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Secluded beaches, quiet coves and soaring headlands predominate this harbor, which is considered one of the world's most beautiful.
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9240 8500
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Reviewed today

A bustling harbour where there are plenty of places to sit & eat / drink & watch the world go by. Better on a sunny day, many people take the opportunity to walk to the other side of the harbour to take a photo of...More

Thank Amber C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The great thing about Sydney harbour is the ability to walk in so many amazing spots. Top suggestions would be any of the following - over the harbour bridge, around the opera house and Mrs Macquarie chair, rushcutters bay, cremorne point, Mosman to middle head...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed yesterday

Imagine being in Sydney and not visiting the Sydney Harbour! One of the most beautiful places i've ever visited. Would love to visit every year

Thank Oussama A
Reviewed yesterday

It is the cheapest way to enjoy the harbour....be up on the front deck asap to get a prime view...and have a jacket...

Thank UtahBikers
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What else would you take a picture except a picture of you with the opera house in the background. Going to close to the opera house would not give you as nice a picture as when you took it a bit further away. There’s a...More

Thank Waron S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Growing up in this pristine part of the world, one takes it for granted, probably just like they do most things in their childhood. On a recent return to Australia's biggest smoke, we decided to get the ferry to Manly and take some shoots on...More

Thank sidbaker1
Reviewed 2 days ago

my wife and i visited this Sydney for a week and we came to the Harbour a few time. so much to see and do. it was great. worth the trip

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great place, day or night to take a photo of the two most iconic buildings in Sydney, the bridge and the opera house.

Thank Russ1470
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the worlds most beautiful harbours. It is so clean and has the added advantage of being spanned by the also amazing Sydney Harbour bridge. The iconic Sydney Opera House looks spectacular on the shores of this beautiful Harbour. The Botanical gardens...More

Thank _mariesmith12606
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must, catching a ferry around Sydney Harbour, esp in summer. I’ve travelled around the world but nothing beats this cities harbour, just magical

Thank Pav75
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Karen B
August 9, 2018|
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Response from Jeff R | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure what your question is ? Are you looking for a website about the Harbour ? The HTML characters you are asking about I can’t help you with , speak to a computer guy . Jeff
Lindy N
November 20, 2017|
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Response from Rodney W | Reviewed this property |
You can get on cruises pretty quickly as there are a fair few operating with some having shows etc We have been a few times and easy to get on might wait for 30 min to hour. The ferry is also another way of seeing lots of... More
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I would walk beyond the ocean liner berths to under the Harbour Bridge. Great views, especially early morning, when the angle of the sun gives great lighting.