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  • Location: Sydney, Australia
  • Duration:  2 days (approx.)
Combine two great Sydney experiences into one with a hop-on hop off Sydney Harbour cruise and a hop-on hop-off city bus tour. With your 24-hour passes -- one for each tour -- explore Sydney and Bondi aboard an open-top double-decker bus and visit sites such as the Sydney Opera House, The Rocks, Chinatown and the Royal Botanic Gardens. On your Sydney Harbour cruise, stop at sites such as Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, Watsons Bay, Manly and Luna Park. This is the perfect way to experience the best of Sydney!

Highlights

  • Sydney hop-on hop-off bus and cruise combo tour
  • See all of Sydney’s greatest sights with your two 24-hour passes
  • Explore Sydney and Bondi aboard an open-top double-decker bus and visit sites like the Sydney Opera House
  • Enjoy onboard commentary to learn about the places you see
  • Cruise on Sydney Harbour and hop off at Circular Quay, Taronga Zoo, Darling Harbour and more
  • Create your own itinerary and enjoy great photo opportunities of Sydney's icons

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What You Can Expect

Sydney Combo: Hop-On Hop-Off Harbor Cruise and Hop-On Hop-Off City Bus Tour

Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Bus

Hop-On Hop-Off Sydney Harbor Cruise
Board the cruise at Darling Harbour or Circular Quay for a scenic, relaxing cruise. As you cruise along Sydney Harbor, hop off at eight locations including Manly, Watsons Bay, Luna Park, Taronga Zoo and Darling Harbour, home to the Sydney Aquarium, Madame Tussauds and the Maritime Museum.

Create your own sightseeing itinerary with your 24-hour pass and enjoy informative commentary on board the cruise, which departs every 45 minutes. The entire route takes between 1 and 1.5 hours.

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Board the open-top, double-decker bus at Central Station or Circular Quay with your 24-hour pass and enjoy informative onboard commentary as you explore Sydney and the nearby suburb of Bondi, with 35 stops to choose from.

Hop off to explore sites such as the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbor Bridge, The Rocks, the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Sydney Aquarium, Town Hall, Bondi Bridge and Chinatown.

The entire route takes about 1.5 hours, and the bus departs every 15-20 minutes from each stop.

You can also choose to include a round-trip ferry from Circular Quay to Manly, a Sydney suburb known for its beautiful beaches and Sydney Harbour National Park.

Itinerary


List of Hop-On Hop-Off Cruise Stops:

Darling Harbour:
SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, Wild Life Sydney Zoo, Madame Tussauds, Imax Theater, Star Casino, Sydney Tower, Powerhouse Museum, Chinatown
Circular Quay: The Rocks, weekend markets, Sydney Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens, Harbour Bridge Pylon
Luna Park: Jeffrey Street Wharf, Luna Park, North Sydney Olympic Pool, Sydney Harbour Bridge walkway
Watsons Bay: Waterfront restaurants, beaches, pubs
Taronga Zoo: With over 2,900 exotic and native animals, free zoo-keeper talks and animal shows, there is something for everyone.
Fort Denison: A historic island and restaurant in the middle of the harbour. Park entry fees apply.
Shark Island: A small island that is perfect for a picnic and swim. Park entry fees apply
Manly: Only a short walk to Manly beach, restaurants, shops and Manly SEA LIFE Sanctuary

List of Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour Stops:

Circular Quay
Wynyard
Queen Victoria Building
Town Hall
Cook & Phillip
William Street
Kings Cross
El Alamein Fountain
Woolloomooloo
Sydney Opera House
Royal Botanic Gardens
Parliament House
Hyde Park North
Australian Museum
Central Station
Power House Museum
Fish markets
Star Casino
Maritime Museum
Hard Rock Cafe/Convention Centre
Imax/Chinese Gardens
Sydney Aquarium
King Street Wharf
Overseas Passenger Terminal
Campbells Cove
The Rocks
Circular Quay
Central Station
Chinatown
Park Street
Paddington
Bondi Beach
North Bondi
Rose Bay
Double Bay
Manly
Garden Island (including free admission to the Naval Heritage Museum)
Fort Denison
Shark Island
Darling Harbour
Taronga Zoo
Watsons Bay
Luna Park

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

great tour ,great value and very friendly staff

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

The tours were great and provided a lot of great stops.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

The Harbor Cruise is a must do for Sydney...great overview of this beautiful city.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Great way to see the city. All the staff were enthusiastic and well informed.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

As first time visitors to Sydney, we really enjoyed getting an overview of the city.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

Had an amazing day. Weather was perfect which helped. We were tourist in our own City. Boat trip great. Bus so so. Commentary ahead of the bus.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

This was great! So convenient and very thorough.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

The harbour cruise was amazing. I liked the hop on hop off bus except the driver takes too long at times selling tickets on the stopovers which delays the whole trip otherwise it was worth it every cent.

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