Sydney Activities & Tours: Australia

Cultural & Theme Tours

Fantastic views, aboriginal culture, beautiful wildflowers and amazing wildlife.

Fantastic views, aboriginal culture, beautiful wildflowers and amazing wildlife.

I am an expert on Sydney's natural environment having worked for over 30 years in Sydney's bushland as a professional wildlife educator. With Sydney Nature Tours you get me, arguably Sydney's best informed guide, taking you to some of Sydney's most magnificent environmental locations. These include aboriginal heritage sites, amazing views, fascinating flowers and wildlife. My tours cater for up to 4 people and you are guaranteed to have my full attention while we explore this unique landscape, all within one hour of the center of Sydney

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From USD $125.20
Blue Mountains Tour Including An Aboriginal Experience from Sydney

Blue Mountains Tour Including An Aboriginal Experience from Sydney

 Aboriginal Blue Mountains Day Tour--The Catherine’s Walk, unites you with the cultural roots of Australia’s first inhabitants and gives you a great experience of the local folklore, history and personalities to discover the magic of the ancient earth and people who thrived upon it.

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See Details → Duration :10 hours
From USD $178.19
Sydney Shore Excursion: Sydney Opera House Walking Tour

Sydney Shore Excursion: Sydney Opera House Walking Tour

Take a guided walking tour of Sydney Opera House while your cruise ship is in port to experience one of the world’s most famous performing arts centers. Plus, you’ll see the best views of the Sydney Harbour. Book this Sydney Opera House shore excursion ahead to ensure you don’t miss out on this popular tour.

Please note: in line with the Australian government decision to cease non-essential gatherings due to Covid-19, all public performances and tours will be temporarily suspended up to 17 June 2020. Thank you for your support and understanding in this time.

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From USD $26.29
Canberra Explorer: Australia's Capital City Tour from Sydney

Canberra Explorer: Australia's Capital City Tour from Sydney

Enjoy this comprehensive day tour of Canberra, Australian's capital city. Travel south by coach from Sydney through the Goulburn region, one of Australia's premier sheep and wool growing areas, and on to Canberra. Take in the highlights of this city including the Australian War Memorial, the National Museum of Australia and Australia's Parliament House.

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See Details → Duration :13 hours
From USD $118.31
The Rocks & Darling Harbour with a local: private & personalized

The Rocks & Darling Harbour with a local: private & personalized

We’re nothing if not pragmatic, that’s why we’ve created an experience that takes you right to the heart of Sydney - Darling Harbor. With your local Sydney host by your side, you’ll explore the surrounds of one of Sydney’s most famous spots. From here, you can access most of the city’s iconic attractions, like the Opera House, Sydney Harbor Bridge, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Luna Park and Taronga Zoo. Soak up the colonial era architecture as you cheers to a few hours well spent!

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

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See Details → Duration :3 hours
From USD $146.98
Sydney Scenic Trike or Harley Davidson Tour

Sydney Scenic Trike or Harley Davidson Tour

Experience the Sydney Harbour Bridge like never before as you take an exhilarating trike ride over the City’s most famous icon and explore Sydney's world famous surrounds. All eyes will be on you as you feel the rumble of the engine and wind in your face – it’s the only way to sightsee!

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See Details → Duration :150 to 180 minutes
From USD $133.24
Lonely Planet Experiences: Eat, Drink & Walk Sydney with a Local

Lonely Planet Experiences: Eat, Drink & Walk Sydney with a Local

Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this Lonely Planet Experience powered by Urban Adventures. Walk a little, eat a little, drink a little! Take an evening journey through Sydney's emerging small bar scene and discover the spots that are popping up around the city in heritage buildings and laneways.

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See Details → Duration :3 hours
From USD $71.46
illi-Langi The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour

illi-Langi The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour

Be touched by the most ancient human culture on earth in a 90-minute leisurely walkabout with an Aboriginal guide in The Rocks Sydney, and journey into DreamTime, the culture of Aboriginal People.

illi-Langi The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour is 100 per cent Aboriginal-owned and was developed by Aboriginal Elder, Margret Campbell, a Dunghutti – Jerrinjah woman. It is led by Aboriginal guides who have her permission to share her cultural knowledge. The tour gives you the opportunity to discover how the ancient Aboriginal DreamTime is still alive within the modern Sydney landscape and how the billion-year-old harbour, marine environment, sandstone strata, waterways, flora and fauna continue to influence how Aboriginal people live today.

