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Things To Do In Sydney

Next stop: Sydney! You're ready to set sail in a new direction. Constantly seeking unique ways to get your kicks and broaden your horizons, you're prepared to explore new territory from top to bottom. Reserve your activities now, and all you'll have left to do is pack your trunk and get excited, because Expedia makes it easy to book tons of things to do.

  • Reserve your favourite tour on Expedia for a great price, and you'll still have enough cash for a dream hotel or fine dinner while you're visiting. The activities in Sydney are not only perfect for you, but they won't break the bank. We have 271 things to do here, and you can make them yours beginning at £7.
  • Sydney is popular among thrill seekers suchlike yourself. In fact, lots of travellers have been visiting to learn about local history and culture and explore the best things to do, and most are already thinking of return. The most booked things to do can catch the curiosity of even experienced globetrotters, and it's easy to see why. Our activities includes an impressive array of culturally based outings and opportunities for excitement. From one-of-a kind ways to check out the best this area has to provide like a Blue Mountains & Jenolan Caves Day Tour to Sydney's most talked about places to spend a fun-filled afternoon like the Combo Pass: Sydney Tower Eye, SEA LIFE, WILD LIFE & Madame Tussauds, there are tons of selections at your fingertips when you check out the best tours and excursions here at Expedia.

Our activities are the perfect way to organise your trip. It takes some planning to make the most of a trip to Sydney, particularly when you wish to schedule in trips to museums and outdoor activities. And it's a no-brainer that you're itching to explore every avenue遥ou're excited to get out and take it all in. You need to scope out the top activities around, and a quiet day exploring local neighbourhoods is always time well spent. Book group tours on Expedia, and there will be no need to worry about looking at a map.

Things to Do in Sydney

Bursting with history, culture, fashion, cuisine and top leisure options, Sydney is one of the world’s great cities. The oldest, biggest and liveliest city in Australia, the ‘Harbour City’ is set next to miles of beautiful coastline with some of the world’s best beaches right on its doorstep. Visit iconic structures like the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge, party the night away in vibrant nightlife districts or get out of the city into the wild surrounds. This is a city defined by its massive natural harbour - the world’s biggest - and by the stunning choice of classy foods, thrilling fashion, ground-breaking arts and exciting sports on offer.

Areas & Neighbourhoods in Sydney

City Centre - Where you’ll find the major attractions and the best shopping, this central hub is right in the heart of all the action.

City East - Kings Cross is the place to go for the best nightlife, with the Surry Hills, Woolloomooloo and Moore Park also brimming with trendy coffee shops and galleries.

City South - Discover Sydney’s Chinatown, a place where busy markets and oriental cultures collide in a whirl of noise, smells and experiences.

The Rocks - The site of the original colonial village, there is still plenty of heritage left here. It’s an upmarket area where you can find the majestic Harbour Bridge and take a stunning BridgeClimb.

Darling Harbour - A dedicated leisure and entertainment area just next to the central part of town. Great attractions are all around and it’s small enough to easily explore on foot.

Things to See in Sydney

With nearly five million residents, Sydney is a huge city with a very diverse mix of people and cultures. Which means there is always something interesting to see and do. You can find food from every corner of the world, much of which has only established itself here in recent years. This new Sydney combines perfectly with the historic side - colonial outpost and then determined national figurehead - to create a unique city destination. See the iconic sights, including the Opera House and Bridge, catch the ferry around the harbour or simply laze on world famous beaches.

Things to Do in Sydney

As the biggest and oldest city in Australia, there are some top cultural attractions here in the shape of superb galleries and museums. Check out the Art Gallery of New South Wales or the Museum of Contemporary Art to indulge your creative side, or learn about the city’s history at the Australian Museum. Take a walk on the wild side at the Sydney Aquarium in Darling Harbour or meet cuddly locals at the Koala Park Sanctuary. Take a boat out into the harbour whale watching or head to nearby national parks to spot kangaroos and wallabies. All around the harbour there are beach destinations like Manly where you can go to swim and surf. Sydney is a city that promises and delivers a lot of excitement.

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