Best tours in Sydney

Check out the top tours in Sydney, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Bondi Beach
1. Bondi Beach
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253 local reviews
Bondi Beach, Bondi Beach
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David
It's the beach that most tourists have heard of - but there are plenty of others to check out as well. I alway…
Sean
An iconic ex-nudist beach with soft white sand. If you have 4 hours to spare, take a slow touristy walk along …
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Bondi Beach is a popular beach and the name of the surrounding suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. B…
1. Bondi Beach
1. Bondi Beach
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253 local reviews
Bondi Beach, Bondi Beach
David
David
It's the beach that most tourists have heard of - but there are plenty of others to check out as well. I always recommend a walk along the c…
Sean
Sean
An iconic ex-nudist beach with soft white sand. If you have 4 hours to spare, take a slow touristy walk along the pathway all the way to Coo…
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
L'Abode Accommodation Specialist
Bondi Beach is a popular beach and the name of the surrounding suburb in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Bondi Beach is located 7 km (4 …
2. Coogee Beach
2. Coogee Beach
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82 local reviews
Coogee Beach, Coogee
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Rebecca
A bus that takes you straight to the beach - why not!? Beautiful & iconic, and slightly less touristy than Bon…
Melody
The locals beach. Like Bondi, but less touristy. And a direct bus route away - from right out the front. My fa…
Amir
Simply, it is my favourite beach. You'll love it. Not touristy as Bondi, but with everything you'll need for a…
2. Coogee Beach
2. Coogee Beach
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82 local reviews
Coogee Beach, Coogee
Rebecca
Rebecca
A bus that takes you straight to the beach - why not!? Beautiful & iconic, and slightly less touristy than Bondi. Do the famous spectacular …
Melody
Melody
The locals beach. Like Bondi, but less touristy. And a direct bus route away - from right out the front. My fave spot
Amir
Amir
Simply, it is my favourite beach. You'll love it. Not touristy as Bondi, but with everything you'll need for a day out on the beach. Cafes, …
3. Sydney Fish Market
3. Sydney Fish Market
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78 local reviews
Pyrmont Bridge Rd, Sydney
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+61 2 9004 1100
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Fiona
The largest in the southern hemisphere! And easy walk from the house and a great place to grab some lunch. The…
Ollie
This working fishing port – with many types of fishing vessels in Blackwattle Bay, wholesale and retail fish m…
Rob
Sydney Fish Markets is a popular destination for tourists, and they serve the freshest and finest in seafood d…
3. Sydney Fish Market
3. Sydney Fish Market
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78 local reviews
Pyrmont Bridge Rd, Sydney
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+61 2 9004 1100
Fiona
Fiona
The largest in the southern hemisphere! And easy walk from the house and a great place to grab some lunch. They also run tours of the market…
Ollie
Ollie
This working fishing port – with many types of fishing vessels in Blackwattle Bay, wholesale and retail fish markets, shops, a variety of in…
Rob
Rob
Sydney Fish Markets is a popular destination for tourists, and they serve the freshest and finest in seafood daily.
4. Tamarama Beach
4. Tamarama Beach
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42 local reviews
Tamarama Beach
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Christian
My favourite Sydney beach, right next door to Bondi beach (but far fewer tourists).
Andreia
An alternative close by beach - less tourists
Nigel
If you’re tired of the bustle head to nearby surf beach Tamarama. But be careful, it’s prone to strong current…
4. Tamarama Beach
4. Tamarama Beach
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42 local reviews
Tamarama Beach
Christian
Christian
My favourite Sydney beach, right next door to Bondi beach (but far fewer tourists).
