook - FREE.

Smartvisit Card

11. Fly in a seaplane over Sydney

Enjoy spectacular views from Sydney Harbour Bridge to Bondi Beach on a 15-minute scenic seaplane flight.

Sydney seaplane