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  • Address: Sydney 2000, Australia
  • Admission: Free

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Sydney Harbour Bridge

Along with the Sydney Opera House, the Sydney Harbour Bridge is a vital part of the city's downtown skyline. Rising 442 feet above the waters of Sydney Harbour, the arched, steel-riddled structure has eight lanes of traffic, plus a pedestrian and bike lane, connecting Sydney's North Shore with the bustling Central Business District.

From afar, the bridge is best seen as part of a harbor cruise, from which travelers can stare straight up and truly appreciate its grandiose size. Rather than craning your neck up, however, consider tackling the Sydney BridgeClimb to get a view from the top. Visitors can cross the bridge on walking and biking tours, or see it from the sky on a helicopter ride. For a real treat while visiting Sydney and strolling around downtown, stay until daylight fades away to see the bridge illuminated at night.

Insider's Tip: The bridge plays a starring role in Sydney's New Year's Eve fireworks display.

Practical Info

If you plan on climbing Sydney Harbour Bridge, expect to spend between 1.5 to 3.5 hours, depending on the length of the climb.

Did You Know? It took 1,400 people and over eight years to build the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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Sydney BridgeClimb, Sydney, null
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Sydney BridgeClimb

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Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge with an expert guide for the ultimate Sydney experience. Get amazing views and learn all about the iconic structure during your ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: Varies

From USD $122.60
2-Day Combo: Sydney City Tour, Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise and Blue Mountains Day Trip, Sydney, ... 
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2-Day Combo: Sydney City Tour, Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise and Blue Mountains Day Trip

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Spend one day sightseeing in Sydney and another day exploring the Blue Mountains with this combination of best-selling tours. Start in Sydney with a city and ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: Valid for 2 days over a 7 day period.

From USD $185.45
Sydney Day Tour with Optional Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise, Sydney, Lunch Cruises
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Sydney Day Tour with Optional Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise

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Discover Sydney and its surroundings on a full-day tour that combines a morning visit to Manly with an afternoon tour of downtown Sydney and a drive out to see ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $96.99
Sydney Harbour Tour by Helicopter, Sydney, Lunch Cruises
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Sydney Harbour Tour by Helicopter

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Fly over beautiful Sydney Harbour by helicopter for a bird's-eye view of Sydney. Your expert pilot will provide informative commentary on all the sites as you ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $170.71
Blue Mountains Day Tour Including River Cruise and Wildlife Park with Optional Scenic World ... 
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Blue Mountains Day Tour Including River Cruise and Wildlife Park with Optional Scenic World Upgrade

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Enjoy a Blue Mountains day tour including the Three Sisters, Featherdale Wildlife Park and a cruise down the Parramatta River. Upgrade your tour and include an ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: Flexible

From USD $115.62
Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise, Sydney, Day Trips
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Sydney Harbour Tall Ship Twilight Dinner Cruise

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Experience the magic of Sydney Harbour at twilight on board an authentic tall ship. As you sail past Sydney's most iconic sights including the Sydney Opera ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $76.82
Sydney Harbour Luxury Cruise including Lunch, Sydney, Dinner Cruises
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Sydney Harbour Luxury Cruise including Lunch

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Get a glimpse of the life of a fabulous Sydneysider as you cruise like a local on this small-group luxury tour of Sydney Harbour. See all the iconic ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 4 hours (approx.)

From USD $213.39
Private Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Day Tour From Sydney, Sydney, Day Cruises
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Private Hunter Valley Wine Tasting Day Tour From Sydney

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Enjoy a private Hunter Valley wine tour from Sydney, exclusively for your group of 4-7 guests. Enjoy wine tasting at boutique wineries plus stops to taste ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $83.14
Private Helicopter Tour: 20-Minute Sydney Harbour and Coastal Flight with Transfers, Sydney, ... 
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Private Helicopter Tour: 20-Minute Sydney Harbour and Coastal Flight with Transfers

See Sydney and its coastal wonders, on this spectacular 20-minute private helicopter tour, where the helicopter and pilot are committed to providing a ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: 20 minutes (approx.)

From USD $201.75
Blue Mountains Day Tour Including Three Sisters, Scenic World and Wildlife Park, Sydney, Helicopter ... 
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Blue Mountains Day Tour Including Three Sisters, Scenic World and Wildlife Park

Enjoy a Blue Mountains day tour including the Three Sisters, Scenic World, Featherdale Wildlife Park and a cruise down the Parramatta River. Take in the ...  Read more

Location: Sydney, Australia
Duration: Flexible

From USD $169.93

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