Get Inspired / Sydney Sydney Sightseeing, Australia Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / Sydney Sydney Sightseeing, Australia story by: Inspire Sydney & Surrounds TARONGA ZOO Taronga is the Aboriginal word for ‘water views’ and the animals at Taronga Zoo have the best spot in Sydney with amazing views of the harbour. Be sure to visit Taronga’s cute tiger cubs and young elephant calves, then check out the other furry, freaky, cheeky and intriguing animals. Don’t miss the free bird and seal shows and zoo keeper talks about the animals throughout the day. DURATION: Self-Guided DEPARTS: Daily SYDNEY AQUARIUM, WILD LIFE SYDNEY, OCEANWORLD MANLY & SYDNEY TOWER EYE It would be rude to go to Sydney and not call in on Rex, one of the world’s largest crocodiles in captivity. The Combo 4 pass lets you visit not just Rex and all his friends at WILD LIFE Sydney, but also the Aquarium next door and Oceanworld in Manly. When you’ve seen enough of the locals, head to the Sydney Tower Eye for a bird’s eye view of the city they call home – all on the one great pass. DURATION: Self-Guided DEPARTS: Daily MADAME TUSSAUDS Experience the glittering world of fame for a day at Madame Tussauds Sydney by starting your journey on the red carpet and strike a pose for the paparazzi. Step back in time as you join Captain Cook’s first voyage to Sydney Harbour before you challenge your favourite Aussie sports heroes, sing along with your favourite international music icons and star in one of Australia’s popular television shows before you arrive at the biggest celebrity party ever. DURATION: Self Guided DEPARTS: Daily BOUNCE WALKING TOURS If you want to delve a little deeper into Sydney, try a Bounce Walking Tour. Their newest tour is the Underbelly Golden Mile Tour: if you’ve ever watched ‘Underbelly’, you’ll have an idea of what to expect. The city’s streets are dripping with stories of love, murder and drugs. These tours dish out more than enough dirt – you’ll be so intrigued and fascinated by what you learn that one tour probably won’t be enough. DURATION: 2 hours DEPARTS: Daily SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE ESSENTIAL TOUR Discover the stories, history and magic of Sydney Opera House with a fascinating tour taking you underneath the world famous sails. You’ll head inside the World Heritage masterpiece, home to 1000 rooms, 300 corridors and hundreds of tales and secrets. Step inside the theatres where more than 1600 performances come to life each year, and learn how Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s groundbreaking design and vision for a world class performing arts came into existence. DURATION: 1 HOUR DEPARTS: Daily CAPTAIN COOK CRUISES DAY CRUISE With more than 250 kilometres of bays, coves and beaches and a foreshore studded with famous landmarks, architectural jewels and natural beauty, a cruise is a fun way to experience this famous city and harbour from a fresh angle. You can see and hear about major attractions on a Highlights Cruise, explore a little further on a Coffee Cruise or kickstart your Weekend with a Weekend Breakfast Cruise or High Tea at Sea – there’s an option for everyone. DURATION: 1.25-2 hours DEPARTS: Daily BRIDGECLIMB SYDNEY Have the climb of your life with BridgeClimb Sydney. Choose from three climb adventures: The Express Climb, The Discovery Climb or the The Bridge Climb, get ready to suck in the fresh air as you climb to the summit of the world famous Sydney Harbour Bridge. Touch the raw steel and hear some incredible history. If you want to make your experience more memorable, why not climb at dawn, dusk or night? DURATION: Varies DEPARTS: Daily CAPTAIN COOK CRUISES NIGHT CRUISE For a truly romantic evening in Sydney, take a cruise on the magnificent Sydney Harbour. You can choose how long you would like to go out for: a 90 minute cocktail cruise where you can enjoy a cocktail as the last rays of sunshine twinkle over the water; a 2 hour sunset dinner cruise with the city lights rainbowed over the harbour or a 2½-3½ hour starlight dinner. DURATION: 1.5-3.5 hours DEPARTS: Nightly - 5:00pm & 7:00pm Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? 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