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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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  • Very good16%
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“opera house” (3,436 reviews)
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Short but sweet. I found myself in Sydney harbour for 14 hours (8 over night) and would thoroughly recommend.

Thank Wayfarer8850
Reviewed yesterday

Had a great time walking around the Sydney Harbour precinct. So much to see and it was a lovely sunny day too. A must-see while in Sydney.

Thank Roma S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a lucky country to have such beautiful scenery as our magnificent harbour, just a fantastic vision from parramatta river all the way to the Gap truly spoilt

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed yesterday

There is so much to see and do on and around the harbour. Just doing the ferry rides is a great way to experience the beauty and diversity of it.

Thank nelliejean2015
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What can you say it's Sydney harbour! Just stunning lots happening all the time. Lovely to just wander around sit on the waters edge or grab a bite to eat

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very active area. The hub of all ferry transportation and trains. There were a lot of restaurants in this area, and some with outdoor seating on the water. Most attractions can be walked to from here. The Opera House, The Rocks and Harbour Bridge.

Thank Texasstarr
Reviewed 2 days ago

First time to harbour for Vivid 2017, and absolutely love it! Took a stroll and walk around the harbour after the performances at Opera House. Seriously enjoyed the walk about and the great views. Will be back here again when I am in Sydney.

Thank SamuelTan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A real must do in Sydney and worth the views. Very nice area and lots to do. Families, couples - there's something for everyone in this area.

Thank R M
Reviewed 2 days ago

You never been to Australia if you dont have any photos of yourself in Sydney Harbour :) This place is always crowded with tourist, so be prepared! It also has a lot of restaurant, from hawkers to 5 star restaurant. They also have a free...More

Thank nadhnadira
Reviewed 2 days ago

So this is a hard one - this is my home and for once, i am not a traveller trying to understand a place. I am letting you know what I think will give you a gauge of our city. OK you will go to...More

Thank goodidea-oz
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Hi anyone give guidance on travelling to Sydney from UK please.. Visa? How long does it normally take. Planning on travelling for 3 weeks to Sydney and doing the east coast any ideas on a itinerary?
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
Can you recommend a moderate priced hotel with a view of the harbor/opera house
11 October 2016|
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Response from mereytan | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I stayed with a fren in Sydney so I can't recommend. Frankly, I think there s no need to stay near the Barbour to enjoy the activities around it as Sydney has a good transportation network
Billy H
any free nude art groups and other public nudist places west sydney
10 September 2016|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
There's a nudist beach at Watsons Bay, next to Sydney Heads. Not sure how legal it is, but it's been there for years.