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See Details → Duration :1 hour 30 minutes
From USD $29.78
Half day in Sydney with a local: private & personalized

Half day in Sydney with a local: private & personalized

You’ll join one of our local Sydney hosts for an exhilarating half-day experience of their city. Depending on how you envisioned your Australian adventure, you might want to explore Darling Harbor the famous Bondi Beach, or the Sydney Harbor National Park. Whether it’s a low-key day of discovering a few hip neighborhoods like Enmore, or an action-packed day of sightseeing - your host can’t wait to share a slice of this Aussie gem with you!

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

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See Details → Duration :4 hours
From USD $115.02
Convicts and The Rocks: Sydney's Walking History Tour Led by Historian

Convicts and The Rocks: Sydney's Walking History Tour Led by Historian

Expect fascinating history, delivered with energy and insight on a walking exploration of Sydney's birthplace: The Rocks. Together your group will uncover the scallywag stories of convicts, soldiers, rum & rebellions. This tour is led by historians & heritage professionals who share their passion for the past through extensive research & great storytelling

Before reaching the narrow alleyways & hidden ruins of The Rocks district, you’ll enter inside Sydney’s historical Customs House & discover the colonial relics at Macquarie Place. In The Rocks you'll bring to life convicts, craftsmen & cutthroats. You'll also venture below street level to discover a sandstone cellar connected to Sydney's gold-rush era.

Best of all, this tour finishes inside a converted 19th Century storehouse with a cobblestone beer-garden. This is a unique opportunity to soak in the stories you've shared over a refreshing drink, meet other members of your group & chat to your guide about local recommendations.

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See Details → Duration :2 hours 30 minutes
From USD $22.84
The Rocks History and Pub Walking Tour

The Rocks History and Pub Walking Tour

Explore the historic Rocks district in Sydney with a knowledgeable local guide who shares tales from the neighborhood’s colorful past. Wander through alleyways and see heritage buildings that make the Rocks one of Sydney's most popular and atmospheric districts. Your tour includes stops at historic pubs for craft beers. Small-group tour with a maximum of 12 people ensures a more personalized experience.

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See Details → Duration :2 hours 30 minutes
From USD $84.57
Sydney Ghost Walking Tour

Sydney Ghost Walking Tour

Delve into the supernatural side of Sydney on an evening walking tour that sheds light on the city's spooky past. During a leisurely 1.5-hour walk around The Rocks district and its environs, learn from an insider guide about spine-tingling hauntings, famous ghosts, lingering mysteries and paranormal phenomena. Hear about the historical context for the city’s ghoulish stories throughout this entertaining and informative tour.

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See Details → Duration :1 hour 30 minutes
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Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, Bush Walk, Aboriginal Rock Art, Palm Beach, Day Tour

Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NP, Bush Walk, Aboriginal Rock Art, Palm Beach, Day Tour

An exciting bush walk in Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park, BBQ and get your picture on Palm Beach, Home and Away's film set!!! plus more....

Taking you by air conditioned bus to Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park for a stunning 1.5 hour walk through true Australian bush. Visiting hidden a hidden waterfall, Aboriginal rock art and engravings, spotting goannas, brush turkeys, swamp wallabies as well as one of Sydney’s best viewpoints overlooking your second destination of Palm Beach, and the Barrenjoey Lighthouse.

What’s more... A free BBQ lunch at peaceful McCarrs Creek Reserve with the opportunity to relax by the water, spotting Kookaburras...

Finishing the day with highlights at Palm Beach. Discover its golden sands and glistening blue waters, and take your picture at iconic locations Alf’s Bait Shop and Summer Bay Surf Life Saving Club from Australia’s favorite TV show. Or a short hike up to Barrenjoey Lighthouse for amazing views.

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See Details → Duration :8 hours
From USD $67.00
A full day in Sydney with a local: private & personalized

A full day in Sydney with a local: private & personalized

Get ready to tackle Sydney like Crocodile Dundee would - fearlessly and armed with a good sense of humor! You’ll join our local Sydney host for an authentic experience of the city. Whether you want to shout for a sports team at the SCG, cruise around the harbor, buy quirky curios at Paddy’s Market or catch a show at the Sydney Opera House - the day is yours to command.

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do

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Ultimate Sydney food experience: private & personalized

Ultimate Sydney food experience: private & personalized

You’ll join a host and take to the streets of Sydney, where you’ll eat where the locals do. You could check out hipster joints, busy breweries, cool cafés and modern eateries together, as you get acquainted with the tastes of Sydney. Tuck into yummy food fusions, sample Sydney’s famous craft beers or regional wines, discover the best seafood at a seafood market or head to a farmer’s market. You can have it all so tuck in!

Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded local host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do

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See Details → Duration :3 hours
From USD $167.43