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Sydney Top 10 Things to Do
From the world famous Sydney Opera House to the shores of Bondi Beach, Sydney has an incredible array of activities to keep you busy during your stay. See different sides of the city with Sydney Harbour cruises or panoramic flights. Meet famous Australian wildlife on unique animal experiences. Explore the renowned Hunter Valley wine region or the breathtaking Blue Mountains National Park. Get to know this amazing city with thrilling adventures, laid back walking tours and more.
Don’t miss these one-of-a-kind experiences in Sydney!
1. Explore the iconic Sydney Opera House with special backstage access and get the chance to watch a performance in this famous cultural venue
2. Sail along Sydney Harbour on a historic tall ship or traditional wooden ferry for sightseeing, a dinner cruise or a special event
3. Retreat to the scenic Blue Mountains National Park for a chance to see the famous Three Sisters rock formation and explore the nearby Jenolan Caves
4. Go on a thrilling Sydney BridgeClimb and see a one of a kind panorama of Sydney from the summit of the Sydney Harbour bridge
5. Travel to the famous Hunter Valley wine region on a day trip from Sydney and taste world-class Australian wines
6. Discover the lively district of The Rocks and take a walk through one of the oldest neighborhoods in Australia
7. Catch a wave on a surfing lesson at one of the iconic beaches in and around Sydney, such as Bondi Beach or Manly Beach
8. Take a day trip to Canberra from Sydney and visit the Parliament House, the Australian War Memorial, and other important landmarks in Australia’s capital city
9. Interact with wildlife, from the native Australian animals at WILD LIFE Sydney and Taronga Zoo to migrating whales on a seasonal whale watching cruise
10. Get a view from the top of Sydney as you fly above the city on a helicopter, ascend the Sydney Tower or take the plunge on a skydiving session
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  1. Watch a performance to remember at the Joan Sutherland Theatre of Sydney Opera House. Catch stellar portrayals of La Boheme, Aida and many other well-loved productions in Sydney's iconic theatre!

    From USD46.95

    Daily
    (afternoon, evening)
  2. Discover untold, behind-the-scenes secrets of the stunning performances at the Sydney Opera House! Cap off your guided backstage tour experience with a delicious breakfast in the Green Room.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD119.07

    Daily
    2.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Hop aboard a classic tall ship to see Sydney from the riverside and embark on an unforgettable journey. Pass by iconic highlights such as the Opera House and Fort Denison for a scenic afternoon cruise.
    English Available

    USD36.74

    Sun, Mon, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
    2 hour(s) (afternoon)
  4. Feel the refreshing breeze as you sail out to admire the views of Sydney aboard an authentic timber tall ship. Savor a delicious dinner as you watch a gorgeous sunset on this memorable evening cruise.
    English Available

    From USD60.56

    Daily
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  5. Explore Scenic World Blue Mountains, a World Heritage Site, which overlooks the Three Sisters rock formation and meet local animals at Featherdale Wildlife Park. Finish the day with a sunset cruise!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    From USD108.18

    Daily
    10.5 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Travel to the Blue Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and see the nature shots of the Three Sisters rock formation over Jamison Valley. Then, visit the Jenolan Caves to see ancient limestone formations, among many other activities!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD121.79

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    11.5 - 12 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Journey to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge at night and admire Sydney's cityscape from a unique vantage point. Climb from the outer arch of the bridge as the sun sets and get unobstructed views of the dazzling city lights!

    From USD182.35

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  8. Enjoy world-class Australian wines from the vineyards along Hunter Valley's rolling hills! Delight both your palate and eyes in this lush land dotted with over 50 wineries and an array of decadent treats!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD134.72

    Sun, Tue, Wed, Fri
    11 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  9. Visit the famed Hunter Valley and have a sweet time sampling delectable chocolates and cheeses with a knowledgeable guide. Indulge your senses with premium wine tastings at three boutique wineries on this full-day tour!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD101.38

    Daily
    11 - 11.5 hour(s) (morning)
  10. Enjoy a private surfing lesson with your own personal instructor for 1 or 1.5 hours at one of Australia's most famous locations, the beautiful Bondi Beach.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD115.67

    Daily
  11. Visit Canberra, Australia's capital, and enjoy a guided tour to some of its most famous landmarks such as the Parliament House, Australian War Memorial, National Museum of Australia, and so much more!
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD128.59

    Mon, Fri
    13.5 - 14 hour(s) (morning)
  12. Taronga Zoo by Ferry from Sydney Harbour
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    Board a ferry and head for Taronga. Visit the zoo with a view, see over 4000 animals from 350 species and enjoy a complimentary Sky Safari cable car ride.
    Accessible

    From USD40.14

    14%
    OFF
    Daily
  13. Head for the open seas aboard an ocean catamaran in pursuit of the gentle giants of the sea. Catch spectacular sightings of humpback and southern right whales as they embark on their annual migration.

    USD64.64

    Daily
    3.5 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  14. WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo General Admission Ticket
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    Treat yourself to an adventure at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo where you can get chummy with some of Australia's most unique creatures. See cute koalas and huge crocodiles with this 1-day admission ticket.

    USD29.94

    Daily
  15. Spend some time at the famous Sydney Tower, one of the city's most iconic landmarks. Watch the immersive 4D Cinema show before heading up the Observation Deck for a panoramic view of the city.
    Accessible

    USD19.73

    Daily
  16. Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb
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    See 360-degree views of Sydney on top of one of its most iconic landmarks, the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Choose your climb adventure with a professional guide and view the city from the summit.

    From USD118.39

    Daily
    2 - 4 hour(s) (morning, afternoon, evening)
  17. Skydiving Adventure Over Sydney and Wollongong
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    Free fall for about 60 seconds on this exhilarating skydive adventure. Jump from up to 15,000 feet with your instructor and see the magnificent view of Sydney as you glide back down by parachute.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD206.84

    Daily
    (morning)
  18. See Sydney Harbour from a unique vantage point. Fly past the Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and the beautiful city skyline. Then, admire the aerial view of Sydney's beaches and the Pacific Ocean.
    Pick-up Provided

    USD238.14

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (morning, afternoon)
  19. Get to know Sydney a little better with this walking tour around its oldest neighborhood. Discover the The Rocks' rum-influenced history and knock back drinks from some historical pubs in the area.
    English Available

    USD80.97

    Daily
    3 hour(s) (afternoon)