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Address: Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 9240 8500
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: Scenic entertainment complex that features shops, restaurants, museums and...
Scenic entertainment complex that features shops, restaurants, museums and other tourist attractions.
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Fun place for kids and everyone else

Many child friendly options, including Madame Tussauds, the aquarium and the zoo. But it is a fun place to hang out even without kids, with plenty of restaurants. Also, go to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Many child friendly options, including Madame Tussauds, the aquarium and the zoo. But it is a fun place to hang out even without kids, with plenty of restaurants. Also, go to place for the whale watching tours.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Lots of cafés located just across the harbour with beautiful views especially during this month of early August approaching spring, weather not too cold but cool. After all the walk around, it's a great place to have a cup of coffee or lunch and the view out to the harbour is great.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We spent time walking around Sydney to get a feel for the city and the people. Darling Harbour was beautiful! There were several attractions and restaurants in this area, too!

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We stayed at the Darling Hotel and were able to walk to the harbour ever day. Easy walking, lots of restaurants and things to see like the aquarium and aritime museum

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Burton on trent
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

we so nearly missed out darling harbour as we didn't know that much about it. What a mistake that would have been ! We caught the ferry round from circle quay which gave us a great view of the layout. This is quite a modern set up with a large amount of work in progress but that didn't spoil our... More 

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New York City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Come and stroll the shops. Have a coffee, a drink or a meal at the myriad of food shops and restaurants. See an IMAX film or take a ferry or a cruise. The only downside is very expensive parking, that is if you are driving here.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This was our first pit stop in Sydney. Lots of restaurants and cafe's. An assortment of other attractions including a museum, an aquarium, and some tourist shops. Beautiful view of the city skyline

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Dubbo, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This harbour is great! Catches the sunshine in the bars so you can have a nice drink in the sun! Great atmosphere and views :)

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Brisbane
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Darling Harbour is the perfect location because - The Hotel Ibis is there with amazing views (in it's harbour view rooms) There is really good shopping You can walk to the Chinese gardens, Paddy's markets, the convention centre and the theatre district There is a ferry that will take you to the Circular Quay at the main city area There... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

What a great place for a boat show, the restaurants, the bars and the great vibe. There is plenty to do with shopping, museums and just watching the crowd. my favourite place in Sydney .

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Additional Information about Darling Harbour

Address: Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 9240 8500
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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