Andreia
Andreia
An alternative close by beach - less tourists
Nigel
Nigel
If you’re tired of the bustle head to nearby surf beach Tamarama. But be careful, it’s prone to strong currents. There is one cafe, a playgr…
5. Sydney Opera House
5. Sydney Opera House
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232 local reviews
Sydney Opera House, Sydney
+61 2 9250 7111
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Christopher
A leisurely 30 minute walk through the Botanic Gardens from your flat, this iconic venue is very photogenic! …
Ollie
Beautiful against the backdrop of Sydney Harbour, the iconic Sydney Opera House is a thriving hub of art, cult…
Daniel
Needs little explanation, personally I think it's more beautiful to see in person than one could expect from s…
5. Sydney Opera House
5. Sydney Opera House
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232 local reviews
Sydney Opera House, Sydney
+61 2 9250 7111
Christopher
Christopher
A leisurely 30 minute walk through the Botanic Gardens from your flat, this iconic venue is very photogenic! There are two performance hall…
Ollie
Ollie
Beautiful against the backdrop of Sydney Harbour, the iconic Sydney Opera House is a thriving hub of art, culture and history. It's one of t…
Daniel
Daniel
Needs little explanation, personally I think it's more beautiful to see in person than one could expect from seeing photos. Observe the sail…
6. BridgeClimb Sydney
6. BridgeClimb Sydney
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23 local reviews
3 Cumberland St, The Rocks
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+61 2 8274 7777
Point of interestEstablishment
Louise
Top tourist attraction.
Chris
See Sydney from the height of the Sydney Harbour Bridge - guided tours run around the clock but you will need …
Sydney Harbour
Stunning Sydney Harbour Bridge is visible from our lounge, and dining room. Watch the sunset over Sydney Harb…
6. BridgeClimb Sydney
6. BridgeClimb Sydney
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23 local reviews
3 Cumberland St, The Rocks
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+61 2 8274 7777
Louise
Louise
Top tourist attraction.
Chris
Chris
See Sydney from the height of the Sydney Harbour Bridge - guided tours run around the clock but you will need to book in advance
Sydney Harbour
Sydney Harbour
Stunning Sydney Harbour Bridge is visible from our lounge, and dining room. Watch the sunset over Sydney Harbour from our balcony Or take …
7. Bronte Beach
7. Bronte Beach
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82 local reviews
Bronte Beach, Bronte
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Holly
So relaxed, always good vibes, great place to lie on the beach or on the huge grass area. We love it more than…
Daniel
Because Bronte is a peaceful little beach with a great little natural rock pool called "The Bogey Hole". Less …
Anthony And Alex
Great Beach!
7. Bronte Beach
7. Bronte Beach
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82 local reviews
Bronte Beach, Bronte
Holly
Holly
So relaxed, always good vibes, great place to lie on the beach or on the huge grass area. We love it more than Bondi which is so much more t…
Daniel
Daniel
Because Bronte is a peaceful little beach with a great little natural rock pool called "The Bogey Hole". Less touristy than Bondi.
Anthony And Alex
Anthony And Alex
Great Beach!
8. Black Star Pastry Newtown
8. Black Star Pastry Newtown
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39 local reviews
277 Australia St, Newtown
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+61 2 9557 8656
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Edwina
You’ll find a long line of tourists snaking out the front of Black Star - they’re lining up for the Lonely Pla…
Simon
Emily's favourite local bakery cafe. Great pastries and chocolate croissants and their coffee is not bad eithe…
Kaz
It can get crowded but the cakes here are unbelievable!
8. Black Star Pastry Newtown
8. Black Star Pastry Newtown
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39 local reviews
277 Australia St, Newtown
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+61 2 9557 8656
Edwina
Edwina
You’ll find a long line of tourists snaking out the front of Black Star - they’re lining up for the Lonely Planet favourite, the watermelon …
Simon
Simon
Emily's favourite local bakery cafe. Great pastries and chocolate croissants and their coffee is not bad either. I love their Ginger Ninjas…
Kaz
Kaz
It can get crowded but the cakes here are unbelievable!
