Sydney Activities & Tours: Australia

Cultural & Theme Tours

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Private Sydney Half Day Tour including Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach

Enjoy the best sightseeing tour of Sydney on your half-day private tour. Discover the picture-perfect views from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. Learn about the city's rich history and culture from your expert guide. Visit the very tip of Sydney Harbour at The Gap, and dip your toes in the ocean at the world-famous Bondi Beach. Travel through the exclusive suburbs of Paddington, Vaucluse and the notorious Kings Cross.

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See Details → Duration :4 hours
From USD $206.64
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Blue Mountains Deluxe Small-Group Eco Wildlife Tour from Sydney

Head for the hills and experience the natural beauty of the Blue Mountains on this small group day trip from Sydney. Travel on a complete loop of the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains and see many hidden locations away from all other tourists. This unique small group tour offers the most amazing experience to the Blue Mountains National Park. You'll also come face to face with native Australian animals, such as Kangaroos, Koala's, Emus, and Bird life.

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See Details → Duration :10 hours
From USD $154.13
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Morning or Afternoon Sydney Highlights Tour with a Local Guide

This half day Sydney highlights tour is just perfect to kick-start or end your holiday. See all the city hot spots and tourist icons: Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Opera, Mrs Macquarie's Chair, Woolloomooloo, Harry Cafe de Wheels, Rushcutters Bay, Point Piper, Rose Bay, Vaucluse, Shark Beach, The Gap, Bondi Beach, Paddington, Darlinghurst, China Town and Darling Harbour. En route, your expert tour guide will provide you with all the insight information you need to know as a first time visitor: where are the best beaches in town? Or the best walks, the finest restaurants or the most atmospheric Aussie pubs. In fact, this half-day Sydney tour will leave you with so many ideas and plans that you'll likely decide to extend your stay in the world's most beautiful city!

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See Details → Duration :4 hours
From USD $102.70
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Sydney’s Tall Ship Sailing Adventure on James Craig

Take to the seas around Sydney on a 5- or 6-hour tall ship sailing adventure on board the beautifully restored ‘James Craig.’ Sailing only twice a month, the authentic square-rigged ship takes an unforgettable route around Sydney Harbour, passing under the Harbour Bridge, before venturing into the open waters of the Pacific Ocean. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are all included on the 6-hour adventure with afternoon tea and coffee included for the 5-hour adventure as well as hearing about the ship’s fascinating history from the crew as you sail.

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See Details → Duration :6 hours
From USD $105.42
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Private Tour: Blue Mountains Day Trip from Sydney

Choose the luxury option and take a private tour of the Blue Mountains World Heritage region from Sydney. You’ll enjoy a picnic morning tea at Calmsley Hill Farm and stop for amazing views at remote lookouts. Lunch is included, with a choice of Modern Australian dining at Echoes Restaurant or a Cafe style lunch at the Boiler House Cafe at the Hydro Magestic.

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See Details → Duration :9 hours
From USD $528.43
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Private Tour: Sydney Sightseeing Experience

See the very best of Sydney on a private tour that takes in the city’s historic center and beaches, colonial heritage and natural beauty. Admire the historic sandstone buildings on Macquarie Street, watch surfers catch waves at Bondi Beach, and cross the Sydney Harbour Bridge to visit the golden beaches of Northern Sydney. Choose the sightseeing tour only, or make a full day of it a day and upgrade to the lunch option at Dee Why beach. Receive personalized attention from your expert guide on this comprehensive private tour of Sydney.

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See Details → Duration :7 hours 30 minutes
From USD $320.83
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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 $84.99
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Private Sydney City Customized Tour

If you are looking for a private tour guided by a Sydney born and bred operator that focusses not only on the city's iconic landmarks but also on its unique aboriginal heritage, colonial beginnings and the multicultural society that is today, then this tour is for you!!! As a general itinerary, the day begins as we make our way to the historic Rocks district, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House foreshores. We then journey to the Botanical Gardens, Mrs Macquarie’s Chair and the ever-evolving suburbs of Woolloomooloo and Kings Cross. Following the harbour, we venture through the city’s eastern bays out to South Head and iconic Bondi Beach for a water view lunch. From Bondi, we take a leisurely stroll along the beautiful coastline. We return to the city via fashionable Oxford Street, Paddington with our final destination at Darling Harbour. This private tour enables guests flexibility in structuring the day to best suit the group. Start and end times can be adjusted accordingly.

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See Details → Duration :6 to 7 hours
From USD $136.02
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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 $84.99
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Lonely Planet Experiences: Highlights Of 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.
Get to know Sydney on this 2-hour walking tour that takes in the city’s most popular sights: Circular Quay, Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Rocks and more. With a knowledgeable local guide, explore Sydney as you learn little-known facts about the city’s early settlement days. Limited to just 12 people, it provides a small-group experience.

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See Details → Duration :2 hours
From USD $38.87
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Canberra - The National Capital | Full Day Private Tour | Departs from Sydney

Visit Australia's National Capital in the luxury and comfort of your own Private Tour departing from Sydney.

Discover Canberra with your knowledgeable local private tour guide who will take you to see the highlights and attractions of Australia's National Capital 

Canberra may be the political hub of Australia but this 'bush capital' has so much more to offer! From Award Inning Museums, Art & Culture to an abundance of wildlife and natural beauty, Canberra has something for everyone.

Enjoy a stress free pick up and drop off at your requested location in Sydney including hotels, cruise terminals, airport or other accommodation.

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See Details → Duration :11 hours
From USD $404.66
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Private Tour: Ku-ring-gai, Northern Beaches and Sydney Sightseeing

See it all on a panoramic private tour of Sydney that takes in Ku-ring-gai National Park and the lovely Northern Beaches, as well as all the sights of The Rocks and central Sydney. Discover famous Palm Beach, view ancient Aboriginal rock engravings, and enjoy lunch at one of Sydney’s favorite restaurants, exclusive Jonah's of Whale Beach. With morning tea, lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off included, this private tour shows you a different side of Sydney on the stunning Northern Beaches.

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See Details → Duration :9 hours
From USD $566.18
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Sydney Six Beaches Trike Tour

Explore Sydney's famous Eastern Suburbs beaches from Bondi to LaPerouse on a comfortable two passenger luxury trike. All eyes will be on you as you feel the rumble of the engine and wind in your face – from children to grannies it’s the only way to sightsee!

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See Details → Duration :90 to 120 minutes
From USD $102.02
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Sydney's Gay and Lesbian History and Culture Walking Tour

Sydney’s world-famous Mardi Gras is the evolution of 200 years of gay and lesbian history in Sydney. From the gay governor whose conduct scandalised the British Empire to the bright lights of the gay strip on Oxford Street, hear the stories and see the sites that define Sydney as one of the friendliest cities for gay and lesbian culture in the world.

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See Details → Duration :2 hours
From USD $45.46
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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 $146.52