Sydney Destination Guide
Exploring this spectacularly beautiful harbour side city is easy! Taking a City Circle train, the Monorail or walking is the best way of seeing the historical and culturally rich city attractions, while buses and ferries represent the best way to visit points and attractions around the stunning Sydney harbour. This diverse and impressive city has many inexpensive options for visitors and will leave you wanting more!
Darling Harbour and the Rocks
Two feet and a heart beat are all you need to discover the heart of Sydney along the waterfront of Darling Harbour and Circular Quay where you’ll find China Town, Paddy’s Markets, Star City Casino, the Sydney Aquarium and many other delights to amuse and occupy your time. The Rocks district is packed with things to do and offers shoppers the chance to go wild while history buffs enjoy the ambiance of this foundation place of Sydney and Australia. Nestled at the foot of the Sydney Harbour Bridge on the western shores of Sydney cove, this area is often described as Sydney’s outdoor museum.
Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb
The new improved: The Bridge Climb takes you along the upper span of the Sydney Harbour Bridge’s arch on catwalks and ladders all the way to the summit, 134 metres above Sydney Harbour. The steady incline leaves you free to focus your attention on your Sydney experience, with opportunities for 360 degree views of Sydney, including east to the ocean, west to the mountains and the harbour city surrounds. When you reach the top you will have a sense of achievement that you’ll remember forever – you’ve conquered an Australian icon recognized the world over! Prices start from AUD $188.00
The original (and cheaper) option: There are 200 stairs to the Pylon Lookout™, 87 metres above mean sea level, but on the way up there are 3 levels of exhibits where you will discover the history and construction of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the men who built it, and the vision of JJC Bradfield, chief engineer. Admission price: AUD$9.50
Sydney Harbour in Style (4 hour lunch cruise)
Welcome aboard Sydney’s newest and most luxurious motor cruiser, MV Maverick. This 4 hour luncheon cruise departs Darling Harbour at 11am or Rose Bay at 11.30am. It’s a perfect way to discover Sydney for discerning travelers who appreciate personalized cruises. Prices from AUD $280 per person, operated by Australia Eco Adventures.
Hunter Valley Wine and Wilderness Day trip
Offering Australian natural bush, history, Aboriginal Culture and wine tasting in a full day of complimenting experiences. Meet some locals, travel through beautiful National Parks, learn of the harsh settler’s days and convict conditions as they worked here to establish European Australia. Prices from AUD $225 per person
Blue Mountains Eco Day
A real Australian journey into the heart of a unique World Heritage Region. From temperate rainforests to towering sandstone escarpments, you’ll see it all; let this ancient landscape work its wonders and become part of you for a lifetime. Prices from AUD $249 per person
Icons for Peanuts – DIY Sydney
Take this unique Mike Ball Dive Expeditions tour of Sydney designed especially by Mike to make the most of Sydney’s sights and attractions without costing a fortune. For more information Contact Us and we will send you this great guide to Sydney.