9. Taronga Zoo
9. Taronga Zoo
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147 local reviews
Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+61 2 9969 2777
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melanie
Taronga is a super zoo with the most amazing views and setting., With over 4,000 animals to see, over 20 keepe…
Elliot
When it comes to visiting families, Taronga Zoo would be the first recommendation of almost every Sydneysider …
Christina
We love Taronga Zoo! A very large zoo accessible by car or ferry. Kids love this place. Highly recommend the …
9. Taronga Zoo
9. Taronga Zoo
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147 local reviews
Bradleys Head Rd, Mosman
Closed · Opens 9:30 AM
+61 2 9969 2777
melanie
melanie
Taronga is a super zoo with the most amazing views and setting., With over 4,000 animals to see, over 20 keeper talks and shows a day, tours…
Elliot
Elliot
When it comes to visiting families, Taronga Zoo would be the first recommendation of almost every Sydneysider — it's both a local and touris…
Christina
Christina
We love Taronga Zoo! A very large zoo accessible by car or ferry. Kids love this place. Highly recommend the seal and bird shows, lemur par…
10. Manly Beach
10. Manly Beach
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137 local reviews
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Dee
More tourists, shopping, eating places and loads of pubs clubs and nightlife.
Zak
A tourist hotspot, and rightly so. A huge gorgeous beach with lots of restaurants, bars and shopping
Aisling
Manly, on Sydney’s north side, is renowned for surf breaks, scenic walks and laidback cafés. A half-hour ferry…
10. Manly Beach
10. Manly Beach
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137 local reviews
Dee
Dee
More tourists, shopping, eating places and loads of pubs clubs and nightlife.
Zak
Zak
A tourist hotspot, and rightly so. A huge gorgeous beach with lots of restaurants, bars and shopping
Aisling
Aisling
Manly, on Sydney’s north side, is renowned for surf breaks, scenic walks and laidback cafés. A half-hour ferry ride from Circular Quay, a tr…
11. Belvoir St Theatre
11. Belvoir St Theatre
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17 local reviews
25 Belvoir St, Surry Hills
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9699 3444
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Danni
One of Australia's most celebrated and acclaimed theatre companies. As well as performing at home, Belvoir re…
Ollie
One building. Six hundred people. Thousands of stories. When the Nimrod Theatre building in Belvoir Street, S…
Wiebke
If you want a truly unique theatre experience, go to the Downstairs Theatre - it's tiny, and the actors could …
11. Belvoir St Theatre
11. Belvoir St Theatre
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17 local reviews
25 Belvoir St, Surry Hills
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+61 2 9699 3444
Danni
Danni
One of Australia's most celebrated and acclaimed theatre companies. As well as performing at home, Belvoir regularly takes to the road, tou…
Ollie
Ollie
One building. Six hundred people. Thousands of stories. When the Nimrod Theatre building in Belvoir Street, Surry Hills, was threatened wit…
Wiebke
Wiebke
If you want a truly unique theatre experience, go to the Downstairs Theatre - it's tiny, and the actors could literally be stepping you on t…
12. Circular Quay
12. Circular Quay
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73 local reviews
Circular Quay, Sydney
NeighborhoodPolitical
Eleni
Stroll along the busy wharfs of Circular Quay, listen to the Aboriginal street artists and enjoy the views of …
Dan
Can't really come to Sydney without a walk around the beautiful circular quay. My recommendation is to have an…
Eleni
Stroll along the busy wharfs of Circular Quay, listen to the Aboriginal street artists and enjoy the views of …
12. Circular Quay
12. Circular Quay
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73 local reviews
Circular Quay, Sydney
Eleni
Eleni
Stroll along the busy wharfs of Circular Quay, listen to the Aboriginal street artists and enjoy the views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. A g…
Dan
Dan
Can't really come to Sydney without a walk around the beautiful circular quay. My recommendation is to have an early morning jog or walk aro…
Eleni
Eleni
Stroll along the busy wharfs of Circular Quay, listen to the Aboriginal street artists and enjoy the views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. A g…