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Sydney Harbour

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Address: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 9240 8500
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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this...

Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.

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The place you need to see in sydney

Sydney Harbor contains the main things any visitor needs to see in Sydney and is a must visit to get the photos you want from the landmarks you know

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Townsville, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sydney Harbor contains the main things any visitor needs to see in Sydney and is a must visit to get the photos you want from the landmarks you know

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

An amazing place to visit and enjoy whether on the water (fantastic) or on the shore. Meal cruises are very good value for money and a great way to see the bridge,opera house and many more iconic landmarks. On shore visits to the opera house or restaurants or just strolling can be relaxing and enjoyable.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

One of the most beautiful places we visited. We spent just one day in Sydney, and we spent it here. Walked across the harbour bridge, checked out the opera house, had some food and drinks there. Great atmosphere. The sunset was also great.

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 361 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Sydney has so much going for it, no wonder tourists love it. The Harbour is truly magnificent, not just the "main" areas that most tourists might see, but it's all the little bays and coves that make it so special. From any viewpoint, whether over in North Sydney or down in Rose Bay, the view of the Harbour is spectacular.... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the Opera house to the bridge and the area surrounding the ferries and Old Sydney, there are tons of restaurants, bars and shops.

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Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely space, good views of city and harbour, loads of space for sitting down and plenty of phot ops

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommend getting an Opal card and take the ferries around the harbor. Gorgeous views and very relaxing way to see sydney from the water. Lovely walk along the water room Darling Harbour to Circular Quay and then into the botanical gardens.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is on Darling Harbour - stroll 20 minutes around the corner and there's the Harbour Bridge and Opera House!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The opera house and the harbour are gorgeous with lots of places to eat and or just sit and enjoy the view.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a great place Sydney Harbour is. We just loved walking around and people watching. We couldn't actually believe either the speed the ferries were coming in at speed lol.

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The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise buildings and after-work drink places, high-end shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle, reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens or picnic lunch at High Park. No matter your interest, be sure to check the full calendar of events hosted by the city, from the Sydney Festival in January to October’s Good Food Month at Hyde Park.
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