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Explore Sydney Harbour offers guided 2-3 hour self-drive boat tours to the major highlights in Sydney Harbour. Experience the most beautiful harbour in the world in a unique way. Not boating experience or boat license required.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Rose Bay Boat Ramp, Lyne Park, Rose Bay, New South Wales 2029, Australia
+61 468 356 000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the grand tour of Sydney harbour with the Explore Sydney Harbour crew, totally loved it. We’ve lived here for years and this gave us a whole new perspective!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time taking in all the sights and we are from Sydney. This trip gives you a unique view and while you are in a group you have the freedom to be actually driving yourself. Very worthwhile and I fully recommend to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SydneyLeanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and a mate had an incredible time on the boat tour, and Josh (our guide) was extremely helpful and friendly. Getting to see the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House from so close up is a surreal feeling. Overall, it was such a worthwhile...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 161juliod
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Could not reccomend this enough ! Amazing afternoon out on the water taking in all of Sydney’s main sights ! Our guide was well experienced and gave us opportunities to take pictures and take in the views. The boats are well maintained, safe and fast...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WilliamBourchier
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Dirk was such a lovely guide and easy to understand. We loved the experience and were happily surprised by how fast those little boats go! We booked on December 28, but got a call from dirk on that morning, explaining that the intense wind might...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alison C
Reviewed December 2, 2018

Highly recommended. Never thought I'd be able to drive a boat in Sydney Harbour! Would highly recommend it to anyone, locals or tourists.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark A
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

This is a superb activity - such fun. The staff were friendly and professional. Our tour guide was fantastic - informative and constantly aware of our comfort level with the activity. Instructions given ensured we found the boat easy to dive. We saw the harbour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Monsteroz
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I bought this for my Husband’s birthday and it was awesome!! Seriously, the best thing we’ve done in years! Rudy, our guide was lovely, very knowledgeable, explained everything really well and was very efficient. He was fantastic and answered all of our questions. The tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aimie S
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Easily the most fun touristy thing to do in Sydney! We are locals, but have recommended this to all our friends and will make sure visitors put this at the top of their list.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kim S
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic, fun and exciting way to enjoy Sydney Harbour . We were three couples so it was perfect - one boat each - and our wonderful guide Rudy who made sure we were all fine every step of the way . Can’t recommend this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Suzane S
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Response from PChocolat | Reviewed this property |
Hi--We went on a Friday, and the way we found out about it was by seeing people doing it on Thursday. We chose to go at 4:30 but there were spots available earlier in the day. However, it looks like the hours have been... More