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Few better harbours than this!

You cannot come to Sydney and be smacked by the awe and beauty of this piece of water. It is the key to Sydney and all that came after Sydney.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 19, 2016
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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

We drove two times through the port, on the way to and from the whale watching. The return way with a view of the city is especially breathtaking!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2016

You cannot come to Sydney and be smacked by the awe and beauty of this piece of water. It is the key to Sydney and all that came after Sydney.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

The most beautiful part of Australia and Sydney. Home to many beautiful beaches and coves and amazing photo opportunities.

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Sydney
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2015

Port Jackson, aka Sydney Harbour is one of the most magnificent harbours in the world. A great place to visit, you can enjoy a ferry ride to numerous places, walk the Harbour Bridge, explore the banks of the harbour, see the Opera House and Circular Quay to name a few. Dining options abound. Once visited, you will return.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015

Sydney Harbour is a most beautiful place to visit & soak up the magnificient views - a better harbour would be hard to find. Iconic places such as the Harbour Bridge, the Opera House,Darling Harbour, the new Barangaroo area, Cockatoo Island, Fort Denison, the Royal Botanic Gardens.....all here to enjoy & visit. See the harbour sites from the foreshore but... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2014

You must do all the Ferrys as the Bridge walk and Pylon tour get off at Milsson Point and walk under to Cahill Pass or even better take the Ferry across to Luna park and walk though to South Sydney and then to North Sydney so You can say You have being under over the Bridge

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2014

We recently cruised from Sydney and it was well worth the effort of getting out of bed at 4am to see the ship sail in through the heads at dawn. Absolutely magical experience. If you are ever on a cruise ship coming in here, make it your business to see it - it was far more magical arriving than it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2012

Combine San Francisco Harbour..Hong Kong Harbour.. Acapulco...Puerto Montt... Glasgow Harbour...The Hudson River..Genoa. and you get Port Jackson in one bundle. Interlaced with reliable ferry services...good swimming .. great fishing..incredible sailing...myriads of eating spots.. and friendly Aussie faces. You do not have to spend a lot of money to experience the best things in life. Visit the land of Oz but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2012

Captain Phillip got it right. What a place to found one of the world's most outstanding cities!! Port Jackson (aka Sydney Harbour) is, geologically speaking, a flooded valley. The landform was at one time a sandstone-based plateau. Over time, water eroded a canyon. Then the plateau dropped and the sea flooded in. The world's greatest natural harbour was created. Port... More 

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