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Address: Circular Quay | No. 6 Wharf, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 131-500
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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The best Ferry ride

I always have loved to travel in a ferry and a ride on the Manly ferry was one of the best.The weather held on and we had a brat smooth ride.We sat on the upper de k and ventured... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

I always have loved to travel in a ferry and a ride on the Manly ferry was one of the best.The weather held on and we had a brat smooth ride.We sat on the upper de k and ventured to sit out on front of the ferry braving the cold breeze.I wish the ride would've little longer as we enjoyed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

A great way to get close up to the iconic structures the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. The price is quite reasonable and Manly was a very pleasant surprise having a very nice pedestrian area and als having a beach on the ocean that had nice sized breakers for beginners and more experienced surfers.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW

This was a cheap way to get fantastic views of Sydney harbour without going on a costly "harbour cruise" and you get to visit Manly a lovely place to visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

I love taking the Manly ferry from Circular Quay. The views of the Harbour are amazing, and it's a very relaxing ride (if the water isn't too choppy or stormy). Enjoy some hot chocolate when you get off the boat, hit up some shops, and enjoy the beach. I also love the little walk to Shelly Beach!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

Where else do you get to see the sights for $2.50. Great experience for the whole family. Great food shops at the Manly end including an Aldi store.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

Reliable service and it runs frequently. Alkso it is the best way to see the harbour as you travel from one end to the other. Very cheap too.

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Key Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

My husband and I had the pleasure of taking this ferry to Manly Beach on a bright, sunny day. The views of the Harbor were incredible - we must have taken 100 photos during the trip. Passengers are treated to a great audio "tour" with information about the Sydney Bridge, Opera House, Luna Park and other landmarks. This is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

A bargin boat travel experience with a delightful trip on the famous Manly ferry from Circular Quay to Manly (and return) Less than $16 return for the 30 minute trip (each way) Cruising at 13 knots, it was an enjoyable trip, with the open deck at the front of the boat a treat. A great trip - stunning value -... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

See Sydney Harbour up close and personal. Wonderful views of big ships, sailing boats, the Sydney Opera House, and Harbour Bridge. There can be a few rolling swells as you cross the Sydney Harbour Heads, all adds to the excitement. Go for fish and chips at Manly, or just walk in the Corso.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

A ferry ride over to Manley is a must do when visiting Sydney, once you arrive after crossing the heads to get to Manley you can take a walk along to see the shops the beach. Make sure it's a lovely sunny day though.

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