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Darling Harbour

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Address: , Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 9240 8500
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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...
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A Nice Evening Stroll for Dinner

We visited Darling Harbour for dinner and had a really nice walk from our hotel, it's pedestrianised and there are play areas for children, so the whole area felt very family... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

We visited Darling Harbour for dinner and had a really nice walk from our hotel, it's pedestrianised and there are play areas for children, so the whole area felt very family oriented - even though there was some glam black tie event happening on one of the quays that night.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Darling Harbour is a "must to visit". Wonderful views of the harbour from many area, great restaurants to eat at and people watch from and the prices of the restaurants aren't too pricey for a big city.

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Hindmarsh Island, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

What on earth has happened to Sydney. As a tourist we felt we were an inconvenience to many of the eating places. Just another bunch of tourists taking up their valuable 'me' time. The rudeness and attitude was appalling. It was the first time I have taken my wife to Sydney. Our expectations were high, but poor hospitality greeted us... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Last weekend my family & i went to Darling Harbour to visit some of the 'touristy' attractions. Most of these are located in Darling Harbour. The changes made to Darling harbour over the last 15 years are amazing. Its a more family friendly environment now and even after dark - feels like a safe place to be walking around with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We just love darling harbour, we always catch the ferry whenever we are in Sydney. Its a lovely place to relax and enjoy the views.

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Broken Hill, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We did all the major attractions, Sydney Sealife, Sydney Wildlife and Madam Tussauds. The attractions are very interesting but very crowded as you'd expect. The children loved them, especially the animal ones. Accross the waking bridge Harbourside has some nice shops and we even tried our hand at some ten pin bowling, only the lanes kept malfunctioning (but that's another... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Lots of great food choices. People mulling around having a good time. Central to the city so easily worth the effort for a visit.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I was there in April 2015. It was good weather, good scenery there. I did some shopping there. It is a great spot to dine with, a lot of restaurants available there and even Hard Rock Sydney. I enjoyed my food at Hard Rock cafe and also Pancake on the Rock. I love to chill at Darling Harbour at night... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Have mixed feelings about Darling Harbour. I only visit it at night time and was lucky enough to watch some fireworks. But it was soo noisy and overcrowded that I had enough after 1h if pushing through the crowds. Restaurant are packed and serve average to poor quality food at maximum price, simply because the people are there at their... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Lots to see and do, Sydney sea life and madam tusards were close by and were well worth seeing! Loved the dugong at sea life. She is so clever